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We want Amewu – Hohoe residents

The Hohoe Municipality virtually came to a standstill when residents rallied together to hold a mammoth durbar to announce their desire to have John Peter Amewu, Energy Minister to be their Member of Parliament (MP). The residents who were in their hundreds had come from all parts of the Hohoe Constituency namely Alavanyo, Liati, Ahor, […]Read More
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Sanction offenders to end multiple voter registrations – CODEO’s National coordinator

The National Coordinator of the Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO), Albert Arhin, wants individuals who engage in multiple election registration severely punished to deter others from doing same. He believes this, coupled with public sensitization by the relevant electoral stakeholders will end practice. Albert Arhin’s comments come on the back of the recent Read More
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Limited voter registration: EC flags about 24,000 multiple registrants

The Electoral Commission (EC) has discovered over 24,000 cases of multiple registration of voters in the recently held limited voter registration exercise. This follows the EC’s review of the entire process, a month after the registration exercise ended. The limited registration exercise was conducted to offer Ghanaians who have attained 18 years since the last […]Read More
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‘NDC’s comments on Volta Region Ghana card registration unfortunate’ – NIA

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has dismissed claims by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that it is deliberately frustrating the Ghana Card registration process in the Volta Region to denationalise residents there. The Head of Corporate Affairs at NIA, ACI Francis Palmdeti said such assertions are unfortunate because statistics from the region shows that Read More
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Ekow Ewusi thugs vandalize NPP office

A supposed demonstration by some alleged hired thugs to protest against the indefinite suspension of the Central Regional First Vice-Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, turned sour. The alleged thugs brought in from some communities along the coast stormed the regional party headquarters at Nkafoa in Cape Coast and […]Read More
General Politics

Betty Mould rejects Mahama’s ‘advances’

A former education minister, Betty Mould-Iddrisu, has categorically stated she is not interested in becoming Mr. John Mahama’s running mate going into the 2020 elections. The former attorney general also insisted she is not harbouring any presidential ambitions, adding she is focused on helping Ghana’s largest opposition party – the National Democratic Congress (NDC) – Read More
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‘I’m disappointed in Amidu’

A member of the governing New Patriotic Party’s communication bureau and an aspiring member of Parliament for Kpone Katamanso Constituency, Hopeson Yaovi Adorye has said, he is much disappointed in Mr. Martin Amidu, the holder of the office of the Special Prosecutor. Hopeson Adorye in his submissions on an Accra based United Television late news […]Read More
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2020: Tamale North NDC ‘MP’ joins NPP race

A former Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale North Constituency, Alhassan Dahamani is among 29 aspirants vying for parliamentary slots on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in orphan constituencies in the Northern Region. Alhassan Dahamani prior to the 2012 general elections aspired as parliamentary candidate on the ticket of the then governing […]Read More