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March, 2017

February, 2017

  • 23 February

    Full Text: Prz Mahama’s Keynote Address at the 2016 African Leadership Magazine Person of the Year Awards

    Thank you and good evening. It is an honour to be in the company of such distinguished fellow Africans gathered here tonight- Africans who have committed their lives to changing the negative narrative about our continent. A narrative about Africa being the richest continent, yet with the poorest people. Let me also thank the organizers and management of the African …

  • 21 February

    FULL TEXT: President Akufo-Addo’s first state of the nation address

    MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE NATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON THE OCCASION OF THE STATE OPENING OF PARLIAMENT ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017. Mr. Speaker, It is good to be back here again in this Chamber, where I spent some 12 memorable years as a Member of Parliament. I recollect with nostalgia …

January, 2017

  • 7 January

    Full Text: President Akufo-Addo’s inaugural speech

    INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF HIS EXCELLENCY, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON THE OCCASION OF HIS SWEARING IN AS PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE GHANA ARMED FORCES.  Mr Speaker, The Ghanaian people give thanks to Almighty God for the blessings, favour and grace He continues to bestow on them. Exactly a month ago, that is 7th December last year, …

  • 7 January

    FULL TEXT: Inaugural speech by new Speaker of Parliament Mike Oquaye

    INAUGURAL ADDRESS BY RT. HON. PROF. MICHAEL AARON OQUAYE SPEAKER OF THE 7TH PARLIAMENT OF THE FOURTH REPUBLIC. Introduction Your Ladyship the Chief Justice, My Lords Spiritual and temporal, Hon. Members of Parliament-Elect, Your Excellencies, Nananom, Niimei, Naamei, Political Parties Representatives, Press Corp, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen. In the first place I thank the Almighty God for the great favour …

  • 5 January

    Full Text : Mahama’s last State Of The Nation address

    Your Excellency the Vice President, Right Honourable Speaker, Your Ladyship the Chief Justice Honourable Members of Parliament Mr. Speaker, Allow me to begin by wishing everyone a Happy New Year. Afihyiapa. This hall that exists within these walls is a place where I have always felt at home. It was in this august house, as an MP for Bole-Bamboi, that …

  • 4 January

    Promoting safety and enhancing welfare through participation – The Liberian Children’s Case

    A Speech Delivered in Kakata, Margibi County at the year-end Program of the Children’s Parliament of Liberia By Martin K. N. Kollie Guest Speaker   December 26, 2016 The Speaker of the Children’s Parliament, Hon. Satta F. Sheriff The Deputy Speaker, Hon. Prince U. D. Tardeh Other Executives and Members of the Children’s Parliament Representative of the Ministry of Gender, …

December, 2016

  • 31 December

    ADDRESS BY FLT. LT. JERRY JOHN RAWLINGS AT THE 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 31ST DECEMBER REVOLUTION

    December 31st, 2016   Niimei, Naamei, Ministers of State, Religious leaders & Wulomei, Comrades, Fellow Ghanaians, Ladies and Gentlemen: 35 years ago I vividly remember the dark hours of our nation that we sought to redeem collectively as a people. 31st December 1981 revolution was 18 months after an uprising that awakened the conscientiousness of the Ghanaian people. The honesty …

  • 10 December

    President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo’s victory speech

    SPEECH DELIVERED BY NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, PRESIDENT-ELECT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA, ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2016, AFTER THE DECLARATION OF THE RESULTS OF THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION. Ladies and gentlemen of the media, fellow Ghanaians, A few minutes ago, at 7:51pm precisely, the President of the Republic and the NDC presidential candidate, H.E. John Dramani Mahama, called me …

  • 10 December

    President John Mahama’s Concession Speech

    My fellow Ghanaians, My Brothers and Sisters, A while ago, I phoned Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and offered him my congratulations for emerging the winner of the 2016 Presidential Elections. Every election is a hard-fought battle, and this one was no exception. For those of us who choose to be contenders and go into electoral contests, we go about it …