• 4 weeks Photos: Retaliation in Lower Dixcove! MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Retaliations in Upper Dixcove in the Ahanta West district of the Western region, have left several residents injured over a chieftaincy dispute. ... more
  • 4 weeks Chief of Staff calls for gov’t, Multimedia truce MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Chief of Staff, Frema Osei Opare, has indicated her readiness to resolve the seeming tension between government and The Multimedia Group Limited. ... more
  • 4 weeks Volta NDC cadres vow to win back region MyJoyOnline -Politics
    It has become an accepted notion that the show of apathy by the people of Volta Region against the National Democratic Congress (NDC) contributed significantly to its defeat in the 2016 elections. ... more
  • 4 weeks Gov’t to rake in $12b from Planting for Export and Rural Dev’t  MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​Ghana is set to make billions of dollars from other tree crops aside cocoa following the successful implementation of the Planting for Export and Rural Development, the Agric Minister has stated.  ... more
  • 4 weeks Take further legal actions to entrench freedom – Tarzan to GIBA, others MyJoyOnline -Politics
    The founder of the country’s first private radio station, Radio Eye, has challenged the media to take further steps legal to entrench their freedom. ... more
  • 4 weeks Buaben Asamoa apologises for ‘indirectly directing’ Amidu ModernGhana -Politics
    The Communications Director for New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has apologised to the Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu for telling him to stop complaining about interference in his work. After Mr. Amidu released an article condemning his actions, Mr. Asamoa said he 8220;will defer to the Special Prosecutor on this one. If he believes that my remarks are indirectly directing him, then I am afraid I am sorry for having said that because I will be the ... more
  • 4 weeks Name one policy of yours that increased cocoa production – Akufo-Addo dares Mahama ModernGhana -Politics
    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has thrown a challenge to his predecessor, John Dramani Mahama, to name a single policy his erstwhile government introduced to boost the production of cocoa in the country. Addressing a durbar of Chiefs at Daboase, in the Wassa East district of the Western Region, on Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019, President Akufo-Addo noted that the government of President Kufuor moved cocoa production from some 350,000 metric tonnes at the end of the year 2000 to 750,000 ton ... more
  • 4 weeks I Will Accept Request To Be Mahama’s Running Mate – Mosquito ModernGhana -Politics
    The General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia says he will gladly accept an opportunity to serve as John Mahama 39;s running mate in the upcoming 2020 general elections. NDC watchers say that Mr. Asiedu Nketia is being considered as a possible running mate to John Mahama in the next election. Speaking to Citi News, Johnson Asiedu Nketia said, it 39;s an offer he would not reject. ldquo;My point is no one campaigns to b ... more
  • 4 weeks Vigilantism Law Won’t Change Anything – Asiedu Nketia ModernGhana -Politics
    The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has cast doubt on the potential of the vigilantism and Related Offences Bill to curb vigilantism in the country. According to the NDC the passage of the new law is an exercise in futility. Parliament on Monday passed the Bill after months of deliberations. Reacting to the passage of the Bill, General Secretary of the NDC, Johnson Asiedu attributed the increasing cases of vigilantism activities to the inability of successive government ... more
  • 4 weeks Vigilantism law will not achieve much – Asiedu Nketia MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​The General Secretary of the NDC has cast doubts on the usefulness of the newly passed Vigilantism and Related Offences Bill, 2019 in the fight against political party militias. ... more
  • 4 weeks Inside story: The 300-yr old British-Dutch struggle inherited by two Dixcove chiefs MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Two paramount chiefs in Dixcove in the Ahanta West district of the Western region, have been wrangling over who has the right to install another chief in the disputed Tourome area. ... more
  • 4 weeks New IGP Appointment Good For Akufo-Addo, Not Ghana – MP ModernGhana -Politics
    The Deputy Minority Chief Whip in Parliament has flagged the appointment of acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) by President Akufo-Addo. Ibrahim Ahmed told JoyNews Tuesday that the unconfirmed position of COP James Oppong-Boanuh will make him always wanting to please the appointing authority, the President. This, the Banda MP believes would not augur well for the country but suits Akufo-Addo well, since the acting IGP would act to gain favour in his eyes. ldquo;It is ... more
