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Nana Addo to create 11th region if elected

An eleventh region, to be called 'Western-North', will be created if the New Patriotic Party's (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo becomes the next president

There'll be no social media ban on Dec 7 – Minister

Contrary to an earlier proposal by the Inspector General Police (IGP), John Kudalor, of a possible social media ban during the December 7 general elections, the government says it will not block social media on the day.

Abudu chief to Nana Addo: Don’t be complacent

The Bolinlana, Mahama Abdulai, who is also the head of the Abudu Royal family in Dagbon, says the “impeccable integrity and commitment to good governance” traits of the New Patriotic Party’s presidential candidate for the 2016 elections, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is worth emulating as these “have been praised by both your admirers and critics alike.”

Disregard CDD survey, it's the same as NPP campaign message - Kofi Adams

The latest survey by the Centre for Centre for Democratic Development (CDD) which says about 70 percent of Ghanaians believe that the nation is headed in the wrong direction has been described by the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) as a reflection of the opposition party’s campaign message.

I became NDC because of Mahama's leadership - Oye Lithur

The Gender and Social Protection Minister, Nana Oye Lithur has stated that though she was not a member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) before her appointment, President John Mahama's leadership qualities have made her become a fully fledged member of the ruling party.

Montie 3 Saga: Pro-NDC Group seeks codification of contempt law 

Convener for pro NDC group, Research and Advocacy Platform, Razak Abu says it’s time for the country to take a second look at its loosely set contempt law adding his platform in petitioning the president for the Montie 3 release, also asked the Attorney General to initiate codification processes so minimum and maximum sentences can be set.

NDC targets 57% of votes on Dec 7

The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) is targeting 57% in the upcoming general election, Deputy National Campaign Co-odinator of the party , Mr. Adu Yeboah has disclosed.