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Afoley Quaye caused her own defeat, NPP polling station executives

The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Krowor Polling Station Executives, and Electoral Area Coordinators, have blamed the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP), Mrs Elizabeth Afoley Quaye, for the defeat of the party in the 2020 general election. Mrs Afoley Quaye, who is also the Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, polled 32,604 …

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NDC’s accusations are unfounded – EC

The Electoral Commission’s (EC) preliminary investigation into vote-rigging for Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Presidential Candidate, New Patriotic Party (NPP), has proven to be unfounded. The leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) had alleged at a presser that the elections were marred by anomalies, including vote padding, over-voting, and errors …

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AK47 was found in party office not Savelugu MP-elect’s office – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has stated that it is not true the police administration in the Northern Region found an AK47 gun in the office of Mr Abdulai Jacob Idriss,the Member of Parliament elect for the Savelugu Constituency. They insisted that the gun was rather found in the party’s …

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EC declares NDC winner of Sene West parliamentary seat

The Electoral Commission (EC) has finally declared Mr. Kwame Twumasi Ampofo of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) the winner of the Sene West Constituency parliamentary election at Techiman, the Bono East Regional capital. Mr. Ampofo garnered 13,116 votes to beat his main rival, Mr. Joseph Kumah MacKay of the New …

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2020 presidential election results gazetted

The Assembly Press in Accra has gazetted the 2020 presidential election results declared by Mrs Jean Mensa, the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), who is also the Returning Officer of the presidential election. This gives legal backing to the results as declared by the EC Chairperson and paves way …

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EC must properly address computational errors in results – CODEO

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) has urged the Electoral Commission (EC) to hold a public event to properly address computational errors in the presidential results it declared. It described as unfortunate the EC’s press release where it said: “The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission inadvertently used 13,433,573 as …

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Jesus remembers your good deeds – Priest counsels defeated NPP MP

Very Reverend Fr. Lawrence Tabi, Parish Priest of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church at New Edubiase, has advised the defeated NPP candidate in the constituency not to despair in the outcome of the elections. He said though the people in the area did not recognize the work of Mr …

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Ghana Parliament resumes sitting Monday, December 14 , a week after elections

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, has directed that Parliament resumes sitting on Monday, December 14, 2020 for the Third Meeting of the Fourth Session of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic, one week after elections. Speaker Oquaye on Saturday, November 7, adjourned Parliament sine die, to …

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CDD Ghana urges NPP, NDC to collaborate in hung Parliament

As Ghana faces a hung Parliament in the next Government, the Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD Ghana), has urged the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), to collaborate for the good of the nation. A hung parliament is a term used in legislatures …

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I will do much better next time – Alfred Walker

Mr Kwame Asiedu Walker, the only independent presidential candidate in the 2020 elections, has pledged his determination to improve on his gains in the next elections. He said he would have performed better if had more resources to complement his hard work and dedication to transform the political landscape of …

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