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We won't allow any probe into Mahma's car gift - NDC caucus

Attempts by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) to get parliament to probe the circumstances under which John Dramani Mahama received a four-wheel vehicle believed to be worth around $100,000 as a gift from a Burkinabe contractor will likely not succeed.

NPP man shot by robbers

A member of the opposition New Patriotic Party’s Akropong and Eastern regional communication team, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, popularly known as IGP, has been attacked and shot by armed robbers at his residence in Accra.

Krowor NDC candidate steps down

The National Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams has indicated the party is poised to win the Krowor seat despite the stepping down of its parliamentary candidate over the weekend.

Akufo-Addo condoles Prez Mahama over mum's death

New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has extended his condolence to President Mahama, following the death of his mother, Abiba Nnaba.

“I extend my condolences to @JDMahama and his family on the passing of his mother, Madam Abiba Nnaba. May she rest in perfect peace", Akufo-Addo tweeted.

Abiba Nnaba, according to the Minister of Communications, Edward Omane Boamah died on Tuesday night.

Family sources say the late Hajia Abib is expected to be buried later at Damango in the Northern Region in line with Islamic tradition.

Allotey was arrested – Hopeson Adorye insists

A member of New Patriotic Party (NPP)'s Communications team, Hopeson Adorye, has insisted the Central Regional chairman of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Allotey Jacobs, was held and questioned by British law enforcement agents over money laundering at the Heathrow Airport on Sunday.

Our order was clear, EC must get rid of NHIS voters - Justice Dotse

Justice Jones Dotse, member of the seven-member Supreme Court panel that ruled on the legality or otherwise of NHIS registrants on the voter has stated that the court's directive for names of such registrants to be taken off the register by the Electoral Commission.

Get serious if you want to be part of Nov polls - Ayariga tells Konadu

Founder of the All People's  Congress (APC) has told the National Democratic Party (NDP) and its flagbearer to get serious and abide by the rules and regulations of the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana if they really want to contest in the November 7 general elections.

SC stops Zanetor case at High Court

The Supreme Court has upheld an application from Dr Zanetor Rawlings questioning the capacity of an Accra High Court to hear suit where her eligibility as the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) Parliamentary nominee for the Klottey Korle Constituency is being challenged by the incumbent MP, Nii Armah Ashitey.