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‘Intolerant’ and ‘vindictive’ Akufo-Addo wants to gag us – Asiedu Nketiah

General Secretary of the opposition party, National Democratic Congress, Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, has described the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as an intolerant and vindictive person who wants to gag the opposition party. According to him, the party is aware of the frivolous, trumped up and illogical charges brought against its officials as part of a misguided belief that partisan …

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NDC MPs to vomit GH¢27,000 each

Unconfirmed reports available to DGN online says each parliamentary aspirant of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the 2020 elections will be made to cough an amount of GH¢ 27,000. This is because insider information from the camp of the NDC picked up by DGN Online suggests that each aspirant would be paying GH¢2,000 as nomination forms fees and GH¢25,000 …

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‘Go and learn from Afari Gyan’ – Afriyie Ankrah jabs EC’s Bossman Asare

The Director of Elections for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has criticized the Deputy Chair of the Electoral Commission (EC), Dr. Eric Bossman Asare for what he termed as his condescending tone. According to him, Bossman’s comments on the EC’s decision to compile a new voters register were inimical to the peace and stability of the country. …

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Parliament not selling staff buses to cronies – Majority Leader

The Majority Leader in Parliament, Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, has dismissed as untrue media reports that ‘the Speaker, Rt Hon Mike Oquaye led administration is giving away some new buses to Members of Parliament under the guise of an auction’. According to Hon Mensah-Bonsu, to the best of his knowledge, the House has not yet decided on whether to …

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Dr Kwabena Adjei stood for transparency, probity and accountability – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has described the former party chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr Kwabena Adjei, as a person who stood for the ethos of transparency, probity and accountability. In a tribute, the former President stated that Dr Adjei was not a materialist but a fighter who was very and disappointed about a lot of things …

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I’ve noted your commitment and I promise you’ll never be forgotten – Mahama assures Volta Region

Former President John Dramani Mahama has promised the rank and file of the opposition National Democratic Congress in the Volta Region that their toil for the party will be amply rewarded in 2020 should the party be victorious. Mr Mahama who received a tumultuous welcome to the region arrived in Golokwati in the Ho West Constituency at the start of …

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Profile of Maa Lydia, Agyarko’s widow and Ayawaso West Wuogon NPP parliamentary candidate

This is the profile of Madam Lydia Alhassan, widow of late Emmanuel Boakye Agyarko who yesterday December 29, 2018, won as parliamentary candidate for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency of the Greater Accra Region as reported by MyNewsGh.com. She beat four other contenders by a landslide and emerged victorious announcing various interventions she …

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I’m the change Ghanaians want in NDC – Sly Mensah

Former Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), Sylvester Adinam Mensah on Monday submitted his nomination forms at the Headquarters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Mr. Mensah was accompanied by groups of the branch and constituency executives from some constituencies in the country. General secretary of the NDC Johnson Asiedu Nketiah received the forms, inspected them, …

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Ayawaso West Wuogon seat: NDC extends deadline for filing of nomination

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it has extended the date for picking of nomination forms as regards to the Ayawaso West Wuogon Parliamentary Primaries. The seat became vacant following the demise of Emmanuel Kyeremateng Agyarko who was the Member of Parliament for the constituency on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party. The NDC, in a statement signed by …

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Bagbin, Spio, 7 others petition NDC Council of Elders over filing fee, suggest GHC100K

Nine aspirants eyeing the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer position have petitioned the party’s Council of Elders over the GHc20,000 and GHc 400,000 costs respectively for nomination forms and filing fees. Alban Bagbin, Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, Joshua Alabi, Sylvester Mensah, Stephen Atubiga, Nurideen Iddrissu, Goosie Tanoh, Kojo Nonsu and Elikplim Agbemava, are the aspirants that have petitioned the Council. Having sighted …

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