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NDC opens nominations for flag bearer election on Tuesday

The National Executive Committee of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Saturday affirmed that nominations for the party’s Election 2012 flag bearer slot open on Tuesday May 3. Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, NDC General Secretary, told the Ghana News Agency in Accra that the nomination process would end on May …

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NPP constituency chairmen to pay allowances of delegates

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Saturday directed all delegates for the April 30 parliamentary primaries to contact constituency chairmen or treasurers for their transport allowances. A statement in Accra signed by Ms Esther Dzifa Ofori, National Treasurer, to the Ghana News Agency said the National Secretariat had transferred …

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O.B. Amoah wins NPP primaries

Mr Osei Bonsu Amoah, incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Aburi-Nsawam Constituency, on Saturday won the New Patriotic Party (NPP) parliamentary primaries. He had 544 votes to beat Mr Magnus Opare Asamoah, who had 214 votes. Mr Amoah called on all NPP members to unite for victory in Election 2012, …

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Dr Anane receives mandate of Nhyiaeso delegates

Voting in the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) parliamentary primaries has ended in the Ashanti Region, on Saturday with the following results so far recorded: At Nhyiaeso, Dr Richard Winfred Anane, a former Minister in NPP administration and Member of Parliament (NPP) for Nhyiaeso, polled 236 votes to beat other contestant, …

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Shai Osudoku, Ada constituencies elect parliamentary aspirants by acclamation

The Shai Osudoku constituency of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Saturday elected Mr Daniel Dugan, former Deputy Minister of Women and Children’s Affairs by popular acclamation to contest for the 2012 Parliamentary Election on NPP ticket. The Ada constituency of the NNP also elected by the same means Mrs …

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NPP ready for Parliamentary primaries

Dr Samuel Yaw Annor, Eastern Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has assured that, the region had prepared adequately for Saturday’s primaries of the Party. He said printing of ballot papers and other logistics for the smooth running of the exercise were in the safe hands of the …

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11th National Constitution week for Western region launched

The Western Regional Chairman of the Peace Advisory Council, Mr Kwaku Aggrey, has called on political parties in the country to revolve their manifestoes around the directive principles of state policy, ascribed in the 1992 Constitution. He said all successive governments should continue with the uncompleted projects of previous administrations, …

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More support for President Mills in NDC primaries

The Central Region branch of the United Cadre Front has thrown its weight behind President John Atta Mills as the National Democratic Congress (NDC) heads for its congress in July to elect a flag bearer for the 2012 election. A statement signed by Mr John Abeiku Aggrey, Regional Convener, said: …

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CPP marks 39th anniversary of Dr Nkrumah’s death

The Convention Peoples Party (CPP) on Wednesday called for a united front towards nation building and condemned vindictive politics, which had retarded accelerated development. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Wednesday after the 15th in the series of “How The CPP Will Do It: Education,” Professor Edmund …

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NDC group affirms support for President Mills

The Greater Accra Regional United Cadre Front (UCF) on Tuesday has confirmed their unflinching support for the candidacy of President John Evans Atta Mills to lead the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to the 2012 elections. “We further express our total support for him during the forthcoming Congress of the party …

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