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President Mills’ nomination forms to be submitted today

National Democratic Congress (NDC) presidential primaries nomination forms processed by President John Evans Atta Mills would be submitted to the General Secretary of the NDC, at 0010 hours on Monday May 30, 2011. A statement signed by the Spokesperson of the President’s Campaign Team, Get Atta Mills Endorsed (GAME), Barbara …

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Pro-CPP group throws weight behind Mills

A group, which says it is aligned to the Convention People’s Party (CPP), on Sunday urged delegates of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to vote for President John Evans Atta Mills as the flag bearer in the July 9 primaries in Sunyani. It a statement issued in Accra, the Sankofa …

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I’ll overhaul CPP for Election 2012 – Prof. Delle

Professor Edmund N. Delle,a former National Chairman and Leader of Convention Peoples Party (CPP), on Saturday called for total overhauling of the party structures from the ward to the National Executive headship for greater impact in Election 2012. “As a medical practitioner and politician, I have vigilantly diagnosed the electoral …

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NDC Youth Forum proposes road map for peace in party

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Youth Forum on Friday proposed a roadmap to the leadership of the party for lasting peace and unity within its fraternity following the ongoing bitter intra power struggle. The NDC Youth Forum said it was convinced that what had eluded the party in recent times …

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NPP MPs criticise Mills over false claims about Tarkwa hospital

Members of parliament belonging to the opposition NPP have criticized President John Atta Mills for taking credit for work on the new Tarkwa government hospital. They made reference to the President’s recent visit to the Western Region and said while inspecting work on the facility, the President alluded to the …

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NDC rakes GH¢20,000 from fund-raising

The Techiman North Constituency branch of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has raised more than GH¢20,000 at a fund-raising ceremony to strengthen and equip the party’s office as part of preparations towards the 2012 general election. Addressing the teeming supporters and branch executives drawn from 72 electoral areas at Tuobodom …

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Concerned NDC members want KEEA MCE sacked

Some members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem (KEEA) on Friday, appealed to the President to the immediately remove the KEEA Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Rev. Mrs. Veronica Essuman Nelson from office for breeding division in the Party. According to the group calling itself the “concerned NDC Members”, …

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Speaker of Parliament walks out of Chamber in anger

Mrs Joyce Bamford Addo, Speaker of Parliament on Friday walked-out from the Chamber in an unusual wrath to register her displeasure for a comment that could dent her credibility as moderator of Ghana’s Parliament. Her action was activated by Mr Rashid Pelpuo, Deputy Majority Leader, who was hesitant to withdraw …

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Political parties asked to remove barriers discriminating against women

Political parties in Ghana have been asked to improve their structures and procedures and remove barriers that discriminate against the participation of women in politics. Mrs Ernestina Naadu Hagan of Women Law and Development, who made the call, noted that despite the positive attributes and acknowledgments of women, who constituted …

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GAME advises opponents to stop the bickering

The Get Atta Mills Endorsed (GAME) Team, has expressed concern over the growing incidence of falsehood, character assassination and unnecessary bickering that is bedeviling the campaign leading to the July 8-10 Congress in Sunyani. The group that has been campaigning for the endorsement of President John Atta Mills as the …

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