Three public figures; Captain Smart, Afia Schwar, and a 2020 NDC parliamentary candidate for Essikado-Ketan Constituency, Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah have been charged to render an unqualified apology to the Western Region Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah, in the matter involving the 'fake' pregnancy and kidnapping of Josephine Panyin Mensah in Takoradi.
The Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah has incurred the wrath of some residents of Sekondi-Takoradi, and some Ghanaians for tagging a rather emotionally traumatizing case of 28-year-old Josephine Simson, as ‘fake pregnancy’ thus bastardizing claims of kidnapping by her husband and mother. Provoked by the comments from the Regional Minister, a surgeon and former parliamentary candidate for Essikado-Ketan Constituency on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah said the remarks were totally insensitive.
Essikado affectionately called British I Sekondi in the Gold Coast is a town in the Western region of Ghana with 12 kilometres from the centre Takoradi and 3 minutes drive from Sekondi.
Prof. Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah Essikado-Ketan Constituency NDC PC The National Democratic Congress's parliamentary candidate for Essikado-Ketan constituency in Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis of the western region, Prof. Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah at the just ended Parliamentary December polls in the across the nation organized a "THANK YOU CONCERT". The Surgeon Specialist, Dr. Ayensu-Danquah on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress "NDC" was poised to win the parliamentary seat after 16 years of NDC being
A Sekondi High Court chaired by the His Lordship Dr. Raymond Osei Hwere has dismissed a motion to remove the electoral petition filed by the conflicting parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the Essikadu Ketan constituency, Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah, challenging the constituency' s 2020 parliamentary election
Frank Davies, Counsel for Mr. Joe Ghartey, MP for Essikado-Ketan, has filed an appeal with the Court of Appeal in Cape Coast, seeking to overturn the High Court's ruling, which overlooked the fact that the parliamentary election petition was signed by the lawyer rather than the complainant.
A High Court in Sekondi has adjourned the case filed by the 2020 Parliamentary Candidate for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the Essikado Ketan Constituency, Professor.Grace Ayensu Danquah to March 23.
The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency of the Western Region has alleged that the riot that erupted on December 7 night at the collation center, was triggered by the Parliamentary Candidate for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah. According to the NPP, the youth group within the NDC was instigated by the Parliamentary Candidate and the leadership of the NDC to disrupt the collation process at the center a few minutes after the Returning Officer had
Upon the reveal of results concerning the just ended election, the Electoral Commission(EC) has come under very huge criticism from a section of the public and political parties following official declaration of the 2020 election results. Most of these criticisms have come as a result of the manner in which Commission was not able to effectively undertake its clerical functions for the purposes of updating the public on the said results. Some Pro-NDC groups have brought up their very own claims concerning the
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) supporters and Bigwigs has made accusations that, the Parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency, Dr Grace Ayensu-Danquah for disrupting the polls collation of the constituency which was supposed to be attributed as " transparent or otherwise a credible election". The New Patriotic Party (NPP), has said the polls in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency was very transparent and credible, and claims by the opposition party, the
The Member of Parliament for Esikado-Ketan Honorable Joe Ghartey, was fined with GH$ 4,000 for attempting to convince the court to dismiss the election petition filed by the National Democratic Congress candidate.
Essikado-Ketan NPP Members Accuse The NDC Of Disrupting Collation Process The New Patriotic Party (NPP) of the Essikado-Ketan Constituency Branch has charged the Parliamentary applicant, Dr Grace Ayensu-Danquah of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), for interrupting in the scene of the collating process, of what is depicted as an “in any case believable and straightforward political decision”. The political party in words, said the political race was solid and straightforward, in spite of unconfirmed
The NDC Parliamentary for the Essikado-Ketan constituency in the 2020 election (Professor Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah) has filed a petition in the Secondi High Court, challenging the results declared by the Electoral Commission (EC) on the 9th day of December 2020. The petitioner (Professor Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah) wants the First Respondent (the NPP Parliamentary candidate then and now the sitting Member of Parliament for the constituency) and the Second Respondent (Electoral Commission) to explain before the
The incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for the Essikado-Ketan Constituency, Mr Joe Ghartey has escaped defeat staged by his closest contender from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) as he retained the seat amidst stiff competition. Mr Joseph Antwi Boateng, Returning Officer of the Electoral Commission who supervised the elections at the Constituency announced the results with the incumbent leading by a thin margin. Mr Ghartey of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) recorded 26,701 while Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah
A Kweikuma High Court has quashed an early objection lawyers of Joe Ghartey, the Member of Parliament for Essikado-Ketan, raised against a petition filed by his contender, Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) who is challenging the declaration of the parliamentary results on December 8 2020. Lead counsel
During the early hours of today, about a hundred party supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency of the Western Region this afternoon embarked on a protest at the Regional Office of the Electoral Commission. They are of the view that the parliamentary election was conducted ‘fraudulently’ and thus deprive their candidate, Dr. Grace Ayensu Danquah of an obvious victory. Dr. Grace is threatening to challenge the results of the parliamentary elections in court.
Prof. Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah, NDC Essikado-Ketan Constituency The 2020 National Democratic Congress "NDC" Parliamentary candidate in the Essikado-Ketan Constituency within western region, Prof. Dr. Grace Ayensu-Danquah after the December polls is fulfiliing her promise to constituents as construction of modern pharmacy in Essikado community kick start. The on-going construction work of the Essikado
Election 2020: NDC Sympathisers in Esikado Ketan accuses Returning Officer for allegedly changing figures
The just ended Ghana election had become a topic every media station is discussing. The election that was monitored and supervised by certain groups like the European Union and the Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) who described it as free and fair. The leading opposition party National Democratic Congress has also come up with so many press conferences blaming the Electoral commission for their lost in just ended election. In their allegation, they accused the Electoral Commission of rigging
The Essikado-Ketan Constituency Branch of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has blamed the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary applicant Dr Grace Ayensu-Danquah of upsetting the gathering cycle of what it portrayed as an "in any case trustworthy and straightforward political race". The party in an articulation said the political decision was sound and straightforward in spite of unconfirmed cases by the resistance National Democratic Congress (NDC) that the Essikado-Ketan Constituency Parliamentary
A leading member of the NDC in the Western Region Solomon Nkansah has hinted a court action to challenge the parliamentary results of the Essikado Ketan constituency in Sekondi Takoradi. According to Mr. Nkansah they feel cheated by the EC who were always on the side of the NPP and per the results they had, lawyer Joe Ghartey who stood on the ticket of the NPP couldn't have gotten the figure the EC used to declare him winner of the parliamentary elections in the constituency. The former NDC Communications Director