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Prepare to answer for your actions – Rawlings condemns violence

Former president Jerry John Rawlings says those who are bent on using violence to achieve their aims must be prepared to answer for their actions. He noted that very little attempt was being made to prevent violence by agents of the leading political forces within the country. Speaking after a …

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Annul Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election result – NDC to EC

The leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency wants the Electoral Commission to annul the by-election held in the area because of the violence that led to the paarty’s withdrawal from the elections. The party in a statement said it will not accept the results …

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Security beefed up ahead of Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election

Police have beefed up security ahead of Thursday’s by-election at the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency. The Accra Regional Police Command said Wednesday there will be a high security presence at all polling stations, collation centres and all other relevant locations associated with the electoral process. Deputy Superintendent of Police, Effia Tenge, who …

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Akufo-Addo has abandoned Eastern Corridor road – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has expressed concern about the Akufo-Addo government’s failure to continue with the Eastern Corridor road project, describing it as a “sad spectacle”.The Mahama administration awarded the contract for the construction of the Hoehoe-Jasikan-Dodipepeso road and was scheduled to have been completed in 2018.However, Mr Mahama …

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We’ll reward hardworking members after 2020 victory – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has assured delegates of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), that the party will pay attention to hardworking and loyal party members when it recaptures power in 2020. Addressing party delegates in the Ho West and Afajato South constituencies,  of the Volta Region on Monday to …

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Mahama, Bagbin, 5 other NDC flagbearer hopefuls vetted

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) today, Tuesday, completed the vetting of its seven flagbearer hopefuls. The seven are former President John Mahama, Alban Bagbin, Ekwow Spio Garbrah, Nurudeen Iddrisu, Prof. Joshua Alabi, Sylvester Mensah and Goosie Tanoh. The flagbearer hopefuls faced the 5-member vetting panel at the party’s headquarters at Adabraka …

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Mahama picks #3 slot again as NDC clears all 7 candidates

Former president John Mahama picked the third slot after balloting was done Wednesday for all seven persons hoping to lead the National Democratic Congress (NDC) into the 2020 elections. This is the second time the former president is settled on the number three slot after he picked a similar slot …

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NDC vets presidential aspirants today; primary set for February 23

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) will commence vetting of presidential aspirants from today [Tuesday]. The party has also settled on February 23 as the day for the primaries. This comes after an injunction by two party members against election guidelines set for the primary. The NDC eventually agreed to declare …

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