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If we are unable to do this, then we have all failed in ensuring that security is upheld to its required and logical conclusion.

Need To Remain Security Conscious At All Times

 In a comprehensive sense, meaningful security in a country implies the assurance that any person or a group of people, including foreigners, found in any part of a country can have a peace of mind that they deserve to co-exist with one another and contribute their quota to the country’s socio-economic development. In this connection, it is essential for all residents in the country to view security matters within the context of the level of care a nation gives to them rather than over-blowing any one-off or a few incidents out of proportion to exaggerate the reality of the situation. When the report about the three, now four, missing girls in Takoradi came out, painful as it was and it is now, it was politicised to create the impression that the security apparatus in the country was not working as expected.

The decision by the Interior Minister is one that has come under severe scrutiny and criticism from security experts and a cross section of the public

Armed personnel of the mttd of the Ghana Police

Written By Nana Sifa Twum - The Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery has directed the hierarchy of the Ghana Police Service to arm personnel of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department, MTTD of the service. The directive forms part of plans by the government to arm all police officers including MTTD personnel.

However, those who will not receive the blessings of the electorate will be running into serious debt. With regard to the lamentations of the famous Actor, John Dumelo, ...

Vote Buying In National Elections

Written By Alhaji Alhassan Abdula - Many people were delighted at the recent peaceful parliamentary primaries organized by the NDC throughout the country. The feat chalked-up by the party is likely to be emulated by the other political parties that are yet to organize their primaries. In spite of the happy turn of events, a few polling stations recorded skirmishes leading to fisticuffs and the destruction of ballot papers at a polling station. This is uncalled-for. It’s believed that the party has taken note of the happenings and would put right what went wrong. A few of the candidates who lost the polls accused the winners of vote buying.

The crux of the matter is, which entity takes delivery of the fertilizers from the national level? Who are those in charge of those entities?

Smuggling of fertilizers under Planting For Food And Jobs Initiative

Written By Alex Blege - In 2017, President Akufo-Addo together with the Minister for Agriculture, Dr. Afriyie Akoto launched the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJs) so as to create the opportunity to boost food production for consumption and export. This initiative involves the provision of support services in the form of seeds and fertilizer to farmers. In spite of the challenges that bedeviled the farming season that year, it was reported that there was bumper harvest and the excess were exported to neighboring countries.

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