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Police Administration prepares for 2012 elections

The Police Administration has mapped out strategies and is putting measures in place to ensure that the  2012 general elections occurs without any major incidents. The Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Mr Ofosu Mensah Gyeabour,…

EC prepares to acquire biometric voter equipment

The Electoral Commission (EC) is to acquire a biometric voter equipment by February 2011, to start the biometric voter registration in the first quarter of 2012, Mr Christian Owusu Parry, Head of Public Affairs, EC, announced in Accra on…

MPs set to scrutinize Presidential (Transition) Bill

Members of Parliament will begin the scrutiny of various clauses governing the Presidential (Transition) Bill 2010, when the bill is taken through the Consideration Stage on Wednesday, December 7. The Consideration Stage of the Bill,…

Kwaebibirem District Assembly members demand ex-gratia

Since the dissolution of the last assembly of the Kwaebibirem District Assembly in September not a pesewa had been paid to its members as ex-gratia. The assembly had settled for GH¢650 as ex-gratia despite initial demand for GH¢1,000. But…

Parliament to rise sine die on December 21

Mr Cletus Apul Avoka, Majority Leader, on Thursday announced that the House was expected to rise sine die on Wednesday, December 21, 2011. He said due to the importance and sensitivity of the Presidential Transition Bill, it has been…

CPP appoints new Communications Director

The Convention People's Party (CPP) on Wednesday appointed Nii Armah Akomfrah, former Chairman of CPP United Kingdom branch as its Communications Director. Nii Akomfrah, a Chartered Surveyor and International Property Consultant, is the…

CPP sues Dr Nduom, 19 others

The Convention PeoplesParty (CPP) on Tuesday filed a writ at an Accra High Court to restraint Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom and 19 others from holding an Extraordinary meeting of the National Executive Council. In a statement of claim filed by Mr…