  • 4 weeks ₵10k Reward For Information On whereabouts Of Missing Toyota Hilux Pick-up ModernGhana -Politics
    The Savannah Regional Coordinating Council has announced a GHc10,000 reward for any person or group whose information will lead to the retrieval of its stolen Toyota Hilux pick-up. The missing Toyota Hilux pick-up was one of the new vehicles President Akufo-Addo recently handed over to the newly created Savannah Region. The vehicle, a white Toyota Hilux, registered ER 3516 -19, was allegedly snatched on July 4, by a pair of armed men in Tamale. The robbery occurred in the ... more
  • 4 weeks ‘You did zero’ – Akufo-Addo challenges Mahama over cocoa record MyJoyOnline -Politics
    President Akufo-Addo has challenged the opposition NDC to provide evidence of improved cocoa production under former president John Mahama. ... more
  • 4 weeks New IGP appointment good for Akufo-Addo but not Ghana – MP MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​The Deputy Minority Chief Whip in Parliament has flagged the appointment of acting police chief by President Akufo-Addo. ... more
  • 4 weeks ¢10k bounty for information on whereabouts of missing gov’t vehicle MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​The Savannah Regional Coordinating Council has announced a ¢10,000 reward for any person or group whose information will lead to the retrieval of its missing Toyota vehicle. ... more
  • 4 weeks Salaga South NDC Hails First Female Aspirant ModernGhana -Politics
    For the first time in the political history of the Salaga South Constituency, a woman has filed nomination to contest the NDC parliamentary primaries. Hajia Zuweira Ibrahimah, a former Minister-Counsellor and Head of Information and Public Relations at Ghana 39;s High Commission in London under former President Mahama. Hajia Zuweira was one of the financiers of the NDC 39;s Parliamentary Candidate for Salaga South Alhaji Ibrahim Dey in the 2016 general elections. She presented ... more
  • 4 weeks Stay Away Our 1-Constituency, $1-Million Projects – NPP Group Warns Jaman South MP ModernGhana -Politics
    A group calling itself Concern NPP Youth of Jaman South in the Bono Region has warned the Jaman South Member of Parliament, Yaw Afful to distance his personal projects from the projects under the $ 1Million per constituency initiative. They are accusing the MP of taking credit for the projects whenever he is given the opportunity to speak on radio and public gatherings. They revealed the situation has given the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the constituency the opp ... more
  • 4 weeks Fonu Kpatakpa Battle-Ready For Kpando Constituency ModernGhana -Politics
    The immediate past National Youth Organizer of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and former Deputy National Coordinator of Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency (GYEEDA), James Kofi Fonu Kpatakpa, last week filed his nomination to contest the Kpando Constituency Parliamentary seat. He is contesting on the ticket of the NDC as the party gears up for the parliamentary primaries from 24th August 2019. Fonu Kpatakpa was a ... more
  • 4 weeks Elom Ohene Of NDC To Snatch South Dayi Seat  ModernGhana -Politics
    Elom Ohene is a young, dynamic, enthusiastic, highly spirited grassroots and motivational politician well over par. He belongs to the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and he hails from South Dayi in the Volta region of Ghana. He is seeking to bring his humanitarian-centered activities to the fore of mainstream politics having been actively involved in helping to touch the lives of those in distress and the poor particularly. This is something Elom Ohene has c ... more
  • 4 weeks 4 file to contest Dome Kwabenya NDC primary MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Four persons aspiring to contest the Dome Kwabenya parliamentary seat on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have successfully filed their nominations ahead of the upcoming primaries slated for August 24, 2019. ... more
  • 4 weeks No pickup, no mercy – NDC tells Savannah Region Minister ModernGhana -Politics
    The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is accusing the Savannah Region Minister, Salifu Adam Braimah, of complicity in the alleged robbery of a pickup belonging to his office. A statement from the party in the region said conflicting reports in the media relating to how the robbery of the vehicle occurred is evidence that the said robbery is a ldquo;cock and bull story rdquo; and that Adam Braimah is complicit. State publisher Daily Graphic, according to the NDC, had reported t ... more
  • 4 weeks Wereko Brobby meets Akufo-Addo over Radio Gold, XYZ closure ModernGhana -Politics
