Tuesday , September 22 2020

Politics

Take your Peace FM, NDC will never return to that overhyped station – Sammy Gyamfi

Communications Officer for the National Democratic Congress, Sammy Gyamfi, has debunked reports suggesting that the NDC wants to return to Peace FM’s Kokrokoo Morning Show after months of the boycott. The National Democratic Congress boycotted Peace FM’s morning show in May 2020 after describing the host of the show as a dictator and bias. …

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Ashaiman MP’s name missing from provisional voter register

The Member of Parliament for Ashaiman, Ernest Henry Norgbey, has raised red flags over some missing names on the provisional voters’ register. Ernest Norgbey, who couldn’t find his name in the register in the ongoing exhibition exercise, claimed that 21,000 voters in his constituency have also had their names deleted …

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EC opens nominations for 2020 polls; presidential filing fee pegged at GHS100,000

The Electoral Commission (EC) has opened nominations for the 2020 presidential and parliamentary elections. In response to COVID-19 protocols, however, the Commission says it has made nomination forms available to all political parties as well as independent candidates on its website. The nominations are to be filed from Monday 5th …

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The NDC’s 2020 manifesto [Full Document]

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has launched its 2020 manifesto ahead of the December 7 polls. Titled the ‘People’s Manifesto: Jobs, Prosperity and more’, the policy document is said to have been inspired by the desires of the average Ghanaian. The manifesto has been divided into six key areas: fixing …

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‘Mahama will sting corruption like a scorpion’ – Haruna Iddrisu

Former President John Dramani Mahama intends rooting out corruption if voted into power, Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu has said. Addressing members of the National Democratic Congress at the official launch of the NDC’s manifesto, Mr. Iddrisu said former President Mahama will ensure that corruption scandals that have been swept under …

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Over 80 NDC supporters from Kwesimintsim Zongo defect to NPP

About 80 disgruntled supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Kwesimintsim Zongo  have defected to the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). The defectors announced their move to the NPP at a press conference on September 5, 2020. They said their decision was based on the potential they see in …

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NDC reschedules 2020 manifesto launch to September 7

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has rescheduled the date for the launch of its 2020 manifesto to September 7, 2020. The new date came after a meeting of the party’s Functional Executive Committee. “This is to enable the National Executive Committee and the Council of Elders [to] approve the policy …

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Bawumia must apologize for ‘lying’ about cost of Kwame Nkrumah Interchange – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has asked Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to apologise over what it says were lies he spewed about the cost of the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange. The Vice President says the interchange cost $260 million but the NDC accused Dr. Bawumia  of adding “the cost of …

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Ghanaians yearn for a CPP government – Ivor Greenstreet

The flagbearer of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Ivor Kobina Greenstreet has promised to work to make Ghana a better place should he be given the nod to become president of Ghana. The Convention People’s Party on Saturday elected Mr. Ivor Greenstreet as its presidential candidate for the 2020 general …

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