The Electoral Commission has decided to set up a committee to come up with a roadmap for the implementation of the Representation of the People's Amendment Act (ROPAA), 2006 (Act 699) which gives Ghanaians in the Diaspora the right to vote from abroad.
A presidential aspirant of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhaji Nurideen Iddrisu is of the view that parents are paying more fees under the Free Senior High School (SHS) policy than when the system was not free.
A flagbearer aspirant of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Augustus Goosie Tanoh, has rounded up his campaign tour of the Volta Region dubbed: “Rising Together Tour” to canvass for votes in a bid to lead the NDC into the 2020 presidential elections.
An official of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Mr Wang Yuzhu says suggestions that China was trying to be “a creditor imperialist,” by deliberately opening up and reaching out to Africa and other countries to develop their infrastructure were false allegations.
The Member of Parliament for Agona East Constituency, Mrs Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr, has supported five basic schools in her constituency with building materials and a number of dual desks to aid effective teaching and learning.
Leaders of political parties have agreed on open discussions on local governance reforms to help skeptics of the reforms fully appreciate how multi-party local governance will be a better local government system that will work for the benefit of all.
A group calling itself, 'Friends of NAPO' have jumped to the defence of the Education Minister, Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh following a media publication that suggests that he “appears to know next to nothing about education.”
The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has vowed to "strip naked" the Editor-in-chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako Jnr after the latter sued him for defamation.
Mr Fritz Baffour, former Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma South, has endorsed the candidature of Mr Alban Bagbin for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) presidential candidate position, describing him as the best.
The President of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) of Ghana, Apostle Abraham Amoh, has waded into the controversy surrounding the construction of the national cathedral in Accra as he rather wants it to be funded with the tax payer’s money since it will serve the interest of the nation.
Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, a leading contender in the flagbearership race of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has paid a courtesy call on the Founder of the party Ex-President Jerry John Rawlings at his residence in Accra.
The General Secretary of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Mr Mohammed Frimpong, has called on Ghanaians to denounce any political party that uses vigilantism as a tool to secure their mandate to rule the country.
“The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) can only win the 2020 polls if it works hard to win back its mass appeal,” a national chairman aspirant of the congress, Mr Danny Anang, has declared.
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has stated that the recent catalogue of allegations against him that have resurfaced in the media are a calculated effort by certain vested interests who feel intimidated and threatened by his level of integrity.
The Ameer and Missionary in charge of the Ghana Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Maulvi Noor Mohammed Bin Salih, has decried the activities of vigilante groups in the country saying vigilantism always created a bloc which leads to divisions that kept people apart.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has dared the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government to arrest him or any other member of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) who visits any Senior High School (SHS) in the country to campaign.
The Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of Parliament and NPP Member of Parliament (MP) for Nsawam/Adoagyiri, Mr Frank Annoh-Dompreh, has urged African leaders to work towards attaining the visa free movement of people across African Union (AU) member countries.
The Minority in Parliament has written an open letter to the Chief of Staff requesting an update on the presidential order to temporarily suspend all foreign travels for ministers, deputy ministers, regional ministers, Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) apart from the Foreign Affairs Minister.
A Former Minister of Local Government and Rural Development (LGRD), Mr Kwadwo Agyei-Darko, has called on the government to ensure efficient implementation of the decentralisation concept to enable the district, municipal and metropolitan assemblies (MMDAs) become catalysts for accelerated development of various communities and the country in general.