Two times Agyapong has wowed Nana with his 'roaring political tongue' & swept high ranking positions
When it comes to a tongue that powerfully does a lot of wonders in the Ghanaian political climate, Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has one of the best. Inarguably, he is one of the most influential icons that are behind the victorious moments of the New Patriotic Party.
Having witnessed the two major controversial Presidential Election Petition hearings in Ghana. I have noticed some considerable number of differences between the 2020 Presidential Election Petition hearing and the 2012 Presidential Election Petition hearing. Below are the notable difference I have noticed. Firstly, the total number of Supreme Court Judges vary. In the 2012 Presidential Election hearing, a total of 9 judges were available for the case. They include; Justice William Atuguba, Mrs.Justice Sophia
In this article I I have put together some pictures from Bawumia’s wife, Children and John Dumelo’ wife and son. Well before we begin let’s take a look at some quick facts about them. Mahamudu Bawumia (born October 7, 1963) is an economist and banker.He was a Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana until his nomination as Vice Presidential candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Presidential candidate Nana Akufo-Addo in 2008. He also run as the vice-presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party
The first week of March 2021 will be marked by two legal matters that are of great interest to the Ghanaian community.A human interest story that began in 2018 and a political subject that started early this year.
The 2020 Presidential Election Petition hearing which is ongoing in the supreme court of Ghana is really getting interesting. As Ghanaians wait to hear the outcome of last Tuesday's activities in court, many have expressed how beautiful our democracy has come. It is keen to note that only a few African Countries have been able to hold peaceful elections as many as the number of times Ghana has held hers. So what ever the outcome of the Ruling given by the supreme court of Ghana is regarding witness statement
Judgement has been delivered, and justice has been served by Ghana's highest court of competent jurisdiction; the Supreme Court of Ghana in the 2020 Presidential Election Petition.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says that the Declaration of President-Elect Instrument is the legitimate strategy "at law" for pronouncing a champ of a Presidential Election and not the underlying declaration by the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission which has no premise in law. This was contained in his Response dated 8 January 2021 to John Dramani Mahama's Election Petition. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the second Respondent in the 2020 Presidential Election says in this way that the Supreme Court
The ongoing 2020 Presidential Election Petition has really been one of the competitive arguments as far as this country is consent. The spokesperson of the second respondent for President Akufo Addo has said there is big difference between Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan who was the former EC Boss when he appeared in the witness box in 2013 and the Madam Jean Mensa the current EC Boss. After the hearing of the case yesterday, Dr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah who is the current Minister of Information in his speech said that the
Trades between lead counsel for the candidate in the 2020 Presidential Election Petition hearing, Lawyer Tsatsu Tsikata, and a few judges on the seat hearing the appeal in Supreme Court seat, raised to a point where Tsikata needed to request to respond to an inquiry at a time. Mr. Tsikata was contending his case concerning why the first and second Respondents can't close their cases minus any additional illustrating proof as they moved movements to do on Monday, February 8. Attorneys for the first and second
The 2020 Presidential Election Petition currently ongoing at the supreme Court is gradually coming to an end, and the winner and loser of the case can be foretold at this point.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his consent on the Supreme Court’s Ruling that affirmed his second term in office a victorious one.The seven-Member panel of the Supreme Court on Thursday, March 4, 2021affirmed Akufo-Addo as the winner of election 2020.
It appears the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has now conceded defeat in the 2020 Presidential Election even before the Supreme Court gives its Judgement for the Presidential election petition.
The 2020 Presidential Election Petition as of now progressing at the Supreme Court is step by step reaching a conclusion, and the champ and washout of the case can be anticipated now.
ÇYOU HAVE NO LOCUS: UNITED CADRE'S FRONT TO SO-CALLED CADRES FOR ACCOUNTABLE LEADERSHIP The United Cadre's Front of Ghana has noted with much disappointment, a group calling itself: Cadres for Accountable Leadership who convened a Press Conference and threatened leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). The threat to the Party
Following five days of pre-preliminary hearings and 12 sittings, 17 in all, the Supreme Court conveys its judgment in the 2020 Presidential Election Petition today.
Dr Kpessa-Whyte is one of the two delegates of the Petitioner positioned at the National Collation Center ("Strongroom") of the First Respondent (Electoral Commission), during the Presidential Election hung on December, 7 2020. In his observer proclamation, he said "I affirm on the side of Petitioner's case as contained in his Petition." He said as one of the Petitioner's agents in EC's "Strongroom", "I saw numerous material abnormalities during the whole cycle of the December 7, 2020 Presidential Election.
Direction for the Petitioner in the Election 2020 case has recorded a movement for a request convincing the Electoral Commission to deliver for review a few archives identifying with the 2020 surveys. The supposed records are the firsts of Constituency Presidential Election results gathering structures (Form 9) for all Constituencies in Ghana and firsts of Constituency Presidential Election Results Summary Sheets (Form 10) for all voting public, of which all gatherings that participated in the December surveys
The petitioner in the ongoing 2020 Presidential Election Petition hearing, John Dramani Mahama has written to the Chief Justice, Justice Kwasi Anin-Yeboah asking that the scheduled hearing for today, Thursday be moved from 9:30am to 11:30am.
My lawyers this afternoon filed before the Supreme Court, a petition challenging the results of the 2020 Presidential Election declared by the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission of Ghana. The Petition details serious violations of the 1992 Constitution by the Electoral Commission and seeks among others, a declaration that the purported declaration of the results of the 2020 Presidential Election on the 9th day of December 2020 is unconstitutional, null and void and of no effect whatsoever. Here are
According to William Nyarko, lawyer and Executive Director of the Africa Center for International Law and Accountability, a research, non-profit and non-partisan boby integrated under the laws of the United States of America and Ghana has in a message released online identified that "The Supreme Court of Ghana shouldn't just apply the black letter rules of the law but also the Spirit of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana in the context of democratic accountability". He further went on to say that Ghana is a democracy