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Don’t use my name for personal interests – Mahama warns

John Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has cautioned members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) seeking to solicit information from other party executives and members under the pretext that they are being sponsored by him to desist from such acts. A statement from the office of the former President indicated that “some members of the party are seeking to solicit information ...

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NPP, NDC ‘fight’ over allocation of Kotokuraba stores


It appears the new Cape Coast Kotokuraba Market edifice will remain idle for a while longer as the political tussle over its allocation rages on between the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Central Region. Market women have been left stranded for a long time, not getting access to stores, because of the ...

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Majority demands full audit of BOST ‘rot’ under Awuah-Darko


The Majority in Parliament has called for a full-scale forensic audit into the activities of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company (BOST), beginning from 2009, as they referred to the minority’s stance on the contaminated fuel sale saga as hypocritical. The Majority at a press conference today [Friday], said the controversy at BOST was only a symptom of deep-seated ...

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BOST staff will compromise probe – MP


A Minority MP and a member of the Energy Committee in Parliament, Edward Bawa, believes the Energy Ministry’s attempt to unravel the controversies surrounding the contaminated fuel sale at the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company (BOST), will be held back by staff who have kicked against calls for the interdiction of their Managing Director, Alfred Obeng. “The behaviour of the ...

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Ningo Prampram NDC branch executives unhappy with Sam George


As part of efforts to reinvigorate the grassroots support base of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Greater Accra region, the NDC Parliamentary caucus in the region has started a programme to whip up support for the party, and ensure peace and harmony in the region. As part of this, the leadership of the NDC Greater Accra Caucus thus ...

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We’ll no longer tolerate political vigilantes – IGP

IGP, David Asante Appeatu (L), Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery (R)

The Inspector General of Police, David Asante Appeatu has sent a stern warning to political vigilante groups and other lawbreakers saying their actions will no longer be tolerated. He has therefore charged his officers to deal decisively with such elements in society according to law. Despite expressing similar sentiments on previous platforms, some Civil society organizations and members of the ...

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NDC collation system broke down during 2016 polls – Pelpuo


A former Minister of state at the Presidency, Rashid Pelpuo, has claimed that the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) collation system broke down completely at the most critical moment of the 2016 election. This, he said, made it difficult for the party to have a full grasp of the turf when the NPP had begun churning out electoral results. His ...

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Constituency level confusion caused NDC’s defeat – Nii Lante


The 13-member Kwesi Botchway committee set up by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to probe the party’s election 2016 defeat, cited rifts between Parliamentary candidates and constituency executives as a major failing, according to the NDC MP for Odododiodioo, Nii Lante Vanderpuye. Speaking on Eyewitness News, Mr. Vanderpuye, who was part of the committee, noted that “Parliamentary candidates were not ...

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Kwesi Botchway c’ttee presents NDC election defeat report

Prof. Kwesi Botchwey, Chairman of NDC's Election Review Committee

The 13-member committee set up by the National Democratic Congress (NDC), to probe its defeat in the 2016 election, has presented its findings to the National Executive Council (NEC) today, June 19, 2017. As part of its recommendations, the committee has asked the party to take a holistic look at the party’s biometric electoral register. The 55-paged report, titled, ‘listening to ...

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Sylvester Mensah: A potential NDC 2020 Presidential Aspirant

Sylvester Mensah

Sylvester Mensah: Long Shot or Giant Killer? He’s got youth, he’s got experience, and he’s got charm. He’s Sylvester Mensah and he could be your next president. Mr. Mensah easily reminds you of politicians like John Edwards (the John Edwards before his scandal): boyishly handsome, easily believable and exceptionally warm.   PROS   Temperament Mr. Sylvester Mensah is the dictionary ...

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