Ghana Politics and Election News

Akufo-Addo receives 2019 FOCOS Humanitarian Award

President Akufo-Addo has received the 2019 FOCOS Humanitarian Award, on behalf of the Government and people of Ghana, for the country’s “longstanding support for the Foundation of Orthopaedics and Complex Spine”.

Voters' register : Suing EC was our last resort - NDC

The National Democratic Congress, NDC, has defended its action of using legal means to register their displeasure by suing the Electoral Commission for the failure to provide the party's 2019 voters' register being used for the ongoing voters' exhibition which ends today.

NDC sues EC over voters’ register

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has sued the Electoral Commission over their failure to provide the party with a copy of the 2019 voters register.

Political parties endorse Dec.17 referendum as they prepare for DLES

Ghana’s major political parties have endorsed moves to ensure Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) are elected, at the launch of the Citizen’s Education and Awareness Raising Campaign on the Upcoming District Level Elections and Referendum (DLES).

Prez. Akufo-Addo committed to election of MMDCEs – Local Gov’t Minister

The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, who doubles as Member of Parliament (MP) for Nalerigu/Gambaga in the Northern Region says President Akufo-Addo remains committed to his manifesto promise of ensuring the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs), to boost development in local areas.