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Stop inciting people against DCE – NDC Group


A group of supporters of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Amansie Central district has vowed to resist the “disingenuous plot” by local party leaders to hound the District Chief Executive (DCE), out of office. They expressed absolute confidence in Mr Robert Bennet Forkuoh, the DCE, and said …

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NALAG congratulates new Assembly Members

The President of the National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG), Mr Theophilus Aidoo-Mensah, has congratulated assembly members-elect on their victory in the hotly contested elections. He said at the appropriate time, they would be welcomed to their various Metropolitan, Municipal and district assemblies. Speaking to the Ghana News …

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Don’t let power elude NDC in 2012 – MP

Mr Joseph Bukari Nikpe, Member of Parliament (MP) for Saboba, has advised the youth of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to unite and embark on programmes that would win more votes for the party to retain power in 2012. He expressed regret that vandalism, unnecessary agitations against District Chief Executives …

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PNC Secretary calls for youth re-orientation in multi-party democracy

Mr Bernard Mornah, General Secretary of People’s National Convention (PNC), has called for a national re-orientation for the youth to enable them better understand the dynamics of multi-party democracy in the country. He said the frustrations and agitations of the youth could be addressed when policy measures were put in …

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Samia calls for unified Nkrumaist front


Ms. Samia Nkrumah, Member of Parliament for Jomoro, at the weekend stressed that the Nkrumaist groups would only win political power when they unite. “Unity between the Convention People’s Party(CPP) and People’s National Convention(PNC) and other Nkrumaist groups is not a luxury but an absolute necessity if we want to …

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Minister suggests the transfer of DCEs



Mr Kwadwo Nyamekye Marfo, Brong Ahafo regional Minister, has suggested the transfer of District Chief Executives (DCE’s), to save them from problems arising out of local political intrigues. “I believe if the regulatory framework would permit the transfer of DCEs, a window for sheltering them from the myriad of problems …

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CPP marks “Positive Action Day” with attack on NPP, NDC

The Convention Peoples Party (CPP) on Saturday marked the 61st anniversary of the declaration of Positive Action, with attacks on the policies of both the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) and main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP). The CPP said the NPP failed at the onset of the discovery of …

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MP demands probe of poor organization of district polls

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ahafo-Ano North, Mr Richard Akuoko Adiyia, has denounced the poor management of the district level polls by the Electoral Commission (EC) and is demanding a probe to unravel the cause. He said the confusion and inconvenience to voters and the candidates were simply unacceptable. …

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Election of DCEs will breed incompetence – Ahwoi

Kwamena Ahwoi, a Principal Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), has said that the election of Chief Executives to the District Assemblies would breed incompetence and jeopardise the Decentralisation and Local Government System. He noted that competence could not be assured if Chief Executives were …

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PNC commemorates 29 years of the overthrow of Dr Limann

The Upper East Regional branch of the People’s National Convention (PNC), on Tuesday commemorated 29 years of the overthrow of Dr Hilla Limann, President of the Third Republic of Ghana in Bolgatanga. The PNC called on members to eschew sycophancy and unite for the total development of the party. The …

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