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Dr Kuuire Picks Nomination Forms

Friday, August 28, 2015 Nandom (U/W), Aug. 28, GNA - Dr Richard Kuuire, former Director-General of Ghana Prisons Service, has picked his nomination forms to contest the National Democratic Congress (NDC) primaries for the Nandom Constituency. Dr Kuuire joined by many supporters, began the journey from Tokuu, his hometow ...

I have not decided leaving Parliament - Bagbin

Friday, August 28, 2015 Accra, Aug. 28, GNA - Mr Alban Bagbin, the Majority Leader in Parliament on Thursday said he has not decided to bow out of Parliament as was suggested in the media last week. He said even though he had contemplated allowing others he had mentored to also contest the Nadowli/Kaleo constituency sea ...

Deputy Minister files nominations for Sagnarigu

Friday, August 28, 2015 Sagnarigu(N/R), Aug. 28, GNA - Alhaji A.B.A. Fuseini, Member of Parliament for Sagnarigu, in the Northern Region has filed nominations seeking be retained as the National Democratic Congress' (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for the constituency in the 2016 elections. He picked the nomination form o ...

VRA Corporate Communications Head to contest Gomoa West Seat

Friday, August 28, 2015 Aboadze (W/R), Aug. 28, GNA - The Head of Corporate Communications of the Volta River Authority, Mr. Samuel Kwesi Fletcher, has declared that he would contest for the position of Member of Parliament (MP) for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party in the Gomoa West constituency. He said he ...

Deputy Eastern Regional Minister to contest Abirem Constituency seat

Friday, August 28, 2015 Koforidua, Aug 28, GNA - Ms Mavis Ama Frimpong, the Deputy Eastern Regional Minister has indicated that she would contest for the upcoming primaries of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to represent the Abirem Constituency in 2016. Subsequently, she is billed to pick her nomination forms by ...

Mahama Girl Picks Forms

Friday, August 28, 2015 Shirley Naana Osei-Ampeh, the coordinator for 39;Youth For Mahama, 39; a group of National Democratic Congress (NDC) supporters promoting the presidential ambition of John Mahama, on Thursday picked and filled the parliamentary nomination forms on the same day. The party has opened nomi ...

Some MPs are simply not working, says Ablekuma West MP

Friday, August 28, 2015 Outspoken MP (NPP) for Ablekuma West, Ursula Owusu-Ekufful, says some of her colleagues in Parliament are mere spectators and are not effectively discharging their mandate. Very much aware she could incur the wrath of her colleagues; the Ablekuma West MP said she was not impressed when she entere ...

EC organizes workshop for supervisors

Friday, August 28, 2015 Madina, Aug. 27, GNA - The Electoral Commission (EC) is organizing a 11-day workshop for about 750 officials within the La-Nkwantanang-Madina Municipality who would be supervising the various polling stations during the impending District Assembly Elections. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency (GNA ...

Aspiring Sakaman Assemblyman upbeat about chances

Thursday, August 27, 2015 Accra, Aug. 27, GNA - Mr Joseph Kwei Mensah, aspiring Sakaman Electoral Assemblyman, is upbeat about his chances of winning the September 2, District Assembly elections. 'I have interacted with a large number of the electorate, who have expressed optimism about my chances of winning and I have al ...

Bawku forms Task Force for District level elections

Thursday, August 27, 2015 Bawku (UE), Aug 27, GNA - A Task Force was on Wednesday formed in Bawku to monitor and supervise the District Assembly and Unit Committee level elections in the Bawku Municipal and its environs. The District Level Election Task Force is composed of the Ghana Police Service, Ghana Army, Ghana Pris ...

Eighty-five women to contest Assembly Elections in C/R

Thursday, August 27, 2015 Winneba, Aug 27, GNA - Madam Elizabeth Awo Senah, the Assemblywoman for Kojo Beedu North-Low Cost Electoral Area in the Effutu Constituency, has reiterated the suggestion to the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development to create a special fund for electoral areas that elected women as asse ...

Radio presenter contest for Awukugua Assembly seat

Thursday, August 27, 2015 Koforidua, Aug. 27, GNA - Mr Frank Kwabi, known in media circles as Apesemakahene Kwaku Dawuro and an employee of Koforidua based radio station Emak FM is aspiring for the Awukugua Electoral Area seat in the Akuapem-North Municipality in the upcoming District Assembly elections. He told the Ghana ...

Aspiring assembly woman calls for votes from female voters

Thursday, August 27, 2015 Asesewa (E/R), Aug. 27, GNA - Madam Esther Ayerh, the only woman contesting the upcoming assembly elections in the Upper-Manya Krobo District, called on the public to vote more women into the district assemblies. Madam Ayerh, a retired teacher, who is contesting with six males for the Osonson ele ...
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