Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The former President and flag bearer of the largest opposition party, NDC has recently sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms after he boldly revealed the best Chairperson of the Electoral Commission of Ghana since 1992.
Sunday, 10th October 2021 The government through a legislative instrument on Thursday inaugurated the new Guan district in Oti region. The Guan district consists of four major traditional councils namely the Santrokofi, Akpafu, Lolobi and Likpe (SALL). They were part of the Hohoe district untill 2019 when the Oti region was created through a referendum.
The Chairperson of Ghana’s Election Management Board – the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs. Jean Mensa, has given a positive assessment of the 2020 presidential and parliamentary elections, labelling it as “historic” in terms of its transparency and credibility. She gave high marks for the openness that characterized the processes leading to and the actual conduct of the general elections.
Tuesday, 28th September 2021 Information coming in suggests that a blood sister to the Electoral Commission Chairperson Jean Mensah has been appointed by Nana Addo as board member for Ghana Reinsurance company. This was disclosed by Kelvin Ekow Baidoo Tailor, a US based Ghanaian journalist during his With All Due Respect talk show on Loudsilence TV yesterday monitored by CitizenOne.
Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mad. Jane Mensah, has hailed the 2020 General Elections as historic, transparent, efficient and cost effective. Mad. Jane Mensah revealed that the comparative cost of the election was reduced by 41 percent which is equivalent to 90 million dollars and also, a voter turn around time of between ten to twelve minutes.
The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jeane Mensah, has urged the country's security services who are involved in investigating the deaths recorded during the 2020 General elections to make their final reports known to the public. She made this statement at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament when she was invited to their gathering in the Central Region, Winneba
Minority leader, Haruna Iddrisu has disclosed that he has picked intelligence that there is going to be the creation of 25 new constituencies following the 2021 population and housing census. This he said they will resist it. According to him, the new constituencies according to the information they have will be about 25.
The Minority Leader of Parliament, Mr Haruna Iddrisu has alleged that the Electoral Commission of Ghana is planning to create 25 more constituencies ahead of the 2024. The Tamale South MP told Bernard Avle of Citi TV/FM that intelligent gathered by his party indicates that out of the 25 new constituencies the EC is planning to create, 11 of them are going to be in one particular.
Kevin Taylor might sound mischievous in his claim that the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Jean Adukwei Mensa, and the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) are hatching a plan to secure their 2024 bid against John Mahama and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). He has given quite some interesting perspective to which the NDC must ignore the backlash from the NPP and some Ghanaians over John Mahama’s ‘Do or die’ mantra which has become a subject of controversy in media space today.
The Akontombra District Assembly erupted into wild jubilation following the overwhelming endorsement of Yawson Amoah as the District Chief Executive (DCE). He received 100 percent approval by the assembly with all the 20 members voting yes for him. This was at an election supervised by the Electoral Commission (EC) and witnessed by large crowd of party supporters, relatives and friends.
Ghanaian based American investigative Journalist and self acclaimed anti-corruption campaigner, Kelvin Ekow Taylor has made his thoughts known to Ghanaians on the recent promises made by former President and leader of NDC on his nationwide Thank You tour. The self styled broadcaster has poured his concerns about the various promises being made by Mahama.
After the ministers' announcement about the Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executives' nomination by the president, a lot has been happening with their confirmations and rejections. Sometimes, it even turns bloody. Check out the events that have been happening with them. The Ayawaso Central Municipal Assembly has re-elected Alhaji Mohammed Ababio Quaye to a second term as the Municipal Chief Executive.
The Municipal Chief Executive Nominee for the Yendi has been rejected by the Assembly Members of the Yendi Municipal Assembly. Out of a total of 41 members, Hon Ahmed Abubakari Yussif Kums, managed the endorsement of only 21 people, a figure that goes in sharp contrast with local government act stipulation that before a member is approved as nominee, two - third of the entire members of the Assembly should have voted for him.
A businessman and financier of the National Democratic Congress has come hard at the regional leadership of the Party, describing them as fake and corrupt in a radio interview. Alhaji Fuseini Yushaw said the NDC failed to improve its electoral fortunes during the last elections because the executives who should have been in the field campaigning, failed to do so and instead remained at regional secretariat doing nothing but squandering money meant for party and campaign activities.
Kwesi Pratt today, Saturday, August 28, 2021 joined the team at Pan African Television’s ‘Alhaji and Alhaji’. One of the trending issues this week has been with the NDC’s proposed Electoral Reforms. The Electoral Commission had earlier refused the reforms and called on the NDC to table them rather at IPAC.
Ben Ephson who is a Pollster and Managing Director of Dispatch has replied His Excellency the former president after he made a the country plan of the NDC towards the 2024 election known. Mahama during.the second phase of his thank you tour made it clear to the people of Techiman and Ghana at large that the NDC sat down idle during the 2020 election and watched the NPP and the Electoral Commission to fool them.
Ghanaians divided over Mahama’s Do or Die comment even though he explains is an idiomatic expression
Ghanaians are still divided over a statement made by Former President John Dramani Mahama and the 2020 Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress that the 2024 General Elections will be a "do or die " affairs at the polling stations. Even though the 2020 Presidential Candidate of the largest opposition party has come out publicly to explained what he meant by his 'Do or Die' statement a day after his public interview on the Bono East based Fm station, Akina Fm, some Ghanaians are still not satisfied with his explanation.
Monday, 6th September 2021 President of Guinea, Alpha Conde has been ousted from office barely a year after he was sworn in to serve his 3rd term. The bloodless coup d'etat was carried out yesterday in the capital Conakry where the President was captured by the millitary junta lead by Dubumya.
The government of Ghana has released President Akufo-Addo’s choice of nominees for the various metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies across the country. The minister for Local Government, Dan Botwe at the minister’s press briefing on Sunday, September 19, 2021 made it known that the list has been given to the regional ministers.
Former president of Ghana and National Democratic Congress (NDC) flag bearer for the 2020 presidential election, Mr. John Dramani Mahama, has vowed not to petition the Supreme Court over election results for the second time. Quoting former Electoral Commission Chairman, Dr. Afari-Gyan in an interview, he emphasized that his party will win at the polling stations and collation centers.