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NPP delegates asked to vote for marketable candidates

The Central Regional Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Kwamina Duncan, has urged delegates to vote for marketable candidates that could win elections in the 2012 Parliamentary and Presidential elections. Mr Duncan said this at a forum organised by Mr Alex Afenyo Markin, a legal practitioner and one …

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NDC declares support for President Mills

The Executive Committee and the entire constituency executive members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Brong Ahafo Region have declared their support for President John Evans Atta Mills as the party’s flag bearer for the 2012 elections. The executives made the declaration in a press statement signed by …

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AMA fails to elect Presiding Member again

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) on Wednesday failed to elect a Presiding Member (PM) for the second time as none of the two contestants got the required two thirds votes of 93 to be declared winner. Out of the 129 membership of the assembly, 128 members cast their votes to …

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Nana Konadu resigns to contest NDC’s Presidential slot

Mrs Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, First Vice Chairman of the Ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has resigned her position to contest the party’s forthcoming Presidential primaries. “I have from this day 13th of April, 2011 resigned as Vice Chairperson of the National Democratic Congress. This will enable me respond to …

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Vote buyers are enemies of NPP – Aliu Mahama

Former Vice President Alhaji Aliu Mahama has taken a swipe at parliamentary candidates who induce party delegates with money during primaries and described anyone who would indulge in such acts as “enemies of the New Patriotic Party (NPP)”. He also appealed to members of the party, particularly party delegates, not …

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Former President Rawlings asked to tolerate President Mills’ style of leadership

The Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey, Moderator of the Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, on Monday appealed to former President Jerry John Rawlings to tolerate and appreciate President John Evans Atta Mills’ style of leadership. He said since the two were not the same and could never be, …

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“Enough of the falsehood against Rawlings”

Mr Kofi Adams, an aide to former President Jerry John Rawlings, on Monday said the time had come for the media, self-seeking individuals and detractors of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) to stop peddling falsehood against the former President. He said sections of the media more often misrepresented facts …

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President Mills reminded of promise to the Volta Region

Mama Attratoh II, Queen of Ho-Dome, has reminded President John Atta Mills of his promise to give the Volta Region its fair share of development and said she was not happy about the region’s pace of progress. Mama Attratoh, the Chairman of the Board of the Ho Nurses Training College, …

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President Mills cannot take credit for our projects – NPP

The Brong Ahafo Regional office of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Monday claimed that there was deliberate and consistent attempts by the government to claim ownership of projects initiated and completed under the NPP administration. The party said the ploy was aimed ostensibly to win votes of the electorate …

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