Monthly Archives: December 2016

Kwadwo Asamoah plays as Juventus defeat Dinamo

The Ghana midfielder returned to the Old Lady’s starting line-up as they won their final Champions League group game on Wednesday Kwadwo Asamoah enjoyed a good 90-minute work out when he returned to the Juventus starting line-up against Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League on Wednesday night. The Italian giants won 2-0 courtesy of second half goals from Gonzalo Higuain and Daniele Rugani ...

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What to Look For in a Guy: 20 Things That Matter Beyond Looks

Physical attraction can bring two people together, but that doesn’t always make for a healthy relationship. Here’s what to look for in a guy. We all have that guy in our life who makes our heart go pitter-patter. The problem is that sometimes what the body wants – and what is good for us – are two completely different things. ...

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US Ambassador visits Akufo-Addo amid election results delay

United States Ambassador to Ghana has visited flag-bearer of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Akufo-Addo at his Nima residence in Accra, as the Electoral Commission gets ready to declare results of Wednesday’s general elections. Though details of the meeting are scanty, sources close to the NPP flag bearer say Mr Robert Porter Jackson and Akufo-Addo discussed matters bordering on Wednesday’s ...

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Let the people’s will prevail – Nduom to EC

Flag bearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, has urged the Electoral Commission (EC) to “let the will of the people prevail” in connection with the presidential and parliamentary elections organised on Wednesday December 7. Dr Nduom, who has conceded defeat in the election and congratulated the flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana ...

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Kwame Dzokoto fails to annex Tarkwa Nsuaem seat for NDC

Actor Seth Kwame Dzokoto has succumbed to defeat in the keenly contested parliamentary election in the Tarkwa Nsuaem constituency held on Wednesday. Kwame Dzokoto who stood on the ticket of the governing National Democratic Congress polled 24,044 votes. Though the popular TV personality had more votes than his presidential candidate John Mahama (23,379), it was not enough to beat his ...

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We will declare results in 72 hours – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) will, within 72 hours, announce results of the 2016 presidential election, Eric Dzakpasu, the head of communications at the commission, has said. Mr Dzakpasu’s statement follows demands by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the immediate announcement of the results more than 15 hours after polls closed. “We are disturbed by the deliberate silence from ...

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Namoale loses La Dadekotopon seat

Nii Amassah Namole, the Member of Parliament (MP) for La Dadekotopon in the Greater Accra Region has failed in his quest to retain his seat in this year’s general elections after polling some 38,504 votes. He was beaten by Mr Vincent Sowah Odotei, former Chief Executive Officer of Accra Hearts of Oak football club who garnered 40,126 votes. Namoale becomes ...

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EC to review results to check over-voting

Election results from all the collation centres across the country will be reviewed, the Electoral Commission (EC) has revealed. The Commission says this to check reports of over-voting from certain polling stations. “It has come to the attention of the Commission that several possible instances of over voting have allegedly occurred at a number of polling stations. As a result ...

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Alban Bagbin retains seat in Upper West

Majority Leader and incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for the Nadowli-Kaleo Constituency of the Upper West Region, Alban Bagbin, has retained his seat. He polled 14,044 to , beating his two other contenders,  Elvis B. Botah of the New Patriotic Party (NPP)  and Bernard Mornah of the People’s National Convention (PNC) who polled 9,154 and 5,393 respectively. The Convention People’s Party’s ...

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Nii Lantey Vanderpuye retains Odododiodioo seat

The Member of Parliament for the Odododiodioo constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Nii Lantey Vanderpuye is returning to Parliament after emerging victorious in Wednesday’s polls. Nii Lantey who is also the Minister of Sports polled 36,606 out of the total votes cast while his New Patriotic Party contender, Nii Lantey Bannerman had 26,671. Others candidates in the race who ...

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