Sammy Gyamfi’s claims on who qualifies to be a parliamentary candidate false – EC
The Electoral Commission has said the claims by the National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress , Sammy Gyamfi, to the effect that a parliamentary candidate must be a registered voter in a constituency they are seeking to represent is false. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the EC indicated that parliamentary candidates are only required to be registered voters but the constituency they are registered in, does not hinder them from contesting for an election in another constituency.
Amansie South DCE gives government thumbs up for fast developing his District
The District Chief Executive of Amansie South District in the Ashanti Region Hon Clement Opoku Gyamfi has praised the government of the Republic led by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his Vice Dr Mahamadu Bawumia for developing his District in no time. Some major developmental projects the District has seen since it was created in 2018 under the Akufo-Addo government includes a 25 kilometre road that links the district to other part of the region, a new District Assembly complex, police station.
Peter Amewu to be Alan’s Running Mate?
The permutations in the NPP presidential primary has begun. Who partners Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen? Who will be Bawumia’s running mate? And what about Kennedy Agyepong’s prospective running mate? The three individuals are so far, the leading contenders in the NPP presidential nomination.
NDC must set new standards in governance when voted into power – John Mahama.
Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Calls for New Standards of Governance The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. John Dramani Mahama, has emphasized the need for the party to establish higher standards of governance if elected into power. Speaking during the 44th anniversary commemoration of the June 4 uprising in Hohoe, Mr. Mahama pledged to eradicate governmental corruption, economic hardships, insensitivity to the people's struggles, and the wastage of national resources.
Bawumia Unmasked? When Did VEEP Join NPP?
It’s a known fact. Nothing fictional or contentious at all. Almost every NPP member is aware that the Vice President joined the NPP under some compromising circumstances. According to the NPP’s constitution, a presidential candidate is expected to choose his/her own running mate; however, subject to the approval of the Council of Elders of the party.
Chris Hughton names Black Stars squad to face Madagascar
Black Stars head coach Chris Hughton has named Ghana's squad for next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Madagascar. Ghana goes into the game in June sitting on top of the pile in Group E with 8 points after two wins and two draws in the first four matchdays.
Kumawu By-Election; NPP Added 304 Votes & NDC Added 1,284 Votes : Razak Kojo Opoku Writes
Honestly speaking, it will not be a perfect analysis and the true reflection to use electoral victory in the traditional strongholds of a political party to determine its popularity and national acceptability. Ahead of 2024 general election, the New Patriotic Party(NPP) has a lot of work to do to overcome Voter's Apathy especially in their traditional strongholds if indeed the NPP is really serious about breaking the established convention of 8year cycle of change of Government since 1992 under the 4th Republican Constitution.
Mahama to Select Running Mate for 2024 Election.
The camp supporting Prof Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang, the 2020 running mate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), is engaged in intense lobbying to retain her position despite calls from John Mahama for her to be replaced. Following the conclusion of the party primaries that elected John Mahama as the NDC flagbearer, several names are being mentioned as potential candidates.
Why Prof Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang is the Ideal Partner for John Dramani Mahama in the 2024 Election
On Saturday, May 13th, 2023, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) overwhelmingly voted for John Dramani Mahama (JDM) as their flag bearer and presidential hopeful, with 297,603 votes representing 98.9% of the valid ballots cast by party delegates. According to Article 43 of the NDC constitution, the party's presidential candidate is required to nominate a running mate in consultation with the Council of Elders and the National Executive Committee (NEC).
Unmasking the Challenges: 5 Reasons John Mahama May Lose in 2024 Presidential Race
As political landscapes evolve, the anticipation surrounding the 2024 elections in Ghana is palpable. The recent victory of John Dramani Mahama in the NDC presidential primaries has sparked discussions and speculation about his chances of winning the upcoming elections. While his triumph within the party was resounding, it is crucial to examine the larger picture and consider the factors that might hinder his success.
Akuapem Poloo Will Not Be Given Any Special Treatment In Prison - Prison PRO Reveals
When asked if socialite Akuapem Poloo, who was sentenced to 90 days in prison for posting nude photos of herself and her child online, will be given a separate cell and enjoy some freedom as a celebrity, ASP Opoku said the constitution of the land and the rules that govern the operations of the Prisons Service make provisions for separate treatment for celebrities who are sentenced to 90 days in prison.