A Former Chairman of the Confiscated Vehicles Committee (CVC) under the late President J.E.A. Mills government, Mr Carl Wilson, has said that Ghana will continue to wallow in poverty and underdevelopment if its current system of governance, where presidents are elected on partisan lines is not changed.
Former chairman of the Confiscated Vehicles Allocation Committee, Carl Wilson has been speaking about the circumstances surrounding his dismissal in 2010, and blames Mr Koku Anyidoho, the then Director of Communications at the Presidency, for instigating that move without the support of the late President J.E.A. Mills.
A Former Energy Minister and Chairman for the Eastern Regional Conflict Resolution Committee of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Boakye Agyarko, has declared the Lower Manya Krobo Constituency Parliamentary seat as a must win seat for the NPP.
The Minority in Parliament has criticised the government for purportedly appointing a private legal practitioner, Dr Alexander Y. Edusei Junior, as a director for a yet to be constructed Keta Port in the Volta Region.
I have read with considerable dismay, anguish and disbelief, calls made by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Minority Caucus in Parliament for Pope Francis to reassign Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni from his current position as Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba.
The National Peace Council (NPC) is developing mechanisms for an effective mediation process between the New Patriotic Party (NPP), National Democratic Congress (NDC) and other political parties on the disbandment of vigilante groups.
The NDC Member of Parliament for Kintampo South, Ms Felicia Adjei, has appealed to the government, to identify the families of the perished victims of the recent accidents and duly support them to ease their pain and suffering.
The National Democratic Congress has described as deceptive, a decision by the Electoral Commission to compile a new voters’ register for the 2020 general election, in fulfillment of discussions or agreements at an inter party advisory committee meeting on Wednesday, March 27.
The Deputy Executive Director of Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), Dr Franklin Oduro, has raised issues with the resort to manual verification of voters during last December’s referendum, saying it created room for circumventing electoral rules to perpetuate anomalies.
Local governance experts have thrown their weight behind the election of chief executives of metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) by the citizens to entrench democratic governance in the country.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has reacted to social media commentary suggesting that the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) held a meeting in a forest for fear of being secretly recorded.
The Electoral Commission (EC) has given the strongest indication yet that it will not relent in its effort to enforce the provisions of the Political Parties Act, 2000 (Act 574) to ensure that all political parties play to the rules of the game.