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Court closes down Odike shops over GH¢404,000 debt

Customers of Odike Ventures, a popular fashion shop in Adum, Kumasi, belonging to founder of the United People's Party (UPP), Akwasi Addae 'Odike' were left disappointed on Monday morning when their shopping was ended abruptly following a court order for the closure of the shop and other businesses belonging to the controversial  politician.

Mahama, Akufo-Addo to square off in two-man IEA Debate

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) is considering putting up for the first time,  President John Mahama of the ruling National Democratic Congress against his main contender Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) , in a two-man presidential debate ahead of the November 7 general elections..

NPP lose another chairman

The Ahafo Ano South Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Anthony Osei Yaw Akoto has passed on at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) where he  had been receiving treatment after sustaining multiple injuries from a fatal accident which occurred last Monday.

Konadu's presence won't change anything, Mahama will still win - Minister

Minister of Communications, Dr Edward Omane Boamah has stated the presence of former first lady and flagbearer of National Democratic Party, Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings in the November elections would only have “insignificant” impact on the elections and would not change anything.

NDC registering minors - EC official

The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been accused of attempting to register underaged persons in the ongoing limited voters registration exercise in the Tamale Metropolis.

MMDCEs must not be appointed, they must apply - Konadu

The presidential candidate of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, has supported calls for a stop to the appointment of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs).

I dropped 'Wontumi' case for my mum - Ibrahim

The Manhyia North New Patriotic Party (NPP) Constituency Secretary, Felix Ibrahim has disclosed he decided to withdraw an assault case against the regional Chairman of the party because his mother was being threatened.

Inusah Fuseini denies EC bribery claims by NPP

Incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale Central in the Northern Region, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini has denied claims by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary candidate for the area, Dr. Barhama Ibrahim Anyass that, he [Fuseini] had been bribing Electoral Commission officers in the ongoing limited voter registration exercise.

Chairman 'Wontumi' granted bail

Ashanti Regional New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi-Boasiako facing charges for assaulting Manhyia North MP, Collins Owusu Amankwa has been granted bail by the Asokwa Magistrate court.

Chairman 'Wontumi' for court today

The incarcerated Ashanti regional chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Bernard Antwi Boasiako aka Chairman 'Wontumi',  will be put before court today for the alleged assault of Manhyia North Member of Parliament., Collins Owusu Amankwaah.

Nana Addo in SA to receive Honourary Doctorate degree

New Patriotic Party (NPP) Presidential Candidate, Nana Addo Dankwa left Ghana last night to South Africa where an Honourary Doctor of Law Degree will be conferred on him by the prestigious University of Fort Hare, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa, on May 5, 2016, as part of the University’s centenary celebrations.