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‘I am not promoting evil in Tema Newtown’

The incumbent assembly member for Oklor Kofi Electoral Area, Tema Newtown, has debunked the assertion that he promotes social vices in the area. Some electorates in the area accused him of befriending drug addicts, a situation they indicated promoted deviant behaviours in the area where he wanted to be reelected. Mr Sumaila Agabby, the incumbent aspirant, is fiercely being contested …

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Four Ghanaians join UK House of Commons

Four Ghanaians have found their way into the UK House of Commons after securing a win in the elections held on Thursday, December 12, 2019. The four, made up of two females and two males, won on the tickets of the Labour Party and the Conservative Party respectfully. While, Abena Oppong-Asare won the Erith and Thamesmead Constituency with 48 per …

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EC is worse, they tricked us – NDC fumes

Director of elections of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, has accused the Electoral Commission (EC) of corruption. According to him, the Electoral Commission has connived with the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) to deceive them into a meeting only for them to realise that they were there to witness the demonstration of a software for a …

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Election 2020: 11% of voters say they won’t vote NDC or NPP

People who have declared a ‘no vote’ for either of the two major political parties; National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the impending 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary elections is on the rise. According to the latest Afrobarometer survey, 11% of Ghanaians say they will not vote in the upcoming elections. This is a 6% increase from …

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Mahama accuses government of misappropriating Zongo development fund

Former President John Dramani Mahama has accused the Akufo-Addo government of misappropriating the Zongo Development Funds. At a meeting with Executives of the Federation of Muslim Council on Tuesday, Mr Mahama indicated that the fund must be used to address the major challenges of the people who lived in Zongo and not ‘insignificant things’. “We don’t want to come and …

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We’ll make public video evidence of Asiedu Nketia’s meeting with Akufo-Addo – NPP

General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party, Mr. John Boadu, appears appalled at the conduct of the National Democratic Congress, particularly it’s General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia. The NPP stalwart was surprised to hear the Chief Scribe of the opposition party say “there was never a consensus on the referendum”, and that there was also “no meeting between them (NDC) …

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Nyaho-Tamakloe hints of new party to break 27-year NPP, NDC duopoly

A new political party could spring up ahead of the 2020 general elections to challenge Ghana’s duopoly, the governing NPP and the opposition NDC. Former Chairman of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe drooped hints of this when he spoke to theghanareport.com in an exclusive interview last Wednesday. “We will get on board,” he said on the sidelines …

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Akua Donkor reacts to Supreme Court ruling

Leader of the Ghana Freedom Party, Akua Donkor, is dissatisfied with the Supreme Court’s decision to dismiss her writ against President Nana Akufo-Addo and his vice, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. She argued that the judges at the apex court, who sat on the case did the bidding of the president who appointed them. A seven-member panel of Supreme Court justices, presided …

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Act as a vice president and stop being jocular – Kwakye Ofosu jabs Bawumia

A former Deputy Minister of Information has admonished the Vice President to stop usurping the functions of ordinary serial callers and rather conduct himself with sobriety and candour befitting of the high office he occupies. Speaking on JoyNews’ TV programme, PM Express, Felix Kwakye Ofosu said of Dr Mahamudu Bawumia that “It is expected that once you transition to become …

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I won’t abandon Akufo-Addo’s projects like he’s done mine – Mahama

Former President John Mahama has said his next government, should he win the 2020 general elections, will complete all uncompleted projects started by the Akufo-Addo government. Mr Mahama, who said he would govern with dedication and truthfulness decried the manner in which projects started under him have been abandoned by the Akufo-Addo administration. Speaking as the special guest of honour …

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