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Nduom sets up committee to explore CPP’s viability in 2012

The Youth for Nduom 2012 Expository Committee is embarking on a nationwide tour to explore the viability of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP) in the 2012 general election. The Committee, which is now working in the Brong-Ahafo Region, would also ascertain reasons for the defeat of Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom, …

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Age of honest politics dying gradually – Dr Bagah

Dr Daniel Bagah, Dean of the Faculty of Education, Law and Business Studies, (FELBS) at the Wa Campus of the University for Development Studies (UDS) has said the era of honest politicians is gradually eroding. “The age when politicians were honest, had a vision and cared about the people they …

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Ghana will help consolidate Africa’s democratic gains – Prez Mills

President John Evans Atta Mills has affirmed Ghana’s commitment to contribute towards consolidating the gains of democracy in Africa. He said as Ghana prepares for elections next year, it would be ready and willing to share its experiences and offer any co-opera    tion towards consolidating same in any part of …

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CPP will not break up after July Congress – Prof Delle

A leading member of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), dismissed assertions in some political circles that the party could Break up if certain candidates are not elected at the CPP National Delegates Congress this month. Professor Edmund N. Delle, leader and aspiring National Chairman of the party, who refuted the …

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Lecturer says political parties should publish accounts

A Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast, Dr. Kwame Osei Kwarteng, has appealed to the Electoral Commission (EC) to impress on all political parties to publish their annual audited accounts. He said it was a constitutional requirement for political parties to annually publish their accounts, a mandate the …

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CPP congratulates the Chinese Communist Party

The Convention People’s Party, (CPP) has congratulated the leadership and entire membership of the Chinese Communist Party on the occasion of their 90th Anniversary which falls on July 1st. A statement issued and signed in Accra, on Wednesday, by Ivor K Greenstreet, General Secretary of the Party said, “on this …

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Feverish preparations towards NDC congress

Feverish preparations are on-going at the Sunyani Coronation Park, venue for the upcoming congress of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), slated for July 8 to 9 to elect the party’s flagbearer for the 2012 Presidential Election. The park is being put to a befitting shape for the event as a …

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Electoral Commission to start biometric registration before end of year – Afari-Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), on Wednesday announced that the commission would commence biometric voter registration before the end of this year. He, however, dismissed speculations that the EC would use the electronic voting process for Election 2012. Dr Afari-Gyan was speaking on the third day …

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NDC, NPP boycott constitution week celebrations

The Upper West Regional Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have been blamed for boycotting the 11th Annual Constitution Week Celebration in Wa even though they were invited. Mr. Ben Banye, Upper West Regional Director of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE) …

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NPP outpaced NDC in development performance in Ho Municipality

The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) record of development performance in the Ho Municipality stands unmatched by the current and previous governments of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). “We can confidently say that the Kufuor government outpaced and has done far better than both NDC 1 and 2 governments”, the Ho …

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