Politics

2016 elections will not be free and fair – Nduom, Konadu, Mahama insist

The Presidential candidates for the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), National Democratic Party (NDP) and the People’s National Convention (PNC) have declared that the 2016 general elections will not be free and fair. According to them, there are many indications the elections will not be conducted in a manner that will be fair to the various political parties. A joint statement ...

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Gov’t awards another GH₵35m contract to Woyome despite scandal, says OccupyGhana

OccupyGhana says it has discovered a GH¢35 million contract awarded to embattled businessman, Alfred Woyome, although the dust is yet to settle on a scandalous judgement debt awarded to him. Mr Woyome is yet to refund a GH¢51.2 million judgement debt he obtained from the state which according to the Supreme Court was acquired through unconstitutional and invalid contracts between ...

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Real power belongs to the masses not pollsters – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said the outcome of the recent elections in America indicates that real power belongs to the ordinary masses and not pollsters. Speaking at a press conference in Ho on Monday, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, who is also Chairman of the Communications committee of the Volta NDC Campaign taskforce, said although ...

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We’ll win, but don’t be complacent – Akufo Addo tells supporters

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The New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer for the 2016 elections, Nana Akufo-Addo, has urged party supporters not to be complacent by work hard to ensure victory on December 7. Nana Akufo-Addo, who is seeking to unseat the National Democratic Congress’ President John Mahama in his third attempt, told supporters to go out in their numbers to vote for the party ...

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Mahama won’t reduce fuel prices, ignore Nana Addo- NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Flagbearer, President John Mahama, has no plans to reduce the price of petroleum products ahead of the 2016 elections. This is according to the Campaign Coordinator of the NDC’s 2016 Campaign, Kofi Adams, who denied assertions by the New Patriotic Party (NPP), that President Mahama is set to reduce prices of petroleum products in a ...

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Ayariga sues EC again over disqualification

The disqualified presidential nominee of the All People’s Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga, has sued the Electoral Commission (EC) for the second time, praying the court to direct the Commission to include him in the December presidential race. Confirming the latest move to Citi News’ Sixtus Dong Ullo, Mr. Ayariga said his party is also seeking interpretation of some sections of ...

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NPP Ashanti protests over ballot paper ‘error’

Confusion broke out at the Ashanti Regional office of the Electoral Commission on Monday, after the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), refused to accept the parliamentary ballot papers sent there for the upcoming polls. According to the party, the ballot did not have the NPP’s initials printed on it, as it had been done for other parties. The ballots for ...

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NPP hasn’t shown ability for good leadership – Veep

Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has cautioned Ghanaians against voting for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) because they have not shown the ability to provide good leadership for the country. He said President John Mahama still remained the safest pair of hands in terms of good leadership qualities to ensure the forward march of the country. Vice President Amissah-Arthur gave the ...

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