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NPP matters: Kalamonia leads Savannah Region Chair race

A business mogul in the newly created Savannah Region, Alhaji Iddrisu Sulemana, alias Professor Kalamonia is in a comfortable lead to the upcoming Savannah Regional contest of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). As one of the party’s bankrollers there, the delegates have declared their non-negotiable support for Iddrisu Kalamonia. …

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EC’s posture towards IPAC dangerous – NDC

The Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is accusing the Electoral Commission (EC) of deliberately undermining the Inter Party Advisory Committee (IPAC). According to the largest opposition party, the Jean Mensah-led commission conceals vital information from key stakeholders, one of such, is the failure of the EC to disclose its budget …

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GCPP gets ready for internal polls

The Great Consolidated Popular Party (GCPP) has disclosed that the party’s flag bearer for election 2020 will be determined once the party elects its national chairman later this year. “Per the GCPP’s constitution, once a national chairman is elected, he or she automatically becomes the flag bearer; so in this …

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NDC puts elections in Volta, Oti regions on hold indefinitely

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has announced that regional elections in the Volta and Oti regions will be held at a later date. No reason was given to that effect. In a statement issued by General Secretary Johnson Asiedu Nketia, new dates will be communicated in due course. The statement …

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NPP inaugurates Committees

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has inaugurated a total of 11 standing and ad-hoc committees. The inauguration of the various committees namely Constitution and Legal Committee, Vetting Committee, Finance Committee, Elections Committee, Disciplinary Committee, Communications Committee, Organizational Committee, Research Committee, Events Committee, ICT Committee, Welfare and Dispute Resolution Committee, …

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‘I’ve never been against free SHS’ – Mahama to Bawumia

Former President John Mahama has rebutted what he describes as propaganda by the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, saying he has never been against the Free SHS policy. He said for someone who implemented Progressively Free SHS for over 350,000 students, he cannot be said to be against free SHS. …

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I am surprised NDC has the courage to talk about NHIS – Kokofu

New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) former Member of Parliament (MP) for Bantama Constituency, Mr Henry Kwabena Kokofu has stated he is surprised at the National Democratic Congress (NDC)’s sudden interest and position on issues about the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).   Speaking on Adom TV’s Badwam show, Wednesday, Mr Kokofu said “I …

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Ofosu-Ampofo’s case to clear doubts – Bernard Aryeh

Former Member of Parliament for Upper Denkyira West, Mr Benjamin Kofi Ayeh, says the leaked tape case involving the national chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo needed to get to court to clear doubts. According to the politician, the court will help tell whether the tape …

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EC engages Diasporas on ROPAA Implementation

The Electoral Commission (EC) Representative of the Peoples’ Amendment Act (ROPAA) Consultative and Implementation Committee on Monday engaged stakeholders from the Diaspora to brainstorm on the roadmap to operationalize the law. Dr Akwasi Awua Ababio, Director Diaspora Affairs, Office of the President, who led the delegation assured the Committee and …

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NDC accuses govt of ‘political persecution’

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has accused government of political persecution and harassment as its National Chairman Samuel Ofosu Ampofo prepares to appear before court on Tuesday April 16,2019. Mr Ofosu Ampofo has been charged with conspiracy to cause harm and assault against a public officer. READ: Bumpy A. …

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EC releases timetable for assembly elections

The Electoral Commission (EC) has released a timetable for the upcoming Assembly elections. Per the timetable available to DGN Online, the elections are scheduled to take place nationwide on November 26, 2019. Activities for the elections are to commence on May 24th to June 2019, a period in which there …

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I’ll sue government over Vigilantism Bill – Azoka

The National Vice Chair of the opposition National Democratic Congress Chief Sofo Azoka says he will sue government for including Azoka Boys on the schedule of vigilante groups contained in the Vigilante and other related offences bill. The bill which has been laid before Parliament contains a number of clauses …

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