Home / Politics (page 435)

Politics

Senegalese Minister commends Ghana for effective decentralisation

Dr Aliou Sow, Minister of Decentralisation and Local Development in Senegal, on Thursday commended Ghana for giving   special attention to local development to strengthen communities at the grassroots. He said Senegal was ready to adopt these best practices for her development, saying “Senegal practices a very different system and it …

Read More »

Principles for Electoral Justice launched in Ghana

Ghana on Thursday joined the global community to observe International Democracy Day with the launch of Accra Principles for Electoral Justice. The principles acknowledge that; things can sometimes go wrong in electoral process, and that the manner in which these wrongs are redressed can determine the overall legitimacy of electoral …

Read More »

PNC has what it takes to form the next government- Policy Advisor

The Peoples National Convention (PNC) says it has the ideas and capabilities to transform Ghana into a prosperous and wealthy nation. Mr Atik Mohammed, Policy Advisor of the Party, said the political body have what it takes to form a credible government and is just waiting for the opportunity to …

Read More »

Ghanaians should stop insulting President Mills – NDC Founding member

Mr Kofi Mintah, a founding member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has admonished Ghanaians to respect President John Evans Atta Mills and stop castigating him without justification. He said the cultural values of the country forbid especially the youth to insult people who are older than them and this …

Read More »

NPP’s stolen verdict mantra was based on lack of understanding – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday intimated that the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) book “The Stolen Verdict,” which was the party’s assessment of the 1992 Elections was based on the lack of understanding of the electoral process. Mrs Silvia Annor, Principal Public Relations Officer of the EC stated in Accra …

Read More »

Vice President cautions against double registration during biometric exercise

Vice President John Dramani Mahama on Sunday warned that anyone caught engaging in double registration in the forthcoming biometric exercise would be prosecuted. He explained that with the biometric system, registration at different points would expose such people because of their finger prints that would be networked. Vice President Mahama …

Read More »

Public Procurement Authority calls for restraint on issues over procurement of biometric equipment

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) has appealed to parties involved in the procurement of equipment for the Biometric Voter Registration System to exercise restraint and wait for the court ruling on the matter. “The PPA will urge all the parties concerned and the general public to exercise restraint as we …

Read More »

Government would not be selective in carrying out development – DCE

Mr Kwadwo Agyei-Dwomor, Nkoranza District Chief Executive, has stated that the National Democratic Congress government would not be selective in carrying out development projects but would ensure the equitable distribution of the national cake in all communities. He said politics was all about developing the country and the NDC would …

Read More »

CPP congress faces interim injunction

Motion on notice for an order for interim injunction to restrain the Convention Peoples Party (CPP) from holding its September 9th and 10th Extra-Ordinary National Delegates Congress has been filed at Koforidua High Court. The order is also seeking for the restraining of seven leading members of the party in …

Read More »