    Dr Charles Wereko Brobby has disclosed to Joy News that he has written to President Akufo-Addo as well as met him, over the shutting down of two pro-National Democratic Congress (NDC) radio stations. He told Evans Mensah they discussed issues relating to Radio Gold and XYZ in addition to other issues he felt were ironical to be happenings under the President rsquo;s watch. The former CEO of the Volta River Authority (VRA), is also the founder of the country rsquo;s first private radio stat ... more
  • 4 weeks ‘NDC daydreaming; they won’t win 70% parliamentary seats in 2020’ – Obiri Boahen ModernGhana -Politics
    The Deputy General Secretary of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Obiri Boahen has refuted claims by the Minority Leader and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale South, Haruna Iddrisu, that the NDC will win 70 percent of parliamentary seats in the 2020 general election. He said such claims were akin to 8220;daydreaming 8221;. Haruna Iddrisu, in an interaction with the media last week after filing his parliamentary nominations as the sol ... more
  • 4 weeks Nana Addo will defeat Mahama again in 2020 – Titus Glover ModernGhana -Politics
    Deputy Minister for Transport, Nii Kwartei Titus Glover, has predicted that the 2020 presidential election has already been lost by former President John Dramani Mahama. Speaking in an interview in Accra, he said the lead up to the 2020 election will be similar to what happened in the lead-up to the 2016 election which saw former President John Mahama losing by almost one million votes. Just like in the lead up to the 2016 , international research and polling organisati ... more
  • 4 weeks Wereko Brobby meets Akufo-Addo over Radio Gold, XYZ closure MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Dr Wereko Brobby has disclosed to Joy News that he has written to President Akufo-Addo as well as met him, over the shutting down of two pro-NDC radio stations. ... more
  • 4 weeks NDC Official Donates To Yendi Constituency Office ModernGhana -Politics
    An accountant at the Adabraka Headquarters of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Atta Issa has presented office stationery to the Yendi Constituency Office. The exercise took place Saturday, 20th July 2019 at the constituency office in Yendi. The items include a desktop computer, printer, scanner, and other office stationery. The gesture according to Mr. Issa is to help the party facilitate its activities ahead of the primaries in August and the 2020 electio ... more
  • 4 weeks CID’s Freeing Of Charles Bissue Political – Amidu ModernGhana -Politics
    Special Prosecutor, Martin Alamisi Amidu, says the decision of the Police CID to investigate a presidential staffer, and further exonerate him despite his opposition, is political. He says he had written to the police and copied the Interior Ministry as well as the seat of government, the Jubilee House, on the matter. The content of his letter was that the Office of Special Prosecutor (OSP) had commenced investigations into allegation of corruption made against the Presidential Staff ... more
  • 4 weeks No pickup, no mercy – NDC tells Savannah Region Minister MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​The opposition NDC is accusing the Savannah Region Minister, Salifu Adam Braimah, of complicity in the alleged robbery of a pickup belonging to his office. ... more
  • 4 weeks Vigilantism Bill passed into law MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​Parliament has passed the Vigilantism and Related Offences Bill, 2019 into law. ... more
  • 4 weeks Savannah Region: Former PPP Candidate Defects To NDC ModernGhana -Politics
    A former Parliamentary Candidate for the Progressive People 39;s Party (PPP) for the Salaga North Constituency in the Savannah Region, Mr Abdul Wahab, has defected to the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). Mr. Abdul Wahab made the declaration during the Presentation of forms to the Salaga North constituency office of the NDC at Kpalbe by the Member of Parliament for the area Hon. Alhassan Mumuni. Speaking to a large number of party faithful who accompanied the Honourabl ... more
  • 4 weeks NDC’s Faustina Akurugu Files Nomination To Contest Dome-Kwabenya Seat ModernGhana -Politics
    NDC Aspiring Parliamentary Candidate for Dome Kwabenya constituency, Faustina Elikplim Akurugu has humbly filed her nomination form today, July 19th, to contest the parliamentary seat for NDC in the Dome Kwabenya constituency. Madam Elikplim Akurugu in an interview with the media stated that she is poised for victory for the NDC if voted as the parliamentary candidate for NDC in Dome Kwabenya constituency. According to her, the seat had been gifted to the NPP for the past 16 years w ... more
  • 4 weeks NIA begins registration exercise in Volta region MyJoyOnline -Politics
