Category Archives: Politics

We support the election of MMDCES-NPP, NDC, PNC declare

Leadership of three major political parties in the northern region has thrown its weight behind the president, Nana Addo campaign promise to have MMMDCEs elected. The parties which declared their stand on the issue at NORSAAC Rallying Multi-Stakeholders workshop in Tamale include the Convention People’s Party (CPP), People National Convention (PNC) and the National Democratic…
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Ghanaians to go for another referendum in December

Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Democratic Governance (IDG), Dr Kwasi Jonas has reiterated the need for Ghanaians to embrace the election of the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDECs) in Ghana like they did in the creation of the new regions. He urged citizens to come out massively on 10th December referendum…
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Vigilantism is a social problem not a crime- IDEG senior research Fellow

Senior Research Fellow at Institute of Democratic Governance (IDEG), Dr Kwasi Jonas has jumped to the defense of vigilante groups whose activities become under serious scrutiny. In the view of Dr Jonas, the young people who engage in violence by attacking public and civil servants and sometimes vandalizing state properties should not be tagged as…
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EC limited registration suffers network problem

Poor internet connectivity at the designated centers on Monday has led to the delay of the Electoral Commission (EC) limited registration exercise in the Tamale Metropolis and the Sagnarigu municipality. EC officials were clueless on what to do while people who attained the voting age (18) queued to have their names on the EC’s register.…
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