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CDA Ghana rallies support for election of MMDCEs 

Mr Salifu Issifu Kanton, the Director of Community Development Alliance (CDA), has called on citizens to support the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to deepen Ghana’s decentralization process and guarantee social accountability. “If the country will move forward and ensure our decentralized structures are working properly, …

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President responds to NDC’s claims on national security

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday called false, allegations by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) had sponsored party followers into the National security apparatus. Responding to a letter written to him by the NDC’s Chairman, Mr Ofosu Ampofo stating the Party’s stand on …

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Former MP under Nkrumah petitions government over Constitution review

Madam Lucy Aninwa Anin, a Former Member of Parliament under the Nkrumah-led Administration, has petitioned the Government to review the 1992 Constitution as a matter of urgency. In the petition copied to the Ghana News Agency on Monday, the Former Legislator said she was aware of the constitution review attempts …

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ROPAA: Court adjourns case to March 21

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday filed an application at the High Court for extension of time to enable it to comply with Court’s order to operationalizes the Representative of the Peoples Amendment Act (ROPAA) (2006) Act 699 by December 17, 2018. Mr Sampson Lardi, counsel for five plaintiffs told …

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NDC group wants Justice Douse as running mate for Mahama

A National Democratic Congress (NDC) youth group in the Volta region has called on the former President John Dramani Mahama, the Flagbearer of the NDC to make Justice Delali Douse his running mate for the 2020 general elections. The group said Justice Douse who once chaired a tribunal under the …

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Hasten slowly on ROPAA implementation – Dr Segbefia  

Dr Alexander Segbefia a former Minister of Health has called on the nation to hasten slowly towards the implementation of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006 (Act699). “ROPAA implementation could pose as recipe for electoral disorder with the potency to endanger Ghana’s electoral architecture, Dr Segbefia stated …

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Terminate oil contracts under NDC – K.T. Hammond

Mr Kobina Tahiru Hammond, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Adansi Asokwa, has asked the Government to terminate some oil exploration contracts that were awarded under the last National Democratic Congress (NDC) Administration. According to him, the contract awarded to those companies had gone their three-year compulsory period without any …

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Former MP in court over land fraud

Daoud Anum Yemoh a former Member of Parliament for Domebra-Obom Constituency has appeared before an Accra Circuit court allegedly for defrauding a retired nurse of GH¢33,600.00. Yemoh is alleged to have collected the amount under the pretext of providing the retired nurse with five plots of land at New Legon …

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CID invites Ofosu-Ampofo over leaked tape

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has invited the National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, to assist in its investigations into an audio recording with security implications. A terse statement signed by Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) G. Tweneboah, Deputy …

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Mahama wins NDC Presidential race overwhelmingly

Former President John Dramani Mahama has been overwhelmingly endorsed by delegates of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) as the Party’s flagbearer for the 2020 general election. He was declared winner on Sunday morning with 213,487 votes representing 95.24 per cent of valid votes cast in the primary. Professor Joshua Alabi, …

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