    The National Identification Authority is scaling up the mass registration exercise for national identification card, with the Volta Region as the next port of call. ... more
  • 4 weeks CID’s investigation of Charles Bissue political – Martin Amidu MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Special Prosecutor, Martin Alamisi BK Amidu, says the decision of the Police CID to investigate a presidential staffer, despite his opposition, is political. ... more
  • 4 weeks NDC Primaries: 74 Pick Forms In 18 Constituencies In Volta Region ModernGhana -Politics
    The contest for the parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has begun in the Volta Region with many aspirants picking forms to file for the primaries. As many as 74 aspirants have picked up forms to contest for the legislative office on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in 18 constituencies of the region. Out of the number, 15 are female. Contests to watch There are some interesting developments to watch in the primaries. The Mem ... more
  • 4 weeks NDC Primaries: Vetting Begins On Wednesday ModernGhana -Politics
    The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will from Wednesday this week begin the vetting of parliamentary aspirants across the country. The party last week closed nominations for persons who intend to vie as parliamentary candidates within the 275 constituencies. The Director of Elections for the NDC, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah told Citi News that the various petitions presented by aggrieved persons will be dealt with on the merits of the cases presented. ldquo ... more
  • 4 weeks NDC will uproot NPP like cassava in 2020 – Armah Buah ModernGhana -Politics
    Ghanaians bought into juicy promises made by members of New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2016 elections and therefore gave them the mantle of leadership to rule Ghana, but unfortunately, they have failed Ghanaians, according to Emmanuel Armah Kofi-Buah, Member of Parliament for Ellembelle in the Western Region. Consequently, he said same Ghanaian electorates backed by conviction will show the NPP an exit door in 2020 after the polls considering the abysmal performance displayed in almost thr ... more
  • 1 month NDC primaries: 74 pick forms for 18 constituencies in Volta Region MyJoyOnline -Politics
    The contest for the parliamentary candidate of the biggest opposition party in Ghana has begun in the Volta Region with many aspirants picking forms to file for the primaries. ... more
  • 1 month NPP won’t be biased in selection of parliamentary candidates – Obiri Boahen ModernGhana -Politics
    The New Patriotic Party (NPP) will not be engaged in biased selection of parliamentary candidates in the lead up to its parliamentary primaries in September. This is according to the Deputy General Secretary of the party, Nana Obiri Boahen. He explained that the process will not be fraught with challenges as experienced by the NDC in Asawase where supporters of Mubarick Masawudu, one of the aspirants in the parliamentary primaries staged a protest at the NDC regional office in Kumasi last ... more
  • 1 month Akufo-Addo resumes regional tours with Western, Central visit ModernGhana -Politics
    President Akufo-Addo will on Tuesday resume his national tours this time visiting the Central and Western regions. The tour will kick off the tour in Shama in the Western region cutting sod for work to commence on 2nd expansion factory works for a company called Twiford Ltd. The President rsquo;s tours give him an opportunity to interact with citizens, stakeholders and opinion leaders, inspect ongoing development projects as well as cut sod for new projects to commence. On the latest on ... more
  • 1 month Akufo-Addo resumes regional tours with Western, Central visit MyJoyOnline -Politics
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  • 1 month NDC will win 70% of parliamentary seats in 2020 polls – Haruna Iddrisu ModernGhana -Politics
    The Minority Leader and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale South in the Northern Region, Mr Haruna Iddrisu has predicted that the NDC will win 70 percent of parliamentary seats in the 2020 general election. He said he was also confident that the electorate will vote for former President John Dramani Mahama as President in the 2020 general election for him to continue his good works as the present government has failed to deliver on its numerous promise ... more
  • 1 month Run Clean Campaigns Devoid Of Name-Calling – says Savannah Regional Organizer of NDC Tell Aspirants. ModernGhana -Politics
    The Savannah Regional Organiser of NDC Mr Inusah Abdulai has urged NDC parliamentary candidates in the region to run a clean campaign as they prepare to hit the various branches to canvas for votes to enable them lead the party in their respective Constituencies for 2020 elections. Mr Abdulai reminded them to speak to the issues that will enhance their chances of winning devoid of insults and personality attacks.He said the NDC shall win the 2020 elections and will want to form a possible maj ... more
