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Video of Mahama sharing money show's he's compassionate - Ablakwa

Deputy Minister of Education, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has stated that the video of President John Mahama sharing money to some traders at the Agbogbloshie market in Accra was going to positively affect the president's campaign rather than handicap it as people believe.

Mahama gave us GHC50, Agbogbloshie traders confirm

Despite denials by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that President John Mahama shared money on his Greater Accra campaign tour, three traders at the Agbogbloshie market in Accra are claiming to have received Ghȼ50 each from the president when he visited the area last  Thursday.

Fiifi Kwetey defines “incompetence”

Minister of Trade, Fiifi Kwetey has slammed the New Patriotic Party(NPP) over constantly referring to President John Mahama as incompetent saying the word better suits the opposition.

Vote buying: Mr President, enough is enough!

The president of any country must uphold the highest ethical and moral standards. As the leader and the number one role model in the country – the person everyone looks up to, the president must lead an exemplary life.

Dr. Bawumia taunts Amissah-Arthur to counter 170 claims made at last lecture

The New Patriotic Party’s darling boy and running mate to presidential hopeful, Nana Akufo-Addo is not one to be dissuaded easily and this time around, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has taunted his former central bank colleague and incumbent Vice President, Kwesi Amissah-Artthur to man up and respond to critical issues raised in his latest lecture about the economy and Ghana’s general standing.

We have to change Mahama to make Ghana work - Akufo-Addo

For a government that is going to work for the people, Ghanaians have to vote out President John Mahama's administration, presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated.

EC officials disenfranchising Ewe, Northern voters in Ashanti Region - NDC

The Deputy Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ashanti Region, Solomon Anane has alleged that the actions of some Electoral Commission (EC) officials in the region are deliberate attempt to disenfranchise some members of the NDC in the region.

150 Suame NPP supporters defect to NDC

Over one hundred and fifty New Patriotic Party (NPP) supporters have joined the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Suame constituency in the Ashanti Region.

I am offering solutions not promises - Akufo-Addo

The 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the policy initiatives he is offering to the people of Ghana ahead of this year’s elections are not promises, but solutions meant to address the myriad of problems confronting the Ghanaian people. 

PPP sues EC over ‘exorbitant’ filing fees

Director of Communications for the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Paa Kow Ackon says the party is in court over what he termed, the exorbitant filing fees, presidential and parliamentary candidates are being compelled to pay before they could successfully process their forms.

Agyarko is a Liar- Kofi Adams

Campaign coordinator of the National Democratic Congress(NDC) Kofi Adams says Policy Advisor of the opposition New Patriotic Party(NPP) Boakye Agyarko is a liar by suggesting that Ghanaians pay more for electricity bills than rent.

Kofi Adams explains NDC’s ‘Eye Zu, Eye Za’ slogan

With the meaning of political party slogans occupying the minds of some observers, the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) campaign coordinator and former spokesperson for party founder, Jerimiah John Rawlings, Kofi Adam was asked what his party’s ‘Eye Zu, Eya Za’ meant.