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Stop the campaigns – NDC warns flagbearer slot contenders

The opposition National Democratic Congress has warned its members to stop campaigning for people interested in the party’s flagbearership slot ahead of the 2020 elections. According to the party’s National Organizer, Mr. Kofi Adams, the party is trying to reorganize itself ahead of the 2020 election and that should be the focus for each member. Speaking to Accra based Okay …

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Quaittoo’s resignation needless – Appiah Stadium

A staunch member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Appiah Stadium, has said there was no need for the former Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, William Quaittoo, to have resigned from his post over his ethnocentric comments. Mr Quaittoo resigned after describing northerners as ‘liars’ and ‘difficult’ people to deal with. The Akim Oda MP received a lot of …

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I won’t contest 2020 elections-Afotey – Agbo

The Member of Parliament for the Kpone Katamanso constituency, Joseph Nii Laryea Afotey-Agbo will not contest the 2020 parliamentary elections due to his role as regent of Katamanso. The Member of Parliament who has been the representative of the people of Kpone Katamanso since 2009 was earlier this year installed as regent of Katamanso. Nii Laryea noted that his decision …

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NDC members crying like toddlers – Abu Jinapor

Mr Abu Jinapor, the Deputy Chief of Staff, has said members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are still crying like toddlers after they lost political power to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2016 General Election. He said: the NDC had not overcome its “comfortable lead” mantra and criticised the Akufo-Addo led Government at the least opportunity …

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Don’t criticize party in public – Kufuor to NPP

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has admonished members of the New Patriotic Party to avoid criticizing the party in public. He said such development have the tendency of “destabilizing” the party. Speaking at the party’s 25th Annual Delegates’ Conference in Cape Coast, Kufuor said persons who feel aggrieved or have problems with developments within the party should use the existing …

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One-district-one-factory destined to succeed – President Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo says about 51 districts are expected to rollout business enterprises under the one-district-one factory initiative by the close of the year. Those enterprises are to generate no less than 80,000 direct and indirect jobs for the youth, he said and called for the unalloyed support of all Ghanaians and financial institutions for the project. “We have to banish …

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I’ll perform better than Mahama – Namoale

Former Member of Parliament for La Dadekotopon, Nii Amasah Namoale has expressed strong optimism that he will perform better than former President John Dramani Mahama should he be elected as the presidential candidate for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The outspoken politician said he is still on course with his ambition to run as candidate when the party opens …

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Akufo-Addo jets off to Equatorial Guinea for trade talks

President Nana Akufo-Addo will on Monday, August, 212017, leave Ghana for a 3-day official visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, at the invitation of its President, His Excellency Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo. A statement from the Flagstaff House indicates that the purpose of the President’s visit is to deepen the cordial bilateral relations between the two countries and explore …

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I won’t continue to suffer for others to enjoy – Ken Agyapong fires NPP appointees

New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong is already sending signals to appointees serving in various government positions to be ready to join the campaign in the 2020 elections. There are agitations among some party functionaries about the loyalty of some government appointees, their argument being that some of these persons either are not true …

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Amissah-Arthur for president posters out

Posters of Ghana’s former Vice President, His Excellency Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, as a presidential aspirant for election 2020 on the ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have flooded social media. The posters flooded social media with the inscription, ‘Amissah Arthur for 2020’. It is unclear whether Mr. Amissah Arthur has a hand in the circulation of the …

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