Tag Archives: John Mahama

‘Arrogant’ NAPO intimidated by Opoku-Agyemang’s achievements – Mogtari

Secretary to former President John Mahama, Joyce Mogtari, has chastised Education Minister, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, over his recent supposed attack on his predecessor, Naana Jane Opoku Agyeman, who served in the previous government. In a statement copied to citifmonline.com, Joyce Mogtari said the Education Minister’s attacks were borne out of arrogance, and the realization that Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang set ...

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Pelpuo, others slam regional chairmen for ‘endorsing’ Mahama

Some National Democratic Congress (NDC) legislators, have criticized the move by the regional chairmen of the party to ostensibly back the candidature of John Dramani Mahama for the elections in 2020. The MPs, who spoke to Citi News, cautioned that such moves could compromise the unity of the NDC. The regional Chairmen, in a brief communiqué after a meeting with ...

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Group wants ‘irresponsible’ NDC chairmen suspended

Some youth of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), are calling for strict sanctions against the 10 regional chairmen of the party who called on Ex-President John Mahama to consider calls to lead the party in the 2020 general elections. According to them, the action of the regional chairmen is “unethical and irresponsible.” In a statement copied to citifmonline.com, the ...

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We only asked Mahama to consider running – Ade Coker 

The Greater Accra Regional Chairman of other opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Ade Coker, has said that asking former President John Mahama to consider putting himself up for the 2020 elections, is not the same as endorsing his candidature for the race. Mr. Ade Coker, who is part of the ten regional NDC Chairmen who appended their signatures to a ...

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Go on ‘Thank you tour’ – NDC chairmen urge Mahama

All 10 regional chairmen of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have asked former president John Mahama to embark on a ‘Thank you tour’ to appreciate party loyalists for their support during the December 2016 polls. They believe the tour, although belated, will help in the party’s reconciliatory and healing process. Following the NDC’s defeat in the December 2016, there ...

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NDC Chairmen ‘endorse’ Mahama for 2020

The 10 Regional Chairmen of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have backed the candidature of John Dramani Mahama for election 2020, even before the latter announces his intentions. The ten regional chairman after a meeting on Thursday, November 9, 2017, issued a communique in which they urged the former President to consider running for the 2020 polls. The brief ...

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Bawumia behaving like a ‘hapless’ serial caller – Ofosu Kwakye

A former Deputy Minister for Communication, Felix Ofosu Kwakye, has likened Vice President Bawumia’s recent utterances on Ghana’s Digital Property Addressing System to political serial callers who call into FM stations to rant over issues. He made the comment on Eyewitness News on Monday. According to Mr. Ofosu Kwakye, Dr. Bawumia must desist from purporting to be educating former President ...

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NDC lost in Central Region due to disunity – Mahama

Former President John Mahama has attributed the massive defeat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Central Region, in the 2016 general elections, to disunity and egocentric tendencies among its members. Speaking at Cape Coast in the Central Region where the party held the third of its nationwide unity walk, he observed that, “we know that the party in ...

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I’m now Veep; I can criticize you – Bawumia tells Mahama

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, wants former President John Mahama to accept criticisms from him since he now occupies the high office of Vice President of the country. His call is in response to a 2016 statement made by John Mahama while he was president, suggesting that, Dr. Bawumia lacked the capacity to criticize him [Mahama], since Bawumia had not ...

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I’ve no problem with those interested in 2020 – Mahama

Former President John Mahama appears unperturbed about the opposition he is likely to face in the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) presidential primaries ahead of the 2020 general elections. He said he has no problem with the candidates who have so far declared their intentions of leading the party in the next presidential election. Whilst addressing thousands of party supporters in ...

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