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Montie 3 pardon sets an unnecessary precedent - Ndebugri

Although President John Mahama acted within the provisions of the constitution to pardon the Montie trio, the pardon action will set an unnecessary precedent, private legal practitioner, John Ndebugri has said.

Anita Abaidoo Leaves CPP To Join PPP

The Welfare Director of the Convention People's Party (CPP), Ms Harriet Anita Abaidoo, has left the CPP to join the Progressive People's Party (PPP) founded by Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom.

EC introduces plastic voting booths for Dec 7 polls

The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana is to swap the existing cardboard voting booths with plastic ones for the upcoming December polls, an official of the EC’s Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Department, Mr Fred Tetteh has hinted.

Sufficient biometric machines are available for December polls – EC

Head of Communications at the Electoral Commission (EC), Eric Kofi Dzakpasu has stated that the Commission have sufficient biometric voter devices for the conduct of the forthcoming December polls.The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) has raised concerns about the possibility of biometric devices malfunctioning on Election Day.

Mahama says Western roads done, but I saw nothing on my tour - Akufo-Addo

The 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says residents living in the northern part of the Western Region, who ply the roads in that part of the country on a daily basis, will decide on December 7, whether those roads have been constructed by President Mahama or not.

Are you Lordina to tell Mahama what to wear? - Amaliba

A member of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Abraham Amaliba has charged at people criticising President John Mahama for dressing in party colours when presenting outboard motors to some fishermen in the Western Region.