Politics

Nduom bemoans running down of indigenous successful businessmen

The President and Chairman of Groupe Nduom, Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, has expressed worry about running down of indigenous successful businessmen in the country instead of encouraging them to be more successful. He said it was unfortunate that instead of encouraging ambitious entrepreneurs to be successful, “they are hated for being ambitious” while measures were put in place to destroy ...

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Nana Addo to speak at Ferdinand Ayim Memorial Lectures today

Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo Addo will today deliver a lecture to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of Ferdinand O. Ayim. The lecture which is under the theme “Recasting our vision of security in a stronger, freer Ghana” will touch on security, liberty and prosperity. Nana Addo’s running mate, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia delivered the lecture ...

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New EC logo stirs controversy

The Electoral Commission (EC) has redesigned its logo and would soon launch it ahead of the November elections. The decision by the election’s body to change its logo has, however, been met with disapproval from some media practitioners. The current EC logo has a black star in between two eagles at both sides of a shield with a hand in ...

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Mahama’s gov’t lacks innovative ideas – Dan Botwe

The Member of Parliament for Okere in the Eastern Region, Daniel Kwaku Botwe says it takes a government with innovative ideas to implement policies that will help improve the economy and the lives of ordinary Ghanaians. Speaking to Atinka News in an interview after the launch of the NPP constituency campaign team at Coal Tar in the Ayesuano District of ...

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President Mahama in E/R for ‘Accounting to the People’ tour

President John Dramani Mahama is expected to be in the Eastern Region on Tuesday, April 12 as part of the second leg of his tour of the country. Dubbed ‘Accounting to the People’, the tour which began in the Western Region last week will take the president across all the ten regions of the country. It is meant to afford ...

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PNC To Focus On National Issues — Mornah

The National Chairman of the  People’s National Convention (PNC), Mr Bernard Mornah, has paid a courtesy call on the Editor of the Daily Graphic, Mr Ransford Tetteh, as part of a working visit since he assumed the chairmanship of his party. Until he became the chairman of the PNC last year, Mr Mornah was its General Secretary. Interaction During his ...

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Chairman Wontumi Fingered In Manhyia North Troubles

Some incensed NPP delegates in the Manhyia North Constituency in the Ashanti Region have warned of an imminent bloodbath should the party go ahead with a purported NEC decision that will see a re-run of elections for certain positions in the constituency. Reports from the grounds suggest that some group of people within the constituency, who do not have their ...

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Come home, register to vote – Asiedu Nketia to Cotonou NDC supporters

The general secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has asked sympathisers of the party living in neighbouring West African countries to come home and register when the Electoral Commission (EC) begins the process of limited registration. Urging them to disregard the ‘noises’ from some political parties calling for a new voters register, Mr Nketia, who ...

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13 Ablekuma West NPP executives resign over voters’ register

Thirteen executives of the New Patriotic Party at the Ablekuma West Constituency in Accra have resigned from the party ahead of today’s primary to elect a parliamentary candidate. Led by the former constituency chairman, Theophilus Tetteh, the executives announced their resignation Friday night on TV3’s News @10. Their resignation stemmed from a protracted disagreement over the constituency’s voters’ register. Supporters ...

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Kofi Dzamesi defends ‘Kufuor’s projects’ in V/Region

A former Volta Regional Minister Kofi Dzamesi has jumped to the defence of former President Kufour over the party’s development record in the region. This follows President John Mahama’s recent comments that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has nothing significant to show in terms of development in that region, despite being in power for eight years. President Kufour in a rebuttal ...

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