Tag Archives: John Dramani Mahama

Don’t impose Mahama; he can’t beat Nana Addo – NDC Group

A group within the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) calling itself Bring Back NDC (BBN), has suggested that it would be difficult for John Dramani Mahama to return to the Presidency if he is chosen as the party’s flagbearer for the 2020 general elections. They raised these concerns following a recent joint statement from all ten regional chairmen of the NDC,  ...

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Focus on reorganization, not my candidature – Mahama

Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has reiterated his belief that it would be unwise for him to declare his intention to contest whilst the party is still reorganising after its defeat in the 2016 polls. According to the former president, it is important for the party to focus on the efforts to mend the cracks within its fold, and strengthen its ...

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Mahama to consult party over ‘Thank You tour’ date

Former President John Dramani Mahama has stated that he will hold discussions with the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), over when to embark on his nationwide ‘Thank You’ tour. The announcement by the former President comes barely a day after ten regional chairmen  of the party endorsed his candidature, and urged him to embark on a ‘Thank You ...

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Ibrahim Mahama’s name pops up in ‘Paradise Papers’

Ibrahim Mahama, brother of Ghana’s ex-President, John Dramani Mahama, has been named in leaked documents which capture some affluent people worldwide who have hidden their monies in offshore accounts. According to the leak dubbed “Paradise Papers” and put together by International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), Ibrahim Mahama, had planned to open two different accounts in 2013 with international offshore ...

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Ayisi Boateng should’ve been sacked immediately – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has condemned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his failure to relieve Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, George Ayisi Boateng, of his post, following the widely condemned partisan comments made by the diplomat. Ayisi Boateng received widespread criticism for stating that his first priority is to members of the NPP, and that if he had his own ...

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Extend helping hand to gas explosion victims – Mahama

Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has expressed his grief following the gas explosion at Atomic Junction on Saturday, which has so far killed seven people and injured several others. In a tweet on Sunday, the former President also called on Ghanaians to assist all those who had been affected by the incident however they can. “I feel their pain. In our own ...

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Mahama to speak at AfDB annual meeting in India

Former President, John Dramani Mahama is in India to attend the 52nd Annual Meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group. The trip is in honour of an invitation from the bank and the Indian Government A statement from the office of the former president and signed by his aide, Joyce Bawa Mogtari, indicated that John Mahama would be speaking ...

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