  • 1 month Kokomba Youth Congratulates Moses Mabingbaan on his Appointment as NDC National Vice Chairman ModernGhana -Politics
    Congratulatory message from Konkomba Youth in NDC to Hon. Moses Mabingbaan on your appointment, as the National Vice Chairman We write on behalf of the Konkomba Youth in NDC to congratulate you Hon. Moses Mabingbaan on your appointment as the National Vice Chairman of our great party (NDC). Today, we could not hide our joy from such a historic rise of Ukpakpaanja in our party hierarchy who have been a dedicated and responsible citizen of this nation and a very hardworking man who have ... more
  • 1 month Avoid Violent Campaign -Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa ModernGhana -Politics
    The Member of Parliament for North Tongu Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has urged members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to be civil and conduct a peaceful campaign toward the upcoming party elections. He said the (NDC) is a family hence it is in their interest to have a violent free campaign and election. He said this will strengthen the party to win power, come 2020. Mr. Ablakwa was addressing party supporters and sympathizers at a mini-rally held at the party office in Juapong. Mr. Abl ... more
  • 1 month Disobedience to court order? Never! – Lawyer shocked state refused Afoko bail ModernGhana -Politics
    Stretching out his hand and a finger for emphasis, law lecturer Kofi Abotsi was emphatic on JoyNews show, Newsfile, no one should be allowed to disobey a court order under any circumstances. He was referring the saga between the state and a murder suspect who was refused bail despite a High Court order in March 2019. The murder suspect, Gregory Afoko ended up spending more than 120 days on remand, an action that nearly attracted a criminal conviction of contempt for the Director-General of ... more
  • 1 month Dragging Nana Addo into Afoko controversy disgusting – Casely-Hayford ModernGhana -Politics
    A member pressure group, OccupyGhana, Sydney Casely-Hayford has rebuked persons laying the blame for the controversy surrounding Gregory Afoko 8217;s bail rescission at President Nana Akufo-Addo 8217;s door step. On The Big Issue, Mr. Casely-Hayford reminded Ghanaians that there was 8220;no decision yet about whether or not anybody has done anything wrong procedurally or otherwise. 8221; He went on to describe attempts to hold President Akufo-Addo to task over Gregory Afoko troubles a ... more
  • 1 month Disobedience to court order? Never! – Lawyer shocked state refused Afoko bail MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Stretching out his hand and a finger for emphasis, law lecturer Kofi Abotsi was emphatic on JoyNews show, Newsfile, no one should be allowed to disobey a court order under any circumstances. ... more
  • 1 month NDC Primaries: Aspirant Vows To Consolidate Bagbin’s Gains ModernGhana -Politics
    A 37-year-old hospital administrator, Tony Sumah has touted himself as the best candidate who can win the Nadowli-Kaleo parliamentary seat and build on the legacies of Alban Bagbin, Ghana rsquo;s longest-serving Member of Parliament. http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/7202019123604 j4eq2762gb tonysumah21024x768.jpg Mr. Sumah who was speaking after successfully submitting his nomination form at the National Democratic Congress rsquo; (NDC) party office at ... more
  • 1 month Mahama Urges Clergy, Traditional Rulers To Condemn Afoko’s Bail Denial ModernGhana -Politics
    Former President John Dramani Mahama has questioned the judicial attitude towards Gregory Afoko rsquo;s case. According to him, government rsquo;s posture on the case undermines the rule of law. Mr. Afoko is one of the suspects in the murder of the former NPP Upper East Regional Chairman, Adams Mahama. He was granted bail in March 2019 by an Accra High Court but that bail decision was rescinded by another High Court Judge. Speaking to some NDC members, John Mahama sugg ... more
  • 1 month NDC Primaries: Former Presidential Staffer Files For Ablekuma Central Seat ModernGhana -Politics
    Former Presidential Staffer and a member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Communication Team, Hon. Alhaji Halidu Haruna has submitted his nomination forms to contest the NDC parliamentary primaries at the Ablekuma Central Constituency in the Greater Accra Region slated for August this year. Alhaji Halidu and his supporters stormed the party office clad in his t-shirts and party paraphernalia amidst singing and dancing. Briefing the party supporters, the Constituency Secreta ... more
  • 1 month $1m Per Constituency Project Will Develop Deprived Communities—Bawumia ModernGhana -Politics
    Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has expounded what the real effects of President Akufo-Addo s flagship one million dollar per constituency policy are. At a special breakfast meeting with Caribbean and African heads of mission in Havana, Cuba on Friday, 19th July 2019, Vice President Bawumia highlighted progress made by government to develop Ghana to the admiration of the diplomatic Corp. Dr. Bawumia recounted deliberate efforts made by government to ensure bottom up development that is ... more
  • 1 month Dumelo Dares Gov’t To Show Evidence Of New Factories ModernGhana -Politics
    Actor John Dumelo is charging the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) to release evidence of the five new factories it claims to have constructed. He says government has only rebranded old factories and commissioning them as new ones which only smacks of deception. ldquo;They should show me five functional factories they have built from 2017 until date, which are employing and benefitting more people across the country, rdquo; he charged. In 2018, Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta ... more
  • 1 month Use Party Structures To Seek Redress – NDC To Aspirants ModernGhana -Politics
    The Functional Executive Committee (FEC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is urging aspirants of the party rsquo;s parliamentary to use the party rsquo;s internal structures to resolve challenges they have with the process. The Committee made this known in a statement following reports of dissatisfaction from some aspirants in some constituencies, notably the Asawase constituency. But Sammy Gyamfi, who signed the statement said, ldquo;FEC has taken note of reports o ... more
  • 1 month Disgruntled parliamentary aspirants must use party structures – NDC ModernGhana -Politics
    The Functional Executive Committee (FEC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is urging aspirants of the party 8217;s parliamentary to use the party 8217;s internal structures to resolve challenges they have with the process. The Committee made this known in a statement following reports of dissatisfaction from some aspirants in some constituencies, notably the Asawase constituency. But Sammy Gyamfi, who signed the statement said, 8220;FEC has taken note of reports of chal ... more
  • 1 month Asawase NDC: Supporters of Muntaka’s contender burn tyres, posters ModernGhana -Politics
    Supporters of Mubarick Masawudu, a contender in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary primaries in the Asawase constituency staged a protest at the NDC regional office in Kumasi on Friday. Citi News Ashanti Regional correspondent, Hafiz Tijani said the protesters did not only burn car tyres but also posters of national executives and former President John Mahama. Speaking on Eyewitness News he said the supporters were very relentless in getting Mubarick Masawudu to pa ... more
  • 1 month Upper Manya NDC Parliamentary Race-Evans Tettey Korli Calls For A Decorous Campaign ModernGhana -Politics
    Friday 19th July, 2019, Asesewa: The National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate hopeful, Mr. Evans Tettey Korli, has called on all other contenders to endeavor to engage in a clean, decorous and fair campaign with the bigger picture in mind. Mr. Korli, together with his team, filed his nomination successfully amidst cheers from delegates, party faithful and well-wishers. The young Law Lecturer who has served the party in various capacities and needs ... more
  • 1 month Irene Mensah Files For NDC Anyaa-Sowutuom Ticket ModernGhana -Politics
    Front runner for the 2020 Parliamentary ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mrs. Irene Edem Mensah, today submitted her nomination forms at the party rsquo;s office. Accompanied by s throng of supporters and well wishers who were clad in her campaign T shirts, the woman who is seen by many as winsome answer to the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) rsquo;s incumbent MP, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, submitted her filled nomination forms along with her filing fees. ldquo ... more
  • 1 month “I will recapture Agona West Parliamentary Seat for NDC” Ofori Amoah assure constituents ModernGhana -Politics
    A 32-year-old Programme Officer for Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Ghana, Mr. Paul Ofori Amoah has assured that if given the nod as NDC Parliamentary Candidate for 2020 general elections he will recapture the Seat for the party in Agona West Constituency. What I need from you the delegates is to give me the nod at the forthcoming Parliamentary primaries to be held at a later date. We must forge ahead in unity couple with cooperation for total Victory in 2020. Am battl ... more
  • 1 month Policeman Dumps Uniform, Joins NDC Race ModernGhana -Politics
