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Election observers are not magicians – Mahama

Former President John Mahama appears to have taken a swipe at his critics following the flak he received over the botched Kenya elections after arriving in Liberia, where he leads the ECOWAS observer mission to monitor the country’s election. Upon arrival in Monrovia Thursday, Mahama told the Liberian media that …

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Sack all 7 EC commissioners – Nduom – Starr Fm

The 2016 flagbearer and founder of the Progressive People’s  Party (PPP) Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom is calling for the removal of all seven commissioners of Ghana’s Electoral Commission. According to him, the commissioners have caused embarrassment to the state by their actions and inactions. The chairperson of the electoral …

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We’ve no interest in who wins – Gov’t – Starr Fm

The government of Ghana has said it has no interest in who emerges winner in the ongoing presidential elections in Kenya. In a statement signed by Information minister Mustapha Hamid, the government said who emerges winner the polls is the sole preserve of the Kenyan people. The statement however …

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Probe Mac Manu’s deportation by Kenya – Ablakwa – Starr Fm

A ranking member of the Parliamentary Committee on foreign affairs Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has waded into the deportation saga involving former NPP chairman Peter Mac Manu and Kenya. According to the North Tongu MP, the matter deserves probing by the foreign affairs ministry. “The alleged treatment of Mr. Mac …

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Cape Coast gets new MCE – Starr Fm

The President’s nominee for the Chief Executive Officer for the Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly Ernest Arthur has been giving an overwhelming endorsement by the assembly members after just a round of voting . The 37-year-old businessman polled 60 out of the 61 members who voted Tuesday. One vote  was …

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NDC suspends three executives – Starr Fm

The National Democratic Congress has suspended three constituency executives in the Greater Accra region after they blamed some executives for the party’s defeat in the 2016 elections. The three are Emmanuel Ashalley Tetteh, Communications Officer, Klottey Korle; Kodzo Keglo Hamenya, Secretary, Okaikoi North; and Stephen Afutu, Communications Officer, Okaikoi …

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NDC suspends three executives – Starr Fm

The National Democratic Congress has suspended three constituency executives in the Greater Accra region after they blamed some executives for the party’s defeat in the 2016 elections. The three are Emmanuel Ashalley Tetteh, Communications Officer, Klottey Korle; Kodzo Keglo Hamenya, Secretary, Okaikoi North; and Stephen Afutu, Communications Officer, Okaikoi …

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Support me if I lead NDC for 2020 polls – Mahama – Starr Fm

  Former President John Mahama says he is  counting on  divine intervention to help him decide on his future regarding the leadership of the National Democratic Congress going into the  2020 elections. Mr. Mahama  at a National Executive meeting of the party on Wednesday gave the strongest indication yet, …

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Defend my records; you’ll run on it – Mahama to NDC – Starr Fm

Former President John Mahama has urged  flagbearer-hopefuls of the opposition National Democratic Congress to be confident and defend his records because they will have to run on it come the next election. He said the party is stuck with his records as they prepare for the 2020 polls whether …

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EC commissioners don’t trust each other – Report – Starr Fm

The seven commissioners at Ghana’s electoral commission do not trust themselves, a report by the Special Committee of Parliament has revealed. According to the report, the high  level of mistrust among the key officials at the commission is impeding the smooth discharge of their duties. The revelation came to …

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