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Vol 42 No 8

Published 20th April 2001


Cash and carry

After 100 days in office President John Kufuor and his New Patriotic Party have problems with corruption - mostly involving their predecessors, the National Democratic Congress. Outgoing NDC ministers, MPs and officials were stopped from buying their official cars at knock-down prices. But they did get massive end of service benefits - running into billions of cedis; some of the cheques were written by NDC officials even after they had lost the election.

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