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Nduom flagbearership campaign launched

Mr Richard Nii Amoah, the Coordinator of the “Paa Kwesi Nduom Volunteers” (PKN), has called for the need for a vigorous campaign to promote the Convention Peoples Party (CPP) and the Presidential Candidate for Elections 2012. He said this when he launched the “Nduom for CPP Flagbearership Blue print,” at …

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DCE faces vote of no confidence

Thirty-one (31) members of the Afigya Kwabre District Assembly have signed a resolution calling for a vote of no confidence in the District Chief Executive, Mr Kwaku Oppong-Kyekyeku Kaakyire. They are demanding that the Presiding Member convenes a general meeting within a week to decide the fate of the DCE. …

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Commonwealth establishes Network of Elections Management bodies

Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (CHOGM) at the end of their 21st Biennial conference established the Commonwealth Network of Elections Management Bodies (CNEMB). This would also give meaning to the already existing Commonwealth Elections Monitoring Group and its activities towards the growth of democracy among member-countries. These were contained in …

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Sunyani Municipal Assembly fails to elect presiding member again

Sunyani Municipal Assembly has again failed to elect a Presiding Member after five abortive attempts since the inauguration of the 50-member Assembly about 10 months ago. None of the contestants has in all those attempts been able to secure the needed two-third votes required for the position. In the recent election …

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Minister calls for demolition of political pavilions

The Deputy Northern Regional Minister, Mr. Sam Nasamu Asabigi has called for the demolition of pavilions, round huts and other structures being used by some political party activists in the Region, particularly in the Tamale Metropolis, saying that such places were centres for crime and violence in the area. He …

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Four to contest Asante-Akim North NDC primary

Four out of five persons, have qualified to contest the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary primary in the Asante-Akim North Constituency. The national vetting committee of the NDC found Mr Ernest Stephen Yeboah not qualified to contest the primary. The four candidates are Daniel Osei Kwadwo, a real estate developer, …

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PNC would dislodge NDC, NPP – Bernard Mornah

Mr. Bernard Mornah, General Secretary, People’s National Congress(PNC), at the weekend  cautioned the National Democratic Congress(NDC) and the New Patriotic Party(NPP), the two biggest parties in Ghana, to prepare for a fierce battle in next year’s general election as the PNC was preparing to dislodge. The PNC, he stated, would …

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Sub-structure members of local government told to desist from partisan politics

The District Chief Executive for Jomoro, Mr Sylvester Nuamah Dadieh, on Friday urged members of the sub-structure of the Local Government system not to allow their political beliefs interfere with their work. He said Council and Area Committee members are to promote development by uniting their communities rather than openly …

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Six Ministers to appear before Parliament next week

Mr Cletus Avoka, the Majority Leader of Parliament has said six ministers would be expected to answer questions on the floor of the house during the second week of their meeting on Tuesday, 1, November 2011. They include the Minister of State responsible for the Scholarship Secretariat, Ministers for Information, …

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