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Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom

Go for money owed state : Nduom to president-elect Akufo-Addo

BENJAMIN TANDOH FOUNDER OF the Progressive People’s Party, Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has urged President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to lead a campaign to retrieve money owed the state. He advised the new government to appoint independent prosecutors to ensure that the state regains her lost money and prosecute the …

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President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo (R) and Kofi Annan

Akufo-Addo can fix economic mess: As NPP wins 2016 polls 

BENJAMIN TANDOH KOFI ATTA Annan, celebrated Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, has congratulated President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for emerging victorious in the Wednesday, December 7, 2016 presidential election. Mr. Annan, who is the chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation and Nobel Laureate, has …

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President Mahama and Nana Addo Dankwah in a handshake at the transition meeting

Transition Team inaugurated

FURTHER TO the provisions of the Presidential Transition Act 2012 (Act 845), President John Dramani Mahama has appointed the following as members of the Transition Team: Representing the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo are: Yaw Osafo-Marfo- Representative of the President-elect Frema Osei Opare- Head of the Staff of Office of …

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Pollster and Managing Editor of the Daily Dispatch newspaper, Ben Ephson

I’m not ashamed, I’ll do more polls – Ephson

Pollster Ben Ephson has said he is unperturbed about attacks on him following his controversial prediction about the presidential race. The managing editor of the Dispatch newspaper had predicted a one-touch win for President John Mahama of the ruling National Democratic Congress, but provisional results in the polls are so …

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President John Mahama and Nana Addo Dankwah

Concede defeat – Akufo-Addo tells Mahama

Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is asking President John Dramani Mahama to concede defeat in Wednesday’s presidential poll. He believes that Mr. Mahama’s concession will defuse the tension that is gradually mounting in the country. Scores of supporters of both NPP and the …

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Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group, Thabo Mbeki interacting with the media

Respect the will of the people – Commonwealth Observer Mission ON Ghana’s Elections

As the people of Ghana await the final outcome of the elections, Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group, Thabo Mbeki, commended the country for its role in ensuring the success of the electoral process so far. However, he called on all political parties and candidates to allow the Electoral Commission …

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Kofi Annan

Concede defeat – Kofi Annan tells losing party

Former Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan has called on the losing party to concede in the spirit of democracy. In a Facebook post Friday, Mr Annan wrote, “In the spirit of democracy, I call on the losers to concede as quickly as possible to defuse tensions …

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EC boss, Charlotte Osei (Mrs)

EC’s remaining constituency figures wrong

The Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Charlotte Osei earlier today in a press briefing announced that her outfit was awaiting the transmission of results from 65 out of the 275 constituencies. However, a close scrutiny of her presentation reveals that there are 78 constituencies remaining instead of the …

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President John Dramani Mahama

NDC will accept the EC’s verdict – President Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has called on party supporters and Ghanaians to respect the constitution of Ghana by waiting for the Electoral Commission (EC) to declare the certified results of the presidential and parliamentary elections. Addressing the media and party supporters gathered at his resident in Cantonment, he said the …

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Hannah Bissiw, Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano South

Hannah Bissiw loses Tano South seat

Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano South, Hannah Louisa Bissiw will not be part of the 275 members that will be ushered into the 7th Parliament of the Fourth Republic. Bissiw, also a deputy Minister for Food and Agriculture in charge of Livestock, after winning the parliamentary primary of the …

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