Heated exchanges characterised proceedings in the presidential election petition at the Supreme Court Thursday, as counsel for the Electoral Commission (EC), Mr James Quashie-Idun, was heckled by both the bench and lawyers for the petitioners.
The Minister of Financial and Allied Institutions at the Presidency, Fiifi Kwetey, has blamed the labour agitations the government is faced with on the partisan label Ghanaians attach to matters of national interest.
President John Dramani Mahama’s nominee for District Chief Executive for the Akatsi North District, Mr James Gun, has been overwhelmingly approved by all the 20 assembly members voting at the Akatsi North District Assembly.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Campaign Manager for the 2012 Elections, Mr Boakye Agyarko, has described as total fabrication a statement attributed to him as endorsing the conduct of the 2012 presidential and parliamentary elections.
The Chairperson of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE), Mrs Charlotte Osei, has reminded Ghanaians of their national duty saying “every citizen is to promote the prestige and good name of Ghana.”
Executive members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Fanteakwa North and South constituencies of the Eastern Region have expressed discontent about a letter purported to have been written by the chiefs of the Fanteakwa Traditional Council.
A member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kakra Essamuah, has encouraged the Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan, to take the opportunity to redeem his image in the ongoing election petition case at the Supreme Court.
Counsel for President John Dramani Mahama in the presidential election petition at the Supreme Court Wednesday concluded his cross-examination of the petitioners’ star witness and indicated that suggestions that about 2.6 million votes should be annulled were completely preposterous.
The British Foreign Secretary, Mr William Hague, has commended the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and its 2012 flag bearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for resorting to the court with their election grievances.
The Minority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, is pushing for reforms of the standing orders of Parliament to enable the house to question the President on the fulfilment of promises he has made to Ghanaians.
Convention People’s Party (CPP) views the escalation of the strike
action by the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) with grave concern, as it
has immediate impact on the sick and particularly the poor in our
society who may not be able to afford private medical care.
Counsel for President John Dramani Mahama in the presidential election petition at the Supreme Court Tuesday resolutely defended his line of cross-examination when the court expressed worry over the slow pace of proceedings.
The Bishop of the Cape Coast Diocese of the Anglican Church, Rt. Rev.
Daniel Sylvanus Adotei Allotey, has called on the leadership of the
National Democratic Congress and the New Patriotic Party to have
confidence in the Supreme Court and allow it to properly determine the
outcome of the election petition case brought before it by the NPP.
The case in which a former Supreme Court judge, Mr Justice Francis Kpegah, has questioned the credentials of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as a lawyer took a dramatic turn on its very first hearing when the plaintiff failed to show up in court.
When his name was mentioned as the man to take up the responsibility of managing the Upper West Region as minister, little did some people know that he was a true blue member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
The chiefs and people of Busunya, the capital of the Nkoranza North District, have commended the President, Mr John Dramani Mahama, for awarding a contract for the Asekye-Krukese — Busunya trunk road to be tarred.
Assembly members of the Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam District Assembly failed to elect a Presiding Member after three rounds of voting at the first ordinary meeting of the third session of the Sixth Assembly at Ajumako.
An application by counsel for President John Dramani Mahama for an independent audit of pink sheets to determine the actual number of polling stations whose results are in issue was Monday overruled by the Supreme Court.
President John Dramani Mahama has said when he meets Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, the 2012 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, they would probably discuss the ongoing election petition challenge currently before the Supreme Court.