In Ghana, president urges caution in constitutional change
By 21 March
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During a ceremony to swear in three members of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE), President Akufo-Addo urged caution in the ongoing national debate over amending Ghana's Constitution. He cautioned against wholesale or limited amendments, noting that "the Constitution has provided the bedrock for the longest uninterrupted, stable period of free governance in Ghana's turbulent history." [...] The President's call for caution amid a growing debate on amending Ghana's Constitution, with some calling for a review of provisions on the appointment of judges, the election of district chief executives, and the powers of the President, among others.
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