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POLITICS

The Electoral Commission Must Be Prosecuted - Martin Kpebu Boldly Declares

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID), has been petitioned to investigate the embattled Assin North Member of Parliament, Joe Gyaakye Quayson, for perjury after his election was pronounced null and void by a Cape Coast high court for having Canadian citizenship at the time he filed to contest as MP for Assin North Constituency.

  5 months ago ago
The Electoral Commission Must Be Prosecuted - Martin Kpebu Boldly Declares

POLITICS

Assin North Constituents Speak As They Hint Their Preferred Candidate; Vows To Vote Massively

The people of Assin North Constituency have come out to pour their support on the member of parliament, Joe Gyaakye Quayson after his seat was declared null. In a public interview with some residents of Assin North, they expressed their disappointment in the judgement of the Cape Coast High Court and said they have voted for Joe Gyaakye Quayson and they will do it again in the second time.

  5 months ago ago
Assin North Constituents Speak As They Hint Their Preferred Candidate; Vows To Vote Massively

POLITICS

Supreme Court Orders NDC MP To Cough Up 5,000 Cedis

Ghana's Supreme Court has directed the NDC Member of Parliament for Assin North, Hon. Joe Gyaakye Quayson to pay an amount of 5,000 Ghana Cedis to the Court registry. The order by the Apex Court follows a decision by lawyer for the MP to withdraw an application filed to invoke the Supervisory jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.

  5 months ago ago
Supreme Court Orders NDC MP To Cough Up 5,000 Cedis

POLITICS

Assin North election saga: James Gyaakye Quayson goes to court.

The embattled former Member of Parliament for Assin North Constituency, Mr. James Gyaakye Quayson has taken a step to the court, to appeal the High Court’s ruling; which annulled his election as Member of Parliament (MP). On Wednesday July 28, 2021, the Cape Coast Court High court ruled to annul the 2020 parliamentary election results, of the Assin North Constituency in the Central Region of Ghana; restraining the MP- Mr. James Gyakye Quayson from holding himself as the Member of Parliament, and ordering for a by-election in the constituency.

  5 months ago ago
Assin North election saga: James Gyaakye Quayson goes to court.

POLITICS

Assin North MP Out; Should There Be Another Election For Speaker Of Parliament? Share Your Thoughts

The Cape Coast High Court presided by Justice Kwasi Boakye has nullified the Parliamentary election held in the Assin North Constituency in 2020. Meaning there is going to be a fresh election to elect a new Member of Parliament to represent the people. The court has also restrained the Assin North MP, Hon Joe Gyaakye Quayson from holding himself as the MP for the Assin North Constituency.

  5 months ago ago
Assin North MP Out; Should There Be Another Election For Speaker Of Parliament? Share Your Thoughts

POLITICS

NDC LOSES 1 Parliamentary Seat, This Lawyer Calls Judgement Ridiculous, Prof. Azar Adds, Judge Erred

After several back and forth over the dual citizenship status of MP for Assin North Constituency, Joe Gyaakye Quayson, a Cape Coast High Court has today insist that, the MP, violated constitutional provisions and other statutory provisions that guide Ghana’s elections and has therefore duly cancelled the parliamentary elections in the Assin North constituency in the 2020 parliamentary elections.

  5 months ago ago
NDC LOSES 1 Parliamentary Seat, This Lawyer Calls Judgement Ridiculous, Prof. Azar Adds, Judge Erred

JUSTICE

Double citizenship case: Appeals court toss out applications by Jomoro, Assin North MPs

Two separate applications recorded by two NDC Members of Parliament whose races are being tested at the High Court have been tossed out by a Court of Appeal. The Assin North MP, Joe Gyaakye Quayson, and the MP for Jomoro, Dorcas Affo Toffey, are confronting a test to their political decision for supposedly having double citizenships.

  5 months ago ago
Double citizenship case: Appeals court toss out applications by Jomoro, Assin North MPs

POLITICS

I'll Win Assin North By-election Hands Down Even If NDC Present Asiedu Nketia - Abena Durowaa Brags

The New Patriotic Party parliamentary candidate for Assin North Constituency in the 2020 general elections, Abena Durowaa Mensah has assured the New Patriotic Party that if they present her for a he upcoming by elections, she is confident that she will win the seat hands down. Abena Durowaa Mensah in a statement said that she has done the necessary homework and is willing to represent the New Patriotic Party during the by elections.

  5 months ago ago
I'll Win Assin North By-election Hands Down Even If NDC Present Asiedu Nketia - Abena Durowaa Brags