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NPP still leads in use of indecent expressions on radio – Media Foundation

The Media Foundation for West African (MFWA) on Thursday indicted the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) for use of indecent language on air after six weeks of monitoring of expressions on radio. Results of the radio monitoring by MFWA made available to the Ghana News Agency in Accra showed …

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NDC, DFP merge

The Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Tuesday merged at a ceremony in Accra . This was contained in a joint statement signed by Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, General Secretary of NDC, and Mr Bede A. Ziedeng, former General Secretary of DFP. It said: “We are …

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Agona West Municipal Assembly approves nomination of MCE

The Agona West Municipal Assembly on Monday approved the nomination of Mr Samuel Oppong as new Municipal Chief Executive for the area. Mr Oppong, who was the Presiding Member of the Assembly, polled 40 votes out of 44 votes cast by the Assembly. The election was supervised by Mr Serebour …

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Central Region records high challenge cases in Biometric Registration

The Upper Denkyira East District in the Central Region recorded the highest challenge cases of 415 in the recent Biometric Voter Registration conducted by the Electoral Commission (EC). A total of 1,235 challenges cases, bordering on the registration of minors and aliens, were recorded in the Region with Kasoa recording …

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CPP, PNC leaders asked to sacrifice positions and merge

Mr Bauh Inusah, Brong Ahafo Regional Secretary of the People’s National Convention(PNC), has called on the leadership of the Convention People’s Party(CPP) and the People’s National Convention to sacrifice their positions and merge. Speaking in an interview with the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Sunyani, he noted that the unwillingness …

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DCE expresses concern over indiscipline in NDC

The Gomoa West District Chief Executive, Mr Theophilus Aidoo-Mensah has appealed to the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to be ruthless in curbing indiscipline in the party. He said it was unfortunate that some members wanted to take the leniency of the leadership of the party to mean …

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Electoral Commission to display register in August

The Electoral Commission (EC) has decided to display the provisional biometric voters register for the 2012 election in August this year, a senior EC official has said. This is to afford prospective voters the opportunity to check the personal details which they provided during the 40-day registration exercise. The Director …

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Youth asked to avoid doing dirty work for politicians

Right Reverend Francis Amenu, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P) Church, on Saturday urged young people to shy away from doing “dirty work” for politicians in the forthcoming elections. He asked them to instead, be discerning and support only politicians, who would present positive plans and …

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Political parties asked to abide by code of conduct

The Greater Accra Regional Inter-Party Dialogue Committee, has called on all political parties to abide by the code of conduct for political parties, to ensure free, fair and non-violent election in December. This was disclosed to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Accra at the weekend, by Mr Prosper Largble, …

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CPP government will build a welfare state – Prof. Delle

Professor Edmond Nminyem Delle, Chairman of the Disciplinary committee of the Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP), has appealed to Ghanaians to vote the party into power to enable it to build a welfare state in which Ghanaians irrespective of tribe, religion or social status would co-exist peacefully. “We shall aim at …

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