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NDC unmasks ‘Frankenstein monsters devouring citizens’ as ‘NPP thugs’

The opposition National Democratic Congress [NDC] claims it has “unmasked” the perpetrators of recent kidnapping incidents, especially that of two Canadian citizens, that have rocked the nation, as activists of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). At a press conference held this afternoon at their party’s head office in Accra, National Communications Officer Read More
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Ex-presidents snub CPP 70th anniversary

All the three living former presidents invited for the 70th anniversary of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) failed to turn up, according to reports. According to the party’s acting General Secretary, James Kwabena Bomfeh, only former President John Agyekum Kufuor responded to the invitation by sending a representative to the programme held on Wednesday, June […]Read More
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MPs angry over research findings

Members of Parliament yesterday (Tuesday) expressed their anger and frustrations at a research recently conducted by the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana over the performance of MPs. According to the MPs, the research is not scientifically inclusive of all official and non-official duties of MPs. They have thus described the research as […]Read More
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Asiedu Nketia insults female ministers

General Secretary of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has alleged that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo deliberately appointed some members of the fairer sex to positions of higher authority in his administration just to sully the image of women. According to him, the president purposely appointed Tiwaa Addo Danquah to Read More
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You’re a disgrace; resign with shame before 2020 – Youth to Mfantseman NPP MP

Some concerned Youth of Mfantseman have expressed shock at the poor performance of the Member of Parliament (MP) for Mfantseman constituency, Mr. Ekow Kwansah Hayford who scored 20% in a recent survey conducted by the University of Ghana Political Science Department on the performance-based research of Members of Parliaments of the Republic. In an exclusive […]Read More
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Don’t be a pawn of ‘clueless, inept’ Akufo-Addo gov’t – NDC to CID

The main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has admonished the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service not to be a pawn of the Akufo-Addo government. In a statement signed by the party’s General Secretary Mr Johnson Asiedu-Nketiah following the CID’s arrest and release of his National Chairman Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo on Tuesday, the […]Read More
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Seat for women divides Parliament

There was sharp division in Ghana’s Parliament on Wednesday over calls for seats to be reserved for women to ensure some sort of gender parity in the lawmaking chamber. Some members of parliament out rightly kicked against the call made by the lawmaker for Kumbungu Ras Mubarak in a statement on the floor of the […]Read More
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CPP is 70 years today

The Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP) formed in 1949 during the struggle for Ghana’s independence from British colonial rule is 70 years today, Wednesday, 12 June 2019. The CPP’s founding father was Ghana’s first president, Dr Kwame Nkrumah. The party is a socialist political party based on the ideas of Nkrumah. It holds the belief that […]Read More
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More MPs to lose seats – Survey

About 49.5% of Ghanaians will vote out their Members of Parliament (MPs) over poor performance if elections were held today, a new survey report has revealed. The Survey conducted by the Political Science department at the University of Ghana had 42.6% of the respondents ready to retain their lawmakers with 7.9% of the respondents still […]Read More
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Swallow your pride and listen to voices of reason – Sammy Gyamfi jabs Oppong Nkrumah

The National Democratic Congress has become aware of an official government statement authored under the above caption and signed by Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in reaction to our statement entitled: “AKUFO-ADDO’S DECEPTIVE ONE VILLAGE, ONE DAM INITIATIVE – A CASE OF CAUSING FINANCIAL LOSS TO THE STATE”. We find it rather unfortunate, that the […]Read More