Category Archives: Politics

Over 2 million Ghanaians now connected to their MPs

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: Over two million Ghanaians are now connected to their members of parliament through the Committee on Government Assurances, thanks to an ITC platform created by Pen Plus Beys. What this connection does is put legislators on notice; they will now have to answer questions from their constituents on promises made when they sought their votes.  The Executive Director of…
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Police fired warning shots at NDC supporters

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: Police fired warning shots Thursday to disperse a group of Alhaji Ibrahim Seidu's supporters who had been angered by the closure of a road leading to the house of the candidate who had earlier filed his nomination papers for the November 7 NDC primaries. Jubilant supporters of Seidu's on motor bikes were reportedly on…
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NCCE advises political aspirants to follow electoral rules

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Northern Region has admonished all those aspiring for political office to resort to electoral procedures enshrined in the 1992 constitution of Ghana. The NCCE says aggrieved parties in any election in Ghana need to follow electoral rules from the electoral commission in addressing…
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NDC will recapture all 9 lost seats in N/R-Tamale South MP

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: The Minister of Employment and Labor Relations, Haruna Iddrisu has promised that the ruling National Democratic Congress would recapture all parliamentary seats lost to the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2012 elections.  The Tamale South Member of parliament says he will lead what he calls “operations recover all seats” from the NPP in…
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