Seventy-two-year-old Gabriel Panke Nyaba was among dozens of people who trooped to the Sunyani Municipal Office of the Electoral Commission on Monday for their names to be captured in the on-going limited voter registration exercise.
The Accra High Court has dismissed an application by the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, challenging the capacity of the Special Prosecutor,Mr Martin Amidu, to prosecute him.
The Electoral Commission has been asked to broaden its scope of engagement by bringing on board some critical stakeholders such as religious bodies and civil society groups to join the Inter Party Advisory Committee’s (IPAC) monthly meetings.
The Parliamentary Select Committee on Youth, Sports and Culture has called for the incorporation and harmonisation of all youth-related agencies and modules to ensure proper coordination of programmes and activities.
Exciting dynamics are emerging in the Ho Constituency in the build-up to the primary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) as not less than six party members have shown interest in contesting the parliamentary seat.
The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul-Malik Kweku Baako Jnr, on Joy News' Newsfile programme on Saturday challenged suggestions by Alhassan Suhuyini, the Tamale North Member of Parliament (MP) that Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, had stated that, if given the mandate, the NPP would never borrow for the country's developmental agenda.
A leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) at Akyem Oda, Mr Alexander Akwasi Acquah, has donated a Nissan Frontier pick-up vehicle valued at GH¢80,000 to the Oda constituency of the party to enhance the movement of the executive members.
The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, yesterday indicated that 15 Members of Parliament (MPs) had smuggled their names into the Votes and Proceedings as present when they were absent.
Lawyers for Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education and Member of Parliament for Manhyia South have written to Mr Sammy Gyamfi, the Communications Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) demanding a retraction of what they said was a defamatory comment linking the Minister to one of the accused persons in the Canadian women kidnapping case.
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has described the policies and programmes being implemented by the Akufo-Addo administration to fight the canker of corruption as unmatched in Ghana’s Fourth Republic.
The Danish Ambassador to Ghana, Mrs Tove Degnbol, has said that the December 2019 referendum to amend the Constitution to legalise the participation of political parties in decentralised local governance has the potential to introduce some features of power sharing.
The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Mr Ishmael Ashittey, has commended the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Alhaji Dr Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu, for his exemplary leadership culminating in the peaceful co-existence between Christians and Muslims in the country.
The Chairman of the Council of Elders of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Mr Felix Amoah, has charged party faithful to close their ranks and mend unhealthy relationships in order to position the party for a meaningful performance in the 2020 polls.
A former Member of Parliament (MP) under the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Mrs Lucy Anin, has disclosed that there are many anti-Nkrumah agents who are planting “Trojan horses” in the party to kill Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s vision.
The National Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo who was picked up by the police Tuesday afternoon on allegations of having a hand in recent kidnappings in Ghana has been granted a police enquiry bail.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called for a change in the governance structure of the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the United Nations agency whose mandate is to advance social justice and promote decent work by setting international labour standards.