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Only one NPP woman gets nod to contest seat in Central Region

Only one woman won the primary to contest Election 2012 as a parliamentary candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Central Region. Mrs. Mercy Hawa Koomson won to contest for the Awutu-Senya seat at the recent NPP primaries held throughout the country. The Central Region has 19 parliamentary …

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Resolve differences for victory, NPP Chairman cautions

Mr. Kwaku Asomah Kyeremeh, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has said the party could only snatch power from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) if they resolved any internal differences. “There is the need for the Party’s foot-soldiers, polling station executives and the top hierarchy to …

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Spio-Garbrah calls for peace in NDC

A vice chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, on Tuesday called for peace in the party split down the middle between supporters of President John Evans Atta Mills and former President Jerry Rawlings saying the party must win the 2012 elections, but it must not destroy …

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Samia Nkrumah advocates amalgamation of CPP and PNC

Ms. Samia Nkrumah, Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP) Member of Parliament for Jomoro, has appealed to the CPP and the People’s National Convention (PNC) to merge towards Election 2012. She said that the two parties that are being driven by the principles, policies and ideologies of Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first …

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Presidential aspirant urges government set up company to raise funds

Mr Kofi Akpaloo, a presidential aspirant for the Independent People’s Party (IPP), on Monday urged the government to set up a national development company for Ghanaians at home and abroad to be shareholders to raise billions of dollars to support development efforts. Mr Akpaloo noted that the nation’s shares in …

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DCEs asked to ensure realisation of Better Ghana Agenda

Dr Kwasi Akyem Apea-Kubi, Eastern Regional Minister, on Monday urged Municipal and District Chief Executive in the area to work harder to ensure the realisation of governments’ “Better Ghana Agenda”. He said this could be achieved through the initiation of policies and programmes that would lift the development agenda of …

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NDC executives protest against DCE nominee

Over fifty aggrieved zonal and polling station executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Jomoro Constituency have vehemently protested against the candidature of Sylvester Noumah Daddieh for the vacant District Chief Executive position. Speaking at a press conference in Half Assini on Friday, the spokesperson for the aggrieved …

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NPP group calls for political tolerance

Alhaji Ismaila Ibrahim, National Secretary of the Nasara Club, a wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has advised Ghanaians irrespective of their religious, ethnic and political backgrounds, to uphold the principles of peace and unity. He said such values facilitated national development. Alhaji Ismaila, who gave the advice when …

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I will eradicate poverty – Aspiring MP

Mr Adams Nuhu Timbile, Parliamentary candidate of the New Patriotic Candidate (NPP) for the Wa West Constituency, has told his constituents to expect a positive change in their lives if he becomes their Member of Parliament. The aspiring MP said he was passionate about eradicating poverty and ignorance and had …

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Mothers urged to ensure peaceful elections in 2012

Rev James Noble Tulasi, Head Pastor of Jubilee Christian Centre, Ho, has urged mothers in the country to preach peace as the 2012 general elections approaches. He said this has become necessary in view of how tension was building up ahead of the elections. Rev Tulasi who was delivering a …

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