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LPG, UPP disagree on referendum call off

The Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) and the United Progressive Party (UPP) have expressed different sentiments following President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s decision to call off the December 17 national referendum. Whereas the LPG laid the blame at the feet of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for “exhibiting bad faith” in the whole referendum process, […]Read More
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Vote for women, PWDs — Otiko Djaba

The Executive Director of the Henry Djaba Memorial Foundation, Ms Otiko Afisa Djaba, has urged Ghanaians to vote for women and Person With Disabilities (PWDs) contesting for the positions in the upcoming District Assembly election to be held on December 17. The former Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection made this call when her […]Read More
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Sammy Gyamfi is the one who will keep NDC in opposition – Owusu-Bempah

Founder and Leader of Glorious Word Power Ministry International, Rev. Isaac Owusu-Bempah, says the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will lose 2020 elections because of Sammy Gyamfi and some disrespectful NDC members. NDC’s National Communications Officer, Mr Gyamfi, said he would buy a huge cow for the bodyguard of former President John Mahama who attacked Prophet […]Read More
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Referendum: ‘We won!’ – NDC

Ghana’s biggest opposition party has claimed victory in connection with President Nana Akufo-Addo’s cancellation of the 17 December 2019 referendum, which was meant to ask Ghanaians about whether or not they wanted political parties to sponsor candidates in local government polls. President Akufo-Addo announced the cancellation on Sunday, 1 December 2019, citing a lack of Read More
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EC commence processes to halt Referendum

The Electoral Commission (EC) says it is waiting for a formal communication from Parliament to commence the legal processes towards granting the President’s request to suspend the December 17 referendum. Speaking in a telephone interview with the Ghana News Agency on Monday, an official source said it would not run the Referendum alongside the District […]Read More
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Referendum Fiasco: Leave Mahama out of your embarrassment – Sammy Gyamfi to Akufo-Addo

National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress ( NDC) Sammy Gyamfi has denied claims by President Akufo-Addo that former President John Mahama agreed to the amendment of article 55(3) of the 1992 Constitution to allow for the introduction of partisanship in our local government system, accusing the President of attempting “to use the former […]Read More
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I wish to be bagged out of Ghana – PPP man cries over cancellation of referendum

National Youth Coordinator for the Progressive Peoples Party (PPP), Divine Nkrumah, says he is disappointed in President Akufo-Addo for backtracking on the December 17 referendum. Mr Nkrumah is particularly frustrated at the extent to which the politicisation of matters within the public space is sending Ghana backward. It is this over-politicisation of issues that has Read More
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Samira canvasses for NPP second term

The Second Lady, Samira Bawumia, says despite inheriting an economy in distress, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration has worked hard to turn things around, and Ghana is ready for economic take-off. She said it would be good for Ghanaians to give President Akufo-Addo four more years to build on the solid foundation and initiate […]Read More
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NPP’s Efo Tommy dead

A stalwart of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and a former Special Advisor to President John Agyekum Kufour Mr Tommy Amematekpor known as Efo Tommy in political circles is dead. MyNewsGh.com confirmed from close sources that he died on Sunday evening at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital where he was on admission receiving treatment. Close […]Read More
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I’m so disapointed in NDC – Baako

Editor-In-Chief for the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, has expressed disappointment over the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) interference in the row between the Auditor-General and the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO). The veteran journalist sees the NDC’s interference in the Auditor-General and EOCO ongoing tussle as unnecessary and Read More