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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.

We did not clash with NDC, They attacked us - Asunafo South NPP Candidate

New Patriotic Party (NPP) parliamentary candidate for the Asunafo South Constituency in the Brong Ahafo, George Boakye has that described as inaccurate, reports that the party's supporters clashed with supporters of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) over a voter transfer exercise being undertaken by the Electoral Commission (EC).

Mahama has done a lot to stem corruption - Joyce Bawa

Contrary to claims by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), President John Mahama's administration is very committed to the fight against corruption, Mrs Joyce Bawa Mogtari, Spokesperson for the ruling National Democratic Congres' (NDC) 2016 campaign has stated.

#Mahama Pledges: Our manifesto has Braille version & Ghana shall be exporting rice by 2021

In respecting the rights of the handicapped in society, President Dramani Mahama has reminded all that just as he made history as the president to appoint a blind minister, Dr. Henry Seidu Daanaa to the Chieftaincy and Traditional Affairs Ministry, the NDC’s party manifesto has a Braille version for the visually impaired to also peruse and understand the policies he seeks to implement in the next four years.

Beware of Desperate Wounded Elephants - Alban Bagbin

The Majority Leader in Parliament, Hon. Alban Bagbin has asked members of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) to be vigilant during the 2016 elections as the opposition can be crafty.

I tackled corruption better than Kufuor - Mahama

Despite assertions by opposition parties and some observers that President Mahama has not shown the needed commitment in clamping down on corruption, he disagrees pointing out his ‘Sunlight Policy.’

NPP couldn't guard manifesto, how can they hold power? - Gen Mosquito

General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia aka General Mosquito has stated that accusations by the New Patriotic Party(NPP) that the NDC had stolen ideas from them for their manifesto mean that the opposition party cannot be entrusted with the power to rule Ghana.