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Woyongo bows out of active party politics

Former Member of Parliamentary for the Navrongo Central Constituency, Mr Mark Owen Woyongo has announced plans to exit active party politics even though he would be at the background to infuse support and counsel to the National Democratic Congress (NDC). As part of the decision to exit active politics, Mr …

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Prof Akyeampong hails Kwame Nkrumah’s visionary leadership

Professor Emmanuel K. Akyeampong, Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Harvard University Centre for African Studies, has hailed Ghana’s founding President, Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s visionary leadership, and described him as “a man who was light years ahead of his time”. “Look at the things that he did – the Port is there, …

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NPP Western Region clarifies vandalism accusation

The Western Regional New patriotic Party (NPP) Communications Director, Okatakyie Amankwah Afrifa, on Wednesday refuted allegations that a faction of the regional executives broke into the office of the Regional Secretary in a  bid to “eject him” from office. “We have not broken into any office, in fact we run an open administration and …

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CPP needs results oriented leadership to annex power in 2020 – Executives

The Constituency Executives of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) in Cape Coast North and South have said there is the need for the party to reinvigorate the rank and file for electoral victory in 2020. They said the party would only win political power if its leaders demonstrate credibility and …

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Bagbin Fan clubs mushrooming across the country

Ahead of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) opening nominations for its Presidential primary in November, Mr Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin keeps deepening his sway in the party. Consequently, there are plans by many individuals to contribute to the process of getting him elected as leader, and the support system …

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Ghana beyond aid is lethal rhetoric – Bagbin

Mr Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin, Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament has warned that President Akufo-Addo’s newfound slogan – Ghana Beyond Aid – is a dangerous rhetoric that could retard progress. “He was my very good friend in parliament, but I completely disagree with him because the development partners are completely …

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NPP eyes 26 Brong-Ahafo parliamentary seats in 2020 

A youth organiser aspirant of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Brong-Ahafo Region has pledged to ensure that the Party wins at least 26 parliamentary seats in Election 2020. Currently, the NPP has 20 out of the 29 parliamentary seats in the region. But, in an interview with the …

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Group prays Tema High Court to nullify NPP Tema East elections

The Tema High Court will on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, hear an application from four New Patriotic Party (NPP)’s polling station executives calling for the nullification of Tema East Constituency polling station elections held recently. The four applicants are: Mr Adolph Vanderpuye, Mr Justice K. Aba-Billa, Madam Monica Teinor and …

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NPP to institute reward scheme for party loyalists 

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Secretariat of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) is to set-up a Reward Scheme to motivate supporters to work hard to enhance the fortunes of the NPP in Election 2020. Mr Kofi Ofosu Boateng, the Deputy Regional Secretariat of the NPP, said the reward would make the party …

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Government not creating ethnic regions – Minister

Mr Daniel Botwe, Minister for Regional Re-organisation and Development has stated that “we are not in the business of creating ethnic regions” but rather political administrative regions. He assured chiefs and traditional rulers that “No kingdom, no ethnic head will lose his authority because one area of his jurisdiction moves …

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