    Another police man, an Other Rank, Detective Corporal John Evans Ayerakwa-Kumordzi, has dropped his uniform to join a constituency level primary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Eastern Region. His decision, coming on the heels of a similar resignation a few days ago by a Superior Police Officer, a former Secretary to the Inspector General of Police who is also contesting an NDC constituency race, has prompted questions about why many cops with burning politica ... more
  • 1 month Castigate not Kwame Owusu – Maritime Authority workers defend ex-boss MyJoyOnline -Politics
    Workers of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), have mounted a strong defence of their embattled former Director-General, Kwame Owusu. ... more
  • 1 month Muntaka Or No Muntaka, Asawase Is A Safe Seat For NPP–Aziz Futa ModernGhana -Politics
    The National Nasara Coordinator, Abdul Aziz Haruna Futa, as part of his campaign promise to the Nasara coordinators and the party (New Patriotic Party-NPP) reiterated the capture of some Zongo dominated constituencies for the ruling party. He pointed out in an interview recently that the good work of the NPP led administration to Zongo communities will help realize that vision. He cited constituencies like Ayawaso East and North, Asawase, Ejura, etc as the targeted constituencies fo ... more
  • 1 month Former CEO Of State Enterprise Commission To Replace Alban Bagbin ModernGhana -Politics
    Dr. Camynta Baezie, former Chief Executive Officer of State Enterprise Commission(SEC) and currently a lecturer at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology(KNUST) has filed nomination to contest for the parliamentary candidate of Nadowli/Kaleo Constituency on the ticket of NDC. The seasoned academic is considered by many as the fit-in successor of Bagbin because of his local, national and international clout. Dr. Camynta Baezie has worked in Europe and Asia for many years be ... more
  • 1 month Akufo-Addo Gov’t Ensuring Robust Banking Sector – NPP Communicator ModernGhana -Politics
    Government is leaving no stone unturned to ensure a robust banking sector capable of stimulating rapid socio-economic growth and providing better services to the public. To this end, government through the Bank of Ghana will continue to ensure sanity in the banking sector as well as protect the interest of depositors as required by law. The NPP Bono Regional Communications Officer, Asare Bediako Seth, in a Press Release in Sunyani explained that the recent reforms embarked upon by go ... more
  • 1 month Freddie Blay Hosts NPP Loyal Ladies ModernGhana -Politics
    The National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Mr. Freddie Blay, on Thursday, July 18, 2019, engaged leadership of NPP Loyal Ladies in a t ecirc;te-a-t ecirc;te at his East Legon residence. The meeting was to afford him the opportunity to acknowledge the immense contributions of Loyal Ladies in the resounding victory chalked by the New Patriotic Party in the 2016 general elections. He assured the group that the Nana Addo led-NPP government remains resolute in its quest to satisfy ... more
  • 1 month Kwame Owusu’s Appointment Ill-Fated, Tacit Endorsement Of Corruption—PNC ModernGhana -Politics
    The People rsquo;s National Convention- PNC like the majority of the Ghanaian people has learnt with utter shock and dismay the reckless decision by H E Nana Akufo Addo to appoint Mr Kwame Owusu, the embattled former Director-General of the Ghana Maritime Authority as the new Board Chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority. This ill-fated appointment by the president of the Republic smacks of insensitivity and a tacit endorsement of graft and corruption by public officers. It is a huge ... more
  • 1 month Freddie Blay hosts NPP loyal ladies at his residence MyJoyOnline -Politics
    The National Chairman of the NPP, Freddie Blay, on Thursday, July 18, 2019, engaged the leadership of NPP Loyal Ladies in a tête-a-tête at his East Legon residence in Accra. ... more
  • 1 month Group Warns Chairman Wontumi To Stay Off NPP Primaries ModernGhana -Politics
    In accordance with the party 39;s constitution, primaries for parliamentary candidates have been opened beginning with orphan constituencies. Procedurally, the Gen Sec, John Boadu, has issued guidelines to guide the process and make it smooth-sailing as much as possible. An initial decision which I had planned to petition his office against, which was the prevention of some executives from contesting in orphan constituencies, has been fervently reversed. The reversal o ... more
  • 1 month NDC chair leaves post to contest Keta seat MyJoyOnline -Politics
    ​​​​​​​The National Democratic Congress constituency chairman for Keta, Dr. Senanu Kwesi Djokoto, has resigned his position to contest the constituency’s parliamentary seat. ... more
  • 1 month Retract And Apologise In 7-Days Or Face Me In Court – Damongo MP Fumes ModernGhana -Politics
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