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PNC will give Ghana a new beginning – Dr Mahama

Dr Edward Nasigrie Mahama, the People’s National Convention (PNC) flag bearer in the 2008 elections, has assured Ghanaians that a PNC- led administration would transform the lives of ordinary Ghanaians. To this end, he said, the Government of PNC would create employment avenues to help reduce the unemployment problem facing …

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Mike Hammah re-elected Effutu NDC parliamentary candidate

The Minister of Lands and National Resources, Mr Mike Allan Hammah, was on Saturday elected the National Democratic Congress Party parliamentary candidate for Effutu at a party primaries held at Winneba. Mr Hammah, who was the sole candidate, was elected during the 26th Annual Delegates conference of the party by …

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Deputy Northern Regional Minister loses primaries

Mr San Nasamu Asabigi, Deputy Northern Regional Minister, has lost his bid to represent the Walewale Constituency on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the December General Election. Mr Asabigi polled 100 votes placing him third while the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Walewale Constituency, Mr …

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NDC group to demonstrate against NPP on judgement debt

Thousands of supporters of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) under the banner of “Concerned NDC Members,” would embark on a demonstration against the opposition New Patriotic Party on Tuesday January 24. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency on Saturday, Hajia Sherifatu Sule, Spokesperson of the group, said the Greater …

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CPP members should commit resources to build party – Samia Nkrumah

Ms Samia Yaba Nkrumah, National Chairman of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), has invited “true and loyal” members of the party to commit resources both financially and materially to support its activities. “We must share in the burden of financing the Party to promote its smooth running. We need to …

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Barton-Oduro wins Cape Coast primaries

Mr. Ebo Barton-Oduro, Incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Cape Coast, on Saturday earned 317 votes to contest Election 2012 when he beat two other contestants in National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) primaries held in Cape Coast. The Primaries which was keenly contested had Mr. Kwaku Ricket Hagan bagging 82  votes …

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Okudjeto Ablakwa and Quashiga win in Volta NDC primaries

Members of Parliament for Ho-Central, Keta and North-Tongu constituencies in the Volta region have lost their bids to contest this year’s   parliamentary elections on the ticket of the  National Democratic Congress (NDC). Captain George Nfodjo (retired) MP Ho-Central with 52 rpt 52 votes came third after the winner Mr Benjamin …

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Alhaji Abdul-Rashid Pelpuo wins Wa Central ticket

Alhaji Abdul –Rashid Pelpuo, the incumbent Member of Parliament for Wa Central, was on Saturday elected at the Wa Central Constituency Delegates Conference of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to contest the 2012 general elections. Alhaji Pelpuo won the election with a huge margin, recorded 350 votes out of the …

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Ghana’s Foreign Minister Mohammed Mumuni wins primaries

Foreign Minister Alhaji Mohammed Mumuni on Saturday won a keenly contested National Democratic Congress (NDC) primaries to represent the Kumbungu Constituency for the 2012 general elections. He polled 161 votes to beat his closest rival, the incumbent Member of Parliament, Alhaji Imoro Yakubu Kakpagu, who got 133 votes, while a …

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NCCE intensifies campaign towards peaceful elections

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has embarked on the formation of Inter-Party Dialogue Committees, nationwide, to assist make the coming December general polls, peaceful. Mr Kwaku Appia-Kagyah, Kumasi Metropolitan Director of the Commission, said the Committees would work hand-in-hand with the district assemblies to sensitize voters on the …

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