Author Archives: Mawuli Tsikata

Senyo Hosi inspires final year students at Temascho

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors, Senyo Hosi, has urged final year students of Tema Senior High School (Temascho) to remain disciplined and committed ahead of the final examinations in 2018. Senyo Hosi, who is an Anchorite – the term used to describe old students of the school – encouraged the final year students to ...

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Leaked: Instruction to Ace; Bury the RTI Bill

Looooong Lɛgɛ, you be Ogboo.   Charle I land ooo, ma landi. From the land of the Nambia creator (AKA Donald Trump) all through to the ‘in-it’ of the queen, I bɔga come. Massa gyae, ayigbe slangs na ba rough!   Naabu C, I read your letter on my way out and it was clear you were committed to destroying ...

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Founders Day Conversations: History, Culture and Circumstance [Article]

Since President Akufo Addo’s 60th Independence Day address which highlighted the historical events and actors of our independence and heritage struggle , there has been sufficient public discourse about the pros and cons of the speech . Then in August this year, the Ghana 60 years on national committee put up a public lecture themed ‘Ghana’s day of destiny”. The ...

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Angry Woyome, aides storm Citi FM studio [Photos]

The unexpected happened today [Saturday] at the studios of private radio station Citi FM when businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, the man at the centre of the controversial GHC 51 million judgement debt stormed the station in the morning. A visibly upset Alfred Woyome entered the studio just when panellists on Citi FM’s News Analysis Programme ‘The Big Issue’, the Executive ...

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Constituencies that voted skirt and blouse in 2012 [Infographic]

‘Skirt and blouse’ voting is a Ghanaian electoral term used to describe the phenomenon in which electorates vote for a presidential or parliamentary candidate of a particular party and vote against the other of same party. Analysis of Ghana’s 2012 elections reveals about 26 constituencies across the country that voted skirt and blouse. On a regional breakdown, the Central, Northern ...

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See which constituencies always vote for the winning party [Infographic]

Ahead of Ghana’s 2016 elections, citifmonline.com will be bringing you some trends analysis based on previous elections. For instance, did you know that there are some constituencies across 3 regions in Ghana that always get it right when it comes to the political party that wins the national elections? The infographic below shows the constituencies that have always voted for the ...

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Regional breakdown: How NDC, NPP performed in 2012 [Infographic]

The two leading political parties in Ghana’s 2016 elections, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP), have intensified their campaigns in various regions of country. For instance in the Volta Region which is the NDC’s stronghold, the NPP is targeting 30% of valid votes for the 2016 elections, whilst the NDC is targeting 50% of valid ...

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Regional Breakdown: The 29,000 polling stations for election 2016 [Infographic]

The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana has released the official list of polling stations for the 2016 elections. The list shows an increase in the number of polling stations from 26,000 in 2012 to 29,000 for the 2016 polls. The Ashanti Region maintains the highest the number with 5,190 polling stations, whilst the Upper West Regions remains the the lowest ...

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Chiefs who have endorsed Mahama, Nana Addo [Infographic]

The presidential candidates of the two major political parties in Ghana, John Dramani Mahama and Nana Akufo Addo have been visiting various communities as part of their campaign ahead of the December polls. These visits require the candidates to pay homage to the chiefs and elders of the various towns and communities. The visits have seen some of the chiefs ...

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What Mahama is promising the people of Volta Region [Infographic]

Ghana’s President and Flagbearer of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has in the past few days focused his 2016 election campaign on the Volta Region. The infographic below gives a breakdown of what the President has so far promised in various constituencies of the Volta Region. – By: Mawuli Tsikata/citifmonline.com/Ghana Follow @MawuliTsikata

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