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Fmr Dep Interior minister unaware of 2015 US-Ghana military pact content

Former deputy Interior Minister James Agalga says he is not privy to the content of a 2015 US-Ghana military pact despite its implications for domestic security. The agreement signed by then Foreign Affairs minister Hannah Tetteh was classified, he said.  All he knows is that the military cooperation agreement has expired. The content of the 2015 military deal has come under focus after Cabinet okayed a 2018 version which the Minority NDC oppose. The government has chided the opposition for its ‘hypocritical’ stance on the new...

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Ghana-US military deal: Hanna Tetteh may face Parliament – Muntaka hints

Former Foreign Affairs Minister, Hanna Tetteh, is likely to be hauled before Parliament to answer questions about allegations she signed a military cooperation agreement granting the United States military unrestricted access to Ghana’s military facilities in 2015. The allegation against the Minister under the erstwhile John Mahama administration was made by the current Defense Minister, Dominic Nitiwul, on Wednesday. At a press encounter yesterday, Mr Nitiwul produced two separate military agreements which, according to him, clearly show that the Jerry Rawlings and John Mahama administrations signed bilateral military agreements which he says laid the foundation for the new controversial...

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