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CPP pledges to restore peace in the north

CPP pledges to restore peace in the north

Mr Ivor Kobinah Greenstreet, the Presidential aspirant for the Conventions Peoples Party (CPP), has pledged to restore peace in the north to accelerate national development. In an interaction with the political parties organised by the Northern Development Forum on their plans and policies for the Northern, Upper East and Upper West Regions , Mr Greenstreet […]

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Political parties urged to use non-violent means to resolve electoral disputes

Mr Nantogmah Abdul- Rashid, the Ayawaso District Electoral Officer, has called on political activists to use non- violent means to resolve electoral disputes to help ensure peace in the elections. He said all stakeholders are expected to abide by the basic processes and procedures to avoid electoral offenses and as well ensure a free, fair […]

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Ghana’s electoral system ‘excellent’ – U.S. Ambassador

Ghana’s electoral system ‘excellent’ – U.S. Ambassador

U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, Mr. Robert P. Jackson has lauded Ghana’s electoral system describing it as “excellent”. Speaking on Class91.3FM’s America Decides programme with host Dr. Etsey Sikanku on Friday, Mr. Jackson said: “I think Ghana has an excellent electoral system in place and I am confident that the Electoral Commission and the voters will […]

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Akufo-Addo: Even the devil can’t stop my victory

Akufo-Addo: Even the devil can’t stop my victory

No evil forces can stop the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) from winning the December 7 polls to form the next government, flag bearer of the party, Nana Akufo-Addo has said. “When you come out to vote, no evil force, no demonic entity or machination can prevent the victory of the NPP,” he told […]

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EC gave us corrupted files as voters register – NPP

EC gave us corrupted files as voters register – NPP

The Electoral Commission has supplied soft copies of the voters register to political parties and the candidates contesting next month’s general elections but the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has alleged that many of the files given to them were corrupted. This year, the EC opted to provide only soft copies of the register to the […]

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Hassan Ayariga: My victory shows Ghana’s democracy is working

Hassan Ayariga: My victory shows Ghana’s democracy is working

The flagbearer of the All People’s Party (APC), Hassan Ayariga has welcomed a High Court order to the Electoral Commission to allow him correct errors on his nomination forms descriding the judgment as proof that the nation’s democracy is working. Mr. Ayariga was disqualified from the 2016 presidential contest because some of his subscribers also […]

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Nana Konadu: Mahama is stealing, his brother is stealing, friends also stealing

Nana Konadu: Mahama is stealing, his brother is stealing, friends also stealing

The founder and presidential candidate of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, has launched blistering attacks on President Mahama and his wealthy brother, Ibrahim Mahama, accusing them of stealing. Some online portals recently reported that the multi-millionaire had purchased a 20-million dollar jet for his brother, President Mahama. However speaking to traders […]

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Charlotte Ose: We’ll update media hourly on election day

Charlotte Ose: We’ll update media hourly on election day

The Electoral Commission (EC), has said that as part of efforts to deepen transparency and accountability, it will brief the media on hourly basis on election day, December 7. The Commission’s Chairperson, Madam Charlotte Osei, who announced this, says the Commission’s website and social media platforms, will also be used effectively in churning out vital […]

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You’ll be changed – Nana Akufo-Addo tells Mahama

You’ll be changed – Nana Akufo-Addo tells Mahama

The New Patriotic Party(NPP) Presidential Candidate, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says no amount of insults, vilification will stop the NPP from winning the December polls. He said majority of Ghanaians are yearning for a Change in government in the upcoming polls. Nana Addo said he’s amazed when Mahama claimed that changing an incumbent government affects […]

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Play in accordance with laid down rules, political parties urged

Mrs Eunice Yeboah Quaye, the Okaikwei District Electoral Officer, has called on political parties to play their roles in accordance with the stipulated rules to ensure free and fair elections in the December 7 polls. She said it is the responsibility of political parties, civil society organisations and all stakeholders to ensure that the peace […]