The acting National Chairman of the Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG), Mr John Amekah, has called on Ghanaians not to allow any political party to use them to embark on demonstrations that do not address the country’s development challenges.
Four persons aspiring to contest the Dome Kwabenya parliamentary seat on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have successfully filed their nominations ahead of the upcoming primaries slated for August 24, 2019.
The battle for supremacy in the Awutu Senya East Constituency between the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) continues to be a topic of discussion among the voting community in Kasoa and its surrounding communities.
The Ashanti Regional Headquarters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) at Amakom in Kumasi, was on Thursday embroiled in confusion as one Mr Mubarick Masawudu, a parliamentary aspirant for the Asawase Constituency, was prevented from filing his nomination forms.
The Bawku Central Constituency Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Umar Sanusi Sheriff, has noted that the recently ended limited voter registration exercise in the constituency was one of the most successful in the constituency owing to the support of both the youth and some personalities in the NPP.
The Minority Leader and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale South in the Northern Region, Mr Haruna Iddrisu has predicted that the NDC will win 70 per cent of parliamentary seats in the 2020 general election.
The Minister of State in Charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has said the conversion of the Wa Campus of the University for Development Studies into a fully-fledged university will attract development into the Upper West Region.
The Director General of Elections, Senegal, Mr Tanor Thieuolella Siely Fall, has said external voting has enhanced the legitimacy of the country’s regime and its democratic image, and symbolically integrates key economic groups into its public affairs.
The Deputy Minister of Finance, Ms Abena Osei-Asare, has stated that government is to drawdown an amount of 12 million euros within the 2019 financial year to commence the construction of a potable water infrastructure project in Tamale and its surrounding communities.
A former National Youth Organiser of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sidii Abubakar Musah, has expressed confidence to win the Madina parliamentary seat from the New Patriotic Party (NPP) come 2020.
The Greater Accra regional parliamentary primaries of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has recorded a massive entry, with 118 aspirants picking nomination forms to contest at the various constituencies.
The flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama has described as sheer wickedness President Nana Akufo-Addo’s decision to stop the supply of free fertilisers to cocoa farmers and allow the fertilisers to expire and dispose of them.
The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday started consultation with strategic countries towards the operationalisation of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006 (Act 699), which gives Ghanaians in the Diaspora the right to vote from abroad.
The pressure group, OccupyGhana has called for officers who flouted the bail order for Gregory Afoko, who has been accused of having a hand in the killing of Adams Mahama, a former Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Upper East Region to be punished.
The vetting of aspiring parliamentary candidates of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in orphan constituencies will be held from August 10 to 15, 2019 and the vetting report will be submitted to the NEC through the General Secretary not later than August 18, 2019.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has introduced three electronic-payment platforms to enable its members and supporters to pay their membership fees and make donations in an efficient and transparent manner.
One of the parliamentary seats in the newly created Savannah Region that will be hotly contested for in the 2020 general election is the Damongo Constituency, which is also the administrative capital of the Savannah Region.