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Ghanaians prefer election of rulers to other methods

Surveys from the Afro barometer indicate that 73 per cent of Ghanaians now prefer elections to any other method of selecting their rulers. Even though the study indicated that the two leading political parties in Ghana, the National Democratic Congress and the New Patriotic Party, enjoy specific social support base, …

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Wa NDC Youth accuses party executives of non performance

A youth group affiliated to the National Democratic (NDC) has criticised the leadership of the party in the Wa Municipality for “non performance”. The group known as “Will of the Youth(WOTY)”, noted that the party was losing its vibrancy in the area. At a press conference in Wa on Thursday, …

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NDC will unite and retain power in 2012 – NAFBEG

Northern Alliance for a Better Ghana (NAFBEG), a pressure group has noted that the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) would stay united after the Sunyani congress next month and clench victory in Election 2012. A statement issued by Sulleman Abubakar Bayeta, General Secretary of the movement and copied to the …

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Take wise decisions at Congress – NDC guru

Mr Kofi Minitah, a founding Member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has appealed to the delegates to the party’s July congress in Sunyani to take wise decisions which could keep the party from disintegration. He said that the ability for the party to retain power or otherwise in the …

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United Cadre Front appeals to former President Rawlings

The Upper East Regional branch of the United Cadre Front (UCF) has appealed to former President Jerry Rawlings to persuade Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings, to rescind her decision to contest President Mills in July. The Chairman of the UCF, Mr Alagskomah Asakeya, made the appeal in a statement issued by …

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PNC can win 2012 election – Secretary

The People’s National Convention (PNC) can win the 2012 elections if it does away with internal struggles and organize its structures, Mr Henry Fatchu, Upper East Regional Secretary of the party has said. Mr Fatchu said this in reaction to the recent polls conducted by Synovate, which put the PNC …

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Workshop organised for members of Nkoranza North Assembly

Mr Kwadwo Agyei-Dwomor, Nkoranza North District Chief Executive, has urged Assembly Members to forge ahead in unity and co-ordinate ideas towards the development of their communities. Mr Agyei-Dwomor was addressing the opening of a two-day orientation workshop for members of the District Assembly at Busunya in Brong-Ahafo. The programme was …

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NDC Women’s Organizer unhappy over crisis in Presidential primaries

Mrs Sarah Efuah Armah, Nsaba Ward Women’s Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has expressed worry over the internal wrangles which had bedeviled presidential primaries campaign. She said it is not politically healthy for supporters of Professor J.E.A Mills and Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings to be insulting themselves. Mrs …

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CPP announces dates for regional confabs of the party

The Convention People’s Party at the weekend released a schedule of the party’s regional congresses and conferences for 2011. A statement signed by Wing Commander Sogbojor (Rtd), Chairman of the 2011 CPP Congress Committee in Accra said: “The 2011 Congress Committee of the Convention People’s Party wishes to confirm that …

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Parliament tells Executive to handle business of the House with dispatch

Papa Owusu Ankomah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Sekondi, on Friday urged the Leadership of Parliament to let the Executive handle the business of the House with a sense of urgency. He said the issue about ministers of state appearing before the House to answer questions has been a contentious …

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