INFOGRAPHIC: Akufo-Addo leads in Greater Accra ‘Bellwhether’ survey

A survey of four constituencies in the Greater Accra Region that have since 1996 voted voted for the winning party in the presidential elections indicates that for presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo is likely to win in three of the four constituencies, with one going for President John Dramani Mahama. The survey which sampled from 480 respondents from the four constituencies, showed that a larger…

Ignore NDC politics of hatred, ethnicity – Atta Akyea urges

Member of Parliament for Abuakwa South Constituency, Samuel Atta Akyea, has urged Ghanaians to ignore what he describes as ‘politics of hatred and ethnicity’ by the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) ahead of general elections in December. According to him, the NDC is telling minority ethnic groups in predominantly Akan speaking areas that New Patriotic Party (NPP) Presidential aspirant, Nana Akufo-Addo will send them to their hometowns if he wins….

Wenchi Is In Tatters – Queenmother Tells Akufo-Addo

Nana Toah Samangyeduah III, Queen Mother of Wenchi, has lamented about the deplorable conditions of living of the people of the town, especially over the last seven years. The situation, she said has led to massive under-development, widespread poverty and extremely high levels of youth unemployment. According to her, the predicament of her people is such that, the Chiefs and people of Wenchi would have no choice but to advice…

National Security urged to monitor activities of vigilante groups

A Senior Research Fellow at the Legon Center for International Affairs and Diplomacy (LECIAD) says the National Security must monitor the activities of various vigilante groups in the country as the November 7 polls approach. Dr. Philip Attuquayefio notes that activities of these vigilante groups constitute a major threat to national security. He said if they are not monitored and regulated, they could get out of control. “These vigilante groups…

Bawumia uncovers 76,000 Togolese in Ghana’s voter roll

New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) 2016 Vice Presidential candidate, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed that a team commissioned by the party to go into Ghana’s voter register has identified 76,286 persons with the same data in both Ghana and Togo’s voter register. Dr. Bawumia, speaking at a widely publicized press conference in Accra on Tuesday, said the party’s team identified this suspected anomaly after comparing Ghana’s register with that of Togo….

Doom For NPP In 2016 …When Dumsor Ends This Year – NDC Claims

The Ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has noted that, the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) will be put into “political coma” when the erratic power supply problem bedeviling the country is fixed by the end of this year. According to the Eastern Regional Secretary of the party, Mark Oliver Kevor, the NPP, led by Nana Akufo-Addo, is struggling to get loopholes in the John Mahama-led NDC government to score political…

‘Punish NPP In 2016’

National Youth Leader of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Divine Nkrumah, has called on Ghanaians to punish opposition party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), by voting against it in the 2016 election due to the party’s arrogance. He said the NPP has “arrogantly” deluded itself into thinking that it is the automatic successor to the failed President John Dramani Mahama-led governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), when that is far from…