Infographics

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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Infographic: What disqualified Nduom vrs new court order

An Accra High Court on Friday ordered the Electoral Commission (EC) to allow the Presidential Candidate of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) , Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom to correct mistakes on his nomination forms. The Infographic below captures specific orders from the High Court to the EC and the factors that earlier accounted for Nduom’s disqualification. – By: Sandister Tei/citifmonline.com/Ghana

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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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World Sight Day 2016: The state of eye care in Ghana [Infographic]

October 13, 2016, marks World Sight Day. The day is set aside by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness with partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. The day is marked with various important advocacy and communications events on eye care. Audience targeted include diabetics, persons with family history of ...

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2012 Manifesto: Nana Addo’s promises on roads, transport [Infographic]

The New Patriotic Party (NPP), led by flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo in 2012 promised among other things to undertake a number of projects to transform Ghana’s road and transport sector. The promises are represented in the infographic below.   – By: Jonas Nyabor/citifmonline.com/Ghana

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Overview of key NPP pledges in its 2012 manifesto

The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) has indicated that its 2016 manifesto will place emphasis on job creation and creating an enabling business environment for economic growth. But what did its 2012 manifesto, themed Transforming lives, Transforming Ghana”, focus on? Ahead of the NPP’s 2016 manifesto launch today [Sunday], we look back at some of the promises the party made in its ultimately ...

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NPP to launch 2016 manifesto today

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) will launch its 2016 manifesto at the Trade Fair Centre today. The event will be held at the forecourt of the Centre from 2pm and is expected to be led by former President John Agyekum Kufuor. The initial venue was the Tamale Sports Stadium, where the NPP held its national delegates congress but the party ...

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2012 manifesto: Nana Addo’s 5 promises on education [Infographic]

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), ahead of the 2012 general elections promised some policies they would initiate in the country if Ghanaians gave them the chance to govern the country. Flagbearer of the party, Nana Akufo-Addo, among other things, touted the free Senior High School policy which was in the party’s 2012 manifesto. According to him, the policy sought to reduce ...

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NPP’s 2012 Manifesto: Nana Addo’s four promises on health [Infographic]

The Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo made a number of promises in his 2012 manifesto.The infographic below captures Nana Addo’s intentions for the health sector. – By: Marian Ansah/citifmonline.com/Ghana Follow @EfeAnsah

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