Members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Agona East Constituency in the Central Region have reacted to the ban by the Chief of Agona Duakwa on the Member of Parliament (MP) for the area from campaigning for alleged disrespect.
Jacob Osei Yeboah (JOY) who first ventured into Ghana's presidential race in 2012 as an independent candidate, pulled a surprise at the Electoral Commission headquarters Tuesday morning, when he announced that he is in the 2020 race as a running mate.
The Governance Research Bureau has warned that escalation in attacks in the Volta Region by the so-called Western Togoland secessionists could create insecurity and prevent people in the region from voting in the December elections.
A delegation of Chiefs of the Anlo Traditional Area last Thursday paid a courtesy call on former President Jerry John Rawlings to commiserate with him on the death of his mother, Madam Victoria Agbotui.
A delegation from Parliament, led by the Speaker, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, yesterday visited former President Jerry John Rawlings at his office in Accra to mourn with him over the passing of his mother, Madam Victoria Agbotui.
Following what the Chief of Agona Duakwa, Nana Kojo Amuakwa V, describes as "disrespect" and "disgrace" to the Agona Duakwa stool, he has banned the Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona East Constituency in the Central Region, Mrs Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr from campaigning in the town and its surrounding communities.
The Omanhene of Dormaa Traditional Area, Osagyefo Oseadeeyo Agyemang Badu II, has endorsed the flag bearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), former President John Dramani Mahama's quest to legalise the "Okada" business if voted into government.
The regent of Katamanso and sitting Member of Parliament (MP) of Kpone Katamanso, Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo has wished the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia well in the upcoming elections.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has said he has been truthful to Ghanaians in delivering on his 2016 campaign promises and thus deserves another term to do greater works towards sustainable national development.
The 2020 manifestos of the two main political parties, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are both silent on extending the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme to cover all eligible beneficiaries.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) have called on the security agencies to deal with the violent activities of the secessionist groups to preserve the stability and sovereignty of the country.
The stage is set for the two parliamentary aspirants from the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Navrongo Central Constituency in the Upper East Region to compete in this year's parliamentary elections in December.