Politics in Ghana and around the world
As the brouhaha over the excessive filing fee for the presidential election of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) appears to be dying, one of the leading contenders, Goosie Tanoh, has announced his intention to pick nomination forms today, which is the last day of the exercise.
He… Continue reading
Former President Jerry John Rawlings
Founder of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings, has subtly agreed with Stephen Atubiga, one of the 13 presidential aspirants of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that anyone, who is able to pay the staggering GH¢420,000 nomination and filing fees is… Continue reading
The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako otherwise known as Chairman Wontumi has stated emphatically he sees nothing wrong if NPP members are demanding part of Kejetia stores. In his opinion, they are as Ghanaian as anybody else, warning the Mayor of Kumasi to… Continue reading
Member of Parliament (MP) for the Bantama constituency, Honourable Daniel Okyem Aboagye has said those pushing Deputy Chief of Staff Francis Asenso-Boakye to contest him may be miscalculating and misleading him as the young man is not yet “ripe” for Bantama politics.
According to the NPP MP for… Continue reading
A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Lee Ocran is asking aspirants who are complaining that the forms and filing fees totaling GH¢420,000 is outrageous to go to the party’s founder and former President Jerry John Rawlings for support.
“They say they are going to their… Continue reading
From all indications, the largest opposition political party in the country, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), is cash-strapped barely two years after the party was voted out of office by the electorate.
If the recent comments of the national officers of the party are anything to go by,… Continue reading
Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, National Chairman of NDC
Eight flagbearer aspirants of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) say the January 19 date set by the party’s national executives for the presidential primaries, is “unreasonable”.
That date gives them 45 days to file papers and wrap up campaign, which they say is… Continue reading
Former Minister of Communications under the erstwhile John Dramani Mahama administration, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah has thrown a subtle jab at Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin over his proposition for parliamentary and presidential aspirants to undertake compulsory HIV/AIDS test.
According to the trained medical doctor, Bagbin… Continue reading
National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer hopeful, Stephen Atubiga is still lamenting over the GH¢400,000 filing fee slapped on aspirants by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party.
He observes that the amount which is outrageous is way beyond any pride price yet to be paid the world over describing… Continue reading
President Akufo-Addo has charged the newly sworn in chairperson of the Public Services Commission (PSC) Janet Ampadu Fofie to ensure to build an orderly and efficient public service in the country.
Addressing the newly sworn in members of the Board after administering the official oath and the Oath of Secrecy… Continue reading