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We won’t dissolve steering committee – EC

 

The Electoral Commission (EC) says it will not dissolve the 18-member Steering Committee it set up to play what it says is a key role ahead of the November election.

NPP’s Cape Coast Parliamentary Candidate escapes knife & hammer attacker

The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Parliamentary Candidate for the Cape Coast North Constituency in the Central Region, Barbara Asher Ayisi, escaped an alleged attack on Saturday after a man entered her house with a knife, a hammer and other weapons supposedly to attack her. The suspect according to reports, was severely beaten before police came to his rescue.

EC cited for breaching CI

The Centre for African Democratic Affairs (CADA) has said the Electoral Commission’s (EC) effort to sanitise the voters register by deleting multiple names from the Voters Register was unlawful and illegal.

Akufo-Addo eulogises J.B. Danquah

The flag bearer of New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the 2016 elections,  Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has bemoaned the culture of intolerance that is eating deep into the body politics of the country.

Greenstreet’s win, Samia’s claims, NDC’s dismay, NPP’s merger proposal & Ghana’s gain

In life one must be courageous even if for a moment. True former general secretary of the CPP Ivor Kobina Greenstreet has emerged as the presidential candidate of the Party at congress on Saturday, January 30, 2016 but I dare say Ivor sowed the seed for the victory on 20 December 2014 at NDC’s National Delegates Congress in Kumasi, where before party gurus he fearlessly enumerated the hardships poor Ghanaians have been subjected to without mitigation.

Wereko-Brobby, Gabby fight on Twitter

Suspended New Patriotic Party (NPP) founding member, Dr Charles Wereko-Brobby, on Tuesday clashed with a leading member of the party, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko on Twitter.

Samia to contest Jomoro Parlimentry election; refuses to offer CPP apology

Defeated Convention People’s Party (CPP) Presidential aspirant, Miss Samia Yaba Nkrumah has defended her accusations of vote buying at the party’s presidential primaries and revealed she was considering going back to contest the Jomoro Parliamentary seat in the Western region.

Greenstreet blasts Samia over bribery comment

The newly-elected flagbearer of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Ivor Greenstreet has denied claims that he bribed delegates to win the party’s presidential primary on Saturday.

Samia not politically mature - Sekou

Brother to Samia Nkrumah, Dr Sekou Nkrumah, is of the belief that his sister does not really understand the dynamics of Ghanaian politics.

Ablakwa wins North Tongu NDC primaries

The Deputy Minister for Education in charge of tertiary, Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has won the nod for the second time at the parliamentary primary to contest the for the seat in North Tongu constituency on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).

Ghana losing moral authority - Dr Nduom

Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, a politician cum businessman, has said Ghana is losing its moral authority. “I am afraid for Ghana because we seem not to care about moral authority,” he stated on his facebook page.