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Nana leads Mahama by 13 points in online poll

Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP),Nana Akufo-Addo, has a 13-point lead over President John Dramani Mahama, who is seeking re-election on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), results of an online poll has suggested.

We won't allow any probe into Mahma's car gift - NDC caucus

Attempts by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) to get parliament to probe the circumstances under which John Dramani Mahama received a four-wheel vehicle believed to be worth around $100,000 as a gift from a Burkinabe contractor will likely not succeed.

NPP man shot by robbers

A member of the opposition New Patriotic Party’s Akropong and Eastern regional communication team, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, popularly known as IGP, has been attacked and shot by armed robbers at his residence in Accra.

Krowor NDC candidate steps down

The National Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams has indicated the party is poised to win the Krowor seat despite the stepping down of its parliamentary candidate over the weekend.

Akufo-Addo condoles Prez Mahama over mum's death

New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has extended his condolence to President Mahama, following the death of his mother, Abiba Nnaba.

“I extend my condolences to @JDMahama and his family on the passing of his mother, Madam Abiba Nnaba. May she rest in perfect peace", Akufo-Addo tweeted.

Abiba Nnaba, according to the Minister of Communications, Edward Omane Boamah died on Tuesday night.

Family sources say the late Hajia Abib is expected to be buried later at Damango in the Northern Region in line with Islamic tradition.