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Kits for biometric registration do not cause cancer, HIV – Electoral Officer

The District Electoral Officer for Awutu Senya, Mr Dominic Agbanu, has said it was untrue that kits for biometric registration could cause cancer. He said there was no truth in the rumours and that the Electoral Commission would not encourage anything that could endanger the lives of Ghanaians. Answering a …

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Irresponsible political conduct could ruin Ghana’s peace – NCCE Director

The Assin North Municipal Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), Mrs. Ellen Osei on Wednesday warned that the country could be thrown into a state of chaos if its peaceful democratic atmosphere was toyed with. She therefore advised that a stop be put to irresponsible political conduct, …

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Government will not derail political timetable – John Mahama

Vice President John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday said the government would not do anything that would derail the country’s political timetable this year. “The government will ensure that this year’s general election comes on clean and peacefully, just like we experienced in the past elections,” he said when members of …

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Ban political groupings in tertiary institutions – NCCE

The Agona East Inter-Party Dialogue Committee has been inaugurated with a call on Parliament to ban the formation of political groupings in tertiary educational institutions in the country. Mr Stephen Agyei-Yeboah, Acting Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in Agona East who made the call said student …

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Nana Addo urges Electoral Commission to be transparent in 2012 elections

Nana Akufo-Addo, flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to organize the December elections in a transparent manner for a clear-cut winner to be chosen. He made the call when speaking on “Our Yearning for Peace” at the National Interdenominational Prayer Service …

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CPP re-schedule date for filling of flagbearer forms

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) on Friday re-scheduled the date for filling of nomination forms from for presidential aspirants due to the dynamic development within the Nkrumahist front for a common agenda for Election 2012. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in an interview in Accra, Mr Ivor Kobina …

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NDC MP for Adenta Constituency out

Mr Kwadwo Adu Asare, National Democratic Congress Member of Parliament for Adentan Constituency on Saturday lost the seat to Mr Emmanuel Nii Ashie Moore. At the end of voting, Mr Asare obtained 17 votes of the valid ballot cast, whilst Mr Moore obtained 78 votes to win the seat. Dr …

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NDC primaries: Tettey-Enyo defeated

Ms Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe Ghansah, has won the Ada Constituency primaries of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) by defeating the incumbent and former Minister of Education, Mr Alexander Tettey-Enyo on Saturday. She obtained 149 votes of the valid ballots cast as against 114 votes acquired by Mr Tettey-Enyo whilst Mr …

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