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Give Mahama another term for more development – Veep

Nkawkaw (E/R), Sept. 23, GNA – Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has appealed to Ghanaians to vote for President John Dramani Mahama to continue with the good work he is doing for the country. He described ‘as exceptional’ the level of infrastructure development realised under the Mahama Administration. Vice President Amissah-Arthur …

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Media Asked To Set Peace Agenda

By A.B. Kafui Kanyi, GNAHo, Sept. 23, GNA – Dr. Seidu Alidu, a Senior Lecturer of the Department of Political Science, University of Ghana, Friday, urged the media to set the agenda for peace as the country prepared for general election in December. He said the citizenry was desirous of …

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Fighting corruption would be made an urgent priority – Dr. Nduom

By Stephen Asante, GNAKumasi, Sept 23, GNA – Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom, Standard-bearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), has vowed to wage relentless war on corruption, to save more money to bring progress to the people. He said if given the mandate to lead the country, his government would …

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Delay of Audit report responsible for PAC's failure to act Loh

A ranking Member of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) says the Auditor-General, Richard Quartey should partly be blamed for the tardy way Audit reports are handled in Ghana. George Loh says the pattern in which Audit reports are released “four years” later after incidence of malfeasance makes it difficult for …

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Save Ghana from Mahama, secure your future -Nana Addo

The presidential nominee of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo, has stated that, President John Mahama’s continuous stay in office after the December elections, will threaten Ghana’s future. According to him, every sector of the Ghanaian economy, over the last 8 years, has witnessed constant decline, coupled with the …

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NDC 2016 manifesto is from God – Akatsi North DCE

The District Chief Executive of Akatsi North, James Gunu has indicated that the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) 2016 manifesto is a gift from God. He said as Christ was sent to save humanity so would the manifesto of the NDC save Ghanaians considering the projects, programs, policies and interventions listed …

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EC to assist PWD's during polls

By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra Sept. 22, GNA – The Electoral Commission (EC) would provide tactile ballot jackets at all designated polling stations to help persons with visual impairment to vote independently. This would ensure secrecy of their ballot and guarantee their preferred choice of candidates during the polls. The Commission …

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CPP candidate threatens executives

By Comfort Sena Fetrie, GNATamale, Sept. 22, GNA – Mr Alhassan Suhuyini, Convention People’s Party (CPP) Parliamentary Candidate for Sagnerigu in Election 2012, has threatened legal action against the Party for imposing a candidate on the people. He said the CPP had put aside the Party’s Constitution and imposed Madam …

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Africa must do more to overcome electoral violence – Group

By Stephen Asante, GNAKumasi, Sept 22, GNA – Women’s Situation Room (WSR), an international gender-based consultative group, has expressed concern about recurring electoral violence, plaguing the African continent and said this could not continue. Ms. Barbara Sangare, the group’s International Coordinator, said the situation was undermining democracy and political stability. …

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Traders apathetic towards Elections 2016

Accra, Sept 22, GNA – Traders across some major markets in Accra have developed lethargic posture towards Election 2016. They said they have lost trust in most of the political party leaders’ ability to transform the country. Ms Lameokor Nortey, cooking oil seller at Mallam Atta Market (Malata), Accra, led …

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