The 70th New Year School and Conference opened in Accra last Monday, with a call for more commitment to be made to see through processes for the election of metropolitan, municipal and district chief executives (MMDCEs).
The Head of the Public Sector Governance and Peace Directorate of the Commonwealth, Dr Roger Oppong Koranteng, has won the coveted Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award in the category of Innovation.
The First Vice Chairperson of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Hajia Hamdatu Ibrahim, has said despite the fair performance of the government since the beginning of its term, it had allowed its achievements to be overshadowed by self-generated controversies.
The government is consulting with the chiefs and opinion leaders in all the six newly created regions to ensure the peaceful selection of regional capitals, the Minister of Regional Reorganisation and Development, Mr Dan Botwe, has said.
The Founder and Leader of the United Progressive Party (UPP), Mr Kwasi Addai, has called on the government to take steps to address the economic plight of Ghanaians, saying even though the President and his government are trying their best, indications are that things are not going well for Ghanaians.
The Electoral Commission (EC) on Friday gave its consent to Mr Delali Kwasi Brempong, the National Democratic Congress Member of Parliament Aspirant for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency to contest the by-election, slated on January 31, 2019.
None of the political parties in Ghana will attain more than 50 per cent of the votes to clinch power if elections were to be held today, a research by the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana (UG) has revealed.
The Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr Simon Kweku Tetteh, has said every government would succeed if the citizenry performed their duties by paying their required taxes and levies which the government uses for development.
The High Court in Accra will on Monday, January 14, 2019 hear an application seeking to set aside an interim injunction placed on the upcoming National Democratic Congress (NDC) conference to elect a flag bearer for the 2020 election.
The Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, has described as unacceptable the failure to complete the constitutional review process.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has rounded up his five-day tour of the Western Region with the observation that it is appalling that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is not matching his promise with delivery on the issue of corruption.
Delegates of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Upper West Region have pledged to reward Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin with votes during the NDC’s upcoming presidential primary.
The Osu Klottey Korley youth wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has called on the government to appoint Mr Samuel Nii Ocquaye as the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for the Osu Klottey Korley Municipal Assembly.
Four political parties — the National Democratic Congress (NDC), the Great Consolidated People’s Party (GCPP), the National Democratic Party (NDP) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) — have shared varied views on the celebration of January 7, Constitution Day, as a public holiday.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member Of Parliament (MP) for Agona East, Ms Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr, has organised a Christmas party for children at Agona Jacobu, a ward in her constituency.
The Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr Simon Kweku Tetteh, has said the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo-led government transformation agenda is on course and no amount of distractions from opponents will disturb projects and programmes of the government.
The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), four political parties and the police have condemned prophecies made by men of God that point to the deaths of prominent personalities within the country.
The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has stressed the need for peaceful coexistence between people of different religious persuasions, emphasising that violence is an enemy to any society's development and progress.
Northern Sector Action on Awareness Centre (NORSAAC), a Northern-based non governmental organisation (NGO) has expressed worry about violation of electoral rules with impunity at the recent referendum held to create new regions.