Three political parties and one independent presidential candidate have called on the government to cut down on resources spent to celebrate the country’s Independence Day and rather channel the money into addressing economic issues that affect the livelihood of the citizens.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has responded to the chairman of the National Democratic Congress's letter on the disbandment of vigilante groups and rejected claims that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has enlisted party militia into the national security apparatus.
Parliament on Tuesday, March 5, this year, passed the Public Holiday Amendment Bill into law, but the Minority members in Parliament led by their leader, Mr Haruna Iddrisu, walked out before it was read the third time and passed.
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has commended President Roch Marc Christian Kabore of Burkina Faso for supporting the quest to create a lasting memorial for late Burkinabe leader, Captain Thomas Sankara.
Undercover investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has dug into his archives to produce a link to a statement issued in 2011 by the then opposition New Patriotic Party commending him and recommending his work to uncover corruption.
The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development ( MLGRD), Hajia Alima Mahama, has said the Kumasi Kejetia/Central Market Redevelopment Project is not a political tool but ‘something’ that will enhance the living conditions of the people of Kumasi.
In a show of unity, five defeated presidential candidates in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) primary, joined former President John Dramani Mahama to offer prayers and thanks to God for a peaceful internal election.
The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama has explained what the party chairman Samuel Ofosu Ampofo meant when he allegedly called for an attack on the National Peace Council Chairman, Most Reverend Professor Emmanuel Kwaku Asante.
The Ghana Police Service is to obtain a court warrant for the arrest of the Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, to answer questions relating to his alleged comments in a leaked audio recording.
The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), in partnership with the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has organised a community durbar at Oda-Nkwanta in the Eastern Region for more than 200 selected women drawn from the Birim Central Municipality.
The National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, has proposed the appointment of the National Peace Council (NPC) as a mediator for the process that will lead to the disbanding political vigilante groups in the country.
The Minority members in Parliament yesterday staged a walkout over the Public Holiday (Ammendment) Bill, because they said the amendment sought to rewrite the country's history regarding the founding father status of Dr Kwame Nkrumah.
Stakeholders at a day’s engagement with the committee handling the implementation of the Representation of People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006, have expressed skepticism about the country’s ability to organise a credible election outside the borders of Ghana as required under the ROPAA.
The Northern Regional Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhaji Ibrahim Mobila, has stated that the party is poised to win 30 out of the 31 constituencies in the Northern, Savannah and North East regions.
The planned meeting between the National Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo and the police over the leaked audio in which Mr Ampofo is said to be conspiring with party members to harm political opponents did not happen on Thursday morning.
Five Ghanaians in the Diaspora have filed a contempt case against the Electoral Commission (EC), the Chairperson of the EC, Mrs Jean Mensa, and the six other commissioners for failing to operationalise the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA), 2006 (Act 699) which gives Ghanaians in the Diaspora the right to vote from abroad.
In the famous words of Charles de Gaulle, a former French army officer and statesman who led the French Resistance against Nazi Germany in World War II, he said, “France has lost the battle but she has not lost the war.”
The Ministry of Public Procurement has inaugurated a Professional Ethics and Standards Committee to develop a code of conduct to deepen integrity, transparency and efficiency in the country's procurement system.
Below is a full transcript of the leaked audio recording in which the National Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, during a meeting with party officials explains circumstances under which the NDC decided to withdraw from the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election marred by violence.