Election News

I Won’t Serve In NDC Gov’t—Samia Nkrumah Vows

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
The Chairperson of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Hon. Samia Yaaba Nkrumah in an interview with Citi News on Wednesday emphatically declared her intention to reject any offer by the Mahama administration to serve the nation. “I don't see how a party that worked hard to defeat me and succeeded to do so and now that I am out of Parliament wil ... Read more

Samia Rejects NDC

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
“I don't see how a party that worked hard to defeat me and succeeded to do so and now that I am out of Parliament will turn round and offer me any kind of appointment; we are talking about a party that worked very hard to defeat me, to eliminate me from Parliament and from the political scene, is that logical?” These were the angry expressions of t ... Read more

The NPP Has Missed Its Way To The Supreme Court - Ablakwa

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
A Deputy Minister for Information and MP-elect for the North Tongu Constituency, Hon. Sammy Okudzeto-Ablakwa, has scoffed at yesterday's demonstrations by NPP supporters in Kumasi saying the opposition party is confused because the Supreme Court it claims it is dragging the Electoral Commission (EC) to, is in Accra, not Kumasi. “I feel sorry for ... Read more

ABUGA PELE ON HIS RECALL BY CHIANA-PAGA “MY PEOPLE MISSED ME”

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The Member of Parliament Elect for Chiana Paga Constituency has revealed that his re-election to the office of Parliament after four years absence is a clear attestation to the fact that He delivered during his first tenure. According to him, the people missed his development centered leadership and accessibility after the NPP Candidate Alowa Le ... Read more

NPP, NDC Bought Our Supporters With Hard Cash

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The Progressive Peoples' Party (PPP) says it lost heavily in the 2012 general elections because the leading political parties in the country bought the votes of the electorates who would have ordinarily voted for the PPP. The party is unhappy there were no checks on the NPP and NDC to ensure the elections were fair. It's National Chairman Nii ... Read more

NPP Not Attending President John Mahama's Inauguration

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has indicated it is yet to confirm whether it will attend the inauguration of President John Mahama on January 7, 2013. The NPP is challenging the 2012 Presidential and Parliamentary election results which saw President Mahama being declared winner. Speaking on “Point Blank”, a segment on Eyewitness News on Mon ... Read more

NPP Raided Again!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
It appears that the hunt for the opposition New Patriotic Party's (NPP) evidence of election rigging by the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) is intensifying, as the latest in the series of clandestine raids hit offices of Blay and Associates, a renowned law firm headquartered in Accra, where one of the lead lawyers for the opposition party ... Read more

Office of NPP lead counsel challenging election results broken into

Monday, December 17, 2012
Some unknown persons on Saturday night broke into the office of Gloria Akuffo, lead counsel of the NPP legal team that is piecing together evidence to challenge the outcome of the December 7 polls that saw the NDC's John Mahama declared winner. The offices of Akuffo and Associates, located on the 2nd Floor, Pyramid House, Ring Road, which is bar ... Read more

EC, NPP polling agents 'meeting' claim doesn't make sense - Afari Gyan

Sunday, December 16, 2012
The Electoral Commission has denied claims by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) that it is inviting its polling agents to a special meeting. This follows the party's rejection of the electoral results and its subsequent threat to seek legal redress. The NPP issued a statement on Friday cautioning its polling agents against participatin ... Read more

150,000 extra votes were given to Mahama – NPP claims

Sunday, December 16, 2012
The New Patriotic Party says its findings have so far revealed that over 150,000 votes were added to the fortunes of President John Mahama in this year's elections. The party is confident the manipulated figures found so far could affect the outcome of this year's Presidential elections – and possibly force a presidential runoff. Addressing ... Read more

NPP has become unattractive to Ghanaians – Okudzeto Ablakwa

Friday, December 14, 2012
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has become unattractive to majority of Ghanaians who cannot accomodate the shenanigans of the party, Deputy Minister of Information, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has said. According to him, NPP cannot be exonerated from the violent conduct of its supporters who have decided to live up to the [B]All-die-be-die[/B] mantra ... Read more

IEA relegates PNC in 2016 Presidential Debate; Mornah angry

Friday, December 14, 2012
The 2016 Presidential Debate by the Institute of Economic Affairs will only involve the two leading political parties- the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP). This was announced by the Executive Director of the Institute Mrs Jeane Mