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Alan Kyerematen very much alive - Aide

Special Assistant to former New Patriotic Party (NPP) presidential hopeful, Alan Kyerematen has rubbished news making the rounds on social media that his boss has expired stating even as late as Tuesday night he was with him at his East Legon office.

All is set for the state of the "Ghanaian economy" lecture - NPP

The office of the vice presidential candidate of the biggest opposition party New Patriotic Party Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has changed the venue for the less than 24 hours public lecture from the Accra International Conference Centre to the Ntional Theatre  in Accra.

Mahama didn’t say 1 Metre-1 House, Abra people need metres that’s all – NDC’s Nkansah

The Communication Director of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Solomon Nkansah has noted the reportage by sections of the media that President Mahama is promising one household-one metre is not grounded in truth but rather an intervention by the president to avert the predicament of the people of Abra in the Central Region who needed prepaid metres.

Why I condemned Akufo-Addo - Mahama

President John Mahama has rejected criticism that he is deviating from real issues by attacking New Patriotic Party flagbearer, Nana Akufo-Addo, personally.

Family members even quarrel but let’s unite and win this election - Nana Addo

Leader of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo has advised members and leaders of the party to realise there would be disagreements in any family but for the task awaiting the NPP in this year’s election, everyone should make it a point to offer every resource they wield so the party and his good self can win the December’s presidential and parliamentary election.

Bulenga Naa endorses Akufo-Addo, honours him with chieftaincy title

The Paramount Chief of the Chakale Traditional Area in the Wa East Constituency of the Upper West Region, Bulenga Naa Seidu Nawalogne IV has endorsed the 2016 presidential candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

#Election 2016: 6 key strengths of Mahama vs Akufo-Addo

Anticipating a tight race in December, the National Democratic Congress (NDC)’s President John Mahama and the New Patriotic Party (NPP)’s Nana Akufo-Addo’s are trying to weaken each other’s appeal among floating voters.

Minority's timing of Ford Gift investigation wrong – Pelpuo

The Member of Parliament for Wa Central, Rashid Pelpuo, has rebuked the Minority in Parliament  over its unsuccessful attempt to get President John Mahama investigated by Parliament  for his receipt of the Ford Expedition gift from a Burkinabe contractor in 2012.

Mention names of bribe givers or I'll write to CHRAJ - Twum Boafo tells Prof Martey

Executive Secretary of Ghana Free Zones Board, Kojo Twum Boafo has threatened to officially write to the police and CHRAJ to investigate Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey's claims that he rejected a bribe from a politician if the outgoing Presby Moderator failed to mention the name of the person he was accusing.

Afoko to retire from mainstream politics in 2021

Suspended National Chairman of the NPP, Paul Awemtami Afoko has revealed that he will be retiring from active politics by 2021. He said in five years he would scale down his involvement in politics. 

11 Volta NDC Executives threaten to boycott new office opening, set to resign from party

Eleven members of the Volta Regional Executive Committee (REC) of the ruling National Democratic Congress including Regional Treasurer, Regional Vice Chairman, Deputy Regional Organizer, Deputy Regional Women Organizer and the Deputy Regional Youth Organizer have served notice they would resign en masse if leadership of the party at the national level do not contain the destructive activities of the Volta Regional Chairman and Regional Secretary of the party.

Speaker Doe Adjaho adjourns sitting, says Minority should wait for CHRAJ report

The Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho has terminated the motion filed by the Minority in parliament calling for investigations into President’s John Mahama’s Ford gift saga. Mr. Doe Adjaho directed the Minority New Patriotic Party (NPP) members of the house to pursue the case at the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice, (CHRAJ).

Hundreds line up in Bunkpurugu to welcome Akufo-Addo

Hundreds of people mostly New Patriotic Party (NPP) supporters in the Bunkprugu Constituency in the Northern Region have lined up on roads to welcome the flagbearer of the party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo into the constituency.