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NDC members urged to work hard to win the Jomoro seat

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Jomoro Constituency, Mr Lee Ocran, has advised members of the party to work and ensure that the party wins the seat from the current incumbent. He said members should not waste their time writing anonymous letters against each other but …

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Ghana’s Parliament to investigate Electoral Commission

Members of Parliament on Friday January 28, 2011,  appointed a twenty member Ad-Hoc Committee to investigate the inconsistencies associated with the conduct of the 2010 District Assembly and Unit Committee elections. The Committee  members include;  Mr Azumah Dominic Azimbe, NDC member for Garu/ Tempane as chairman, Alhaji Abubakar Sumani, NDC …

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Privileges Committee must sit up – Parliament

The Minority on Friday called on the Privileges Committee to rise to its responsibilities as several complaints put before it went without action. Mr Osei Bonsu Amoah, New Patriotic Party (NPP) member for Aburi-Nsawam who raised the concern during the business statement of next week, said many complaints put before …

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Parliament extols memory of Theresa Tagoe

Parliament in an elegy on Thursday extolled Ms Theresa Tagoe former Member of Parliament (MP) for having enriched and positively affected many lives with her generosity. The late New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP for Ablekuma South in the Greater Region was 68. A statement presented by the Women Caucus on …

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Ghanaians asked to exercise moderation in amending 1992 Constitution

Justice Anthony Abada, Supervising High Court Judge of Ho, on Thursday, advised Ghanaians “to hasten slowly in tinkering with the 1992 Constitution.” He cited the Constitution of the United States of America as having had only 30 amendments to its credit, in its 200 years of existence, with the Supreme …

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Politicians asked to fulfil campaign promises

A Pressure Group has been inaugurated in the Volta Region to hold politicians accountable to their promises. The Ho Municipal Youth Club (HMYC) will also ensure that projects in the region were executed to specification. Speaking at the Club’s maiden interaction with the media in Ho, on Wednesday, Mr Evans …

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NDC should strengthen internal structures – Party activist

Mr Osman Abdalah, Chairman of the Kumasi Metropolitan Youth Organisers of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has underscored the need for the party to strengthen its internal structures at all levels country-wide. This, he said, would help to make the party more formidable in winning Election 2012. Mr Abdalah was …

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Movement for Better Ghana embarks on demonstration in Kumasi

Members of the Movement for Better Ghana (MBG) on Wednesday embarked on a peaceful demonstration in Kumasi to demand the immediate investigation of what they call “misappropriation of funds” by the Kufuor Administration. The demonstration dubbed: “Hwehwe mu ma yen President,” was aimed at putting pressure on the government to …

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Former President Rawlings to attend AU summit to discuss Somalia

Former President Jerry John Rawlings leaves Accra for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Wednesday to participate in the African Union (AU) Summit scheduled for January 27 and 31. An official statement from his office said former President Rawlings was attending the summit in his capacity as AU High Representative on Somalia. …

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“Mills focused on the Better Ghana Agenda” – Minister

Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, the out-going Eastern Regional Minister, on Tuesday said, President John Evans Atta-Mills has indeed remained focused on the “Better Ghana Agenda”, which is being pursued by the National Democratic Congress (NDC), government. He said the NDC’s ideology is to identify and support the vulnerable and to ensure …

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