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Failure of gov’t to punish Ursula will mean she communicated gov’t position – Ablakwa

Former Deputy Education Minister under the erstwhile Mahama led administration, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has called on the government to reprimand the Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu Ekuful over her comments which suggested Ghana is for a select few. Reports have suggested that the Communications Minister in an interview on Accra-based Asempa …

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NPP Primaries: ‘Failed’ Titus-Glover taking credit for projects he never funded – Ben Ashittey

Parliamentary hopeful for the Tema East Constituency, Mr. Benjamin Ashittey, has exposed incumbent Member of Parliament (MP), Hon Daniel Nii Kwartei Titus-Glover, of claiming credit for projects he has neither funded nor completed. According to Ben Ashittey, the MP has failed to bring development to the constituency and now claiming …

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SONA 2020: Akufo-Addo’s “Tyranny, Despotism And Authoritarianism” Rule Made Us Walk Out! – Minority

The Minority in Parliament on Thursday dramatically boycotted this year’s State Of The Nation Address [SONA] without giving any ‘tangible’ reason. The Minority organised a press conference addressed by the Minority Leader, Hon. Haruna Iddrisu in Parliament to explain their action. According to them since becoming President of our republic, …

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‘Very immoral for NDC MPs to walk out – NPP legislators condemn colleagues

: 20-02-2020 Time: 02:02:23:pm E-mail Tweet WhatsApp Share Share New Patriotic Party (NPP) MPs have vowed not to allow their colleagues across the aisle to participate in debates on President Akufo-Addo’s 2020 State of the Nation Address (SONA). The governing party’s legislators say the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) MPs do not have …

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Full text: Akufo-Addo’s message to Ghanaians in 2020 State of the Nation Address

President Akufo-Addo has reiterated improvements made in the economy, benefits of implementing banking sector reforms and the fulfilment of the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) 2016 manifesto promises. Read the full text of his presentation of the SONA 2020 which he delivered in Parliament, Thursday.   Mr Speaker, I am glad to be …

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NPP primaries: Supporters of Addai-Nimoh and incumbent MP in bloody fight

At least, four New Patriotic Party (NPP) sympathisers in Asante Mampong Constituency were injured when supporters of two parliamentary aspirants clashed over the filing of process. Club-wielding supporters of incumbent Member of Parliament, Kwaku Sarpong Ampratwum, engaged in a free-for-all fight with those of former MP and presidential aspirant, Francis Addai-Nimoh, …

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There will be no strife, conflict after 7th December – Akufo-Addo tells Mahama

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated emphatically that the peace and stability of the nation which is being enjoyed by the Ghanaian people will be maintained in the aftermath of the 7th December general elections. President Akufo-Addo was responding to assertions made by the former President Mahama to …

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NPP primaries: I’ll run a clean campaign – Obour

Former President of the Musicians Union of Ghana, Bice Osei Kuffour Former President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA), Bice Osei Kuffour, popularly called Obour, has pledged to run a clean campaign when given the nod as a parliamentary aspirant on the ticket of the governing New Patriotic Party …

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Nana B clashes with Kwesi Pratt over 1D1F

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) National Youth Organizer, Henry Nana Boakye, popularly known as Nana B on Friday’s edition of Peace FM’s morning show ‘kokrokoo’ programme, decided to list ten factories under the One District One Factory (1D1F) programme. The mention of the $20million Integrated Compost and Recycling Plant …

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Battle for Tamale Central: NDC, NPP intensify campaign to win seat

One of the parliamentary seats that will be hotly contested for in the Northern Region in this year’s general election is that of Tamale Central. The four-time National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale Central, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini has decided not to go for re-election. The contest …

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WATCH VIDEO: Osofo Kyiri Abosom Names Bishop Obinim As Running Mate For GUM Party Ahead Of 2020 Election

Renonwed Ghanaian pastor, Christian Kwabena Andrews, known popularly as Sofo Kyiriabosom has selected the founder of International Godsway Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim as his running mate for Ghana Union Movement (GUM) party ahead of election 2020. Osofo Kyiriabosom is running the philosophy of the first President of Ghana Dr Kwame …

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3 political parties storm out of EC technical meeting over new voters’ register

Johnson Asiedu Nkatia

Officials of three political parties have walked out of a technical meeting with the Electoral Commission (EC) on the back of disagreement over compilation of a new voters’ register for the December general elections. IT representatives of the various political parties were invited by the EC Thursday to thrash out …

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Peter Amewu is a ‘goro boy’ for Aker Energy – NDC

Energy minister Peter Amewu is being used as an errand boy running the bidding of the Norwegian oil company, Aker, former power minister John Jinapor has alleged. He made the claim while addressing participants at the National Democratic Congress’s dialogue series on the energy sector of the country. According to …

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NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS COMMUNICATION BUREAU DAFFIAMA-BUSSIE-ISSA CONSTITUENCY

  06/02/2020 IMMEDIATE RELEASE. *WE DEMAND TO KNOW THE WHEREABOUT OF OUR AMBULANCE* The Communication Bureau on behalf of the National Democratic Congress and the good people of the DBI constituency, wishes to ask the District Chief Executive of DBI and the Regional minister where our ambulance can be located. …

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Airbus saga: We did no wrong – NDC

The main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has refuted any wrongdoing with regards to the Airbus bribery scandal. A judgment from the Crown Court at Southwark, UK, said: “The fifth count alleges that contrary to section 7 of the Bribery Act 2010, between 1 July 2011 and 1 June 2015, …

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