Category Archives: Politics

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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Pregnant woman defeats 2 men in assembly elections

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: A 25-years-old seven months pregnant woman, Safaru Yussif Garo has defeated two men in the Tuesday District and unit committee Level Election in Gunaayili electoral of the Karaga district.  Madam Safaru polled 213 to beat her men counterparts Mohammed Yussif (the incumbent) who polled 151 and Patrick N. Tia with 180 votes.…
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Tension mounts in 2 communities over assembly election results

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: Tension is mounting between Jarigu and Lahigu communities in the Tamale Metropolis over the results of Tuesday District Level Elections (DLE). Supporters of two aspirants who contested for the elections are reported to be bracing themselves to engage in fracas. The incumbent is reported to have defeated his closest contender with one…
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EC suspends Nasia District Level Election indefinitely

Categories:  Politics Subheader body: Ghana’s Electoral Commission (EC) has suspended the ongoing district level election in the Nasia electoral area of the West Mamprusi district in the northern region indefinitely. The decision follows the refusal of the electorates to cast their votes due to the mix-up of aspirant’s pictures in the ballot papers. The first One…
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