Ghana Politics and Election News

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.

Ban Mahama from coming to Kumasi - Chairman Wontumi to Otumfuo

The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, aka Wontumi, has accused former President John Mahama and some elements in the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) of showing disrespect to the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.

Democratic Mahama listens to wise counsel unlike Prez Akufo-Addo – Asiedu Nketia

The opposition National Democratic Congress’ (NDC’s) General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia (aka General Mosquito) has suggested President John Mahama listens to wise counsel, unlike President Akufo-Addo, who he claims rejected Asantehene’s counsel to concede defeat after the 2012 General Elections, when he was a candidate.

Obour’s political ambition lands NPP executives in trouble

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Asante Akyem South Constituency of the Ashanti Region is reported to have suspended some polling station executives within the party for allegedly supporting the parliamentary candidature of renowned Hiplife musician, Mr Bice Osei Kuffour (aka Obour).

NPP MP praises Jospong, urges support for company

The Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation Yaw Addo Frimpong has called on political leaders and all stakeholders to support the Jospong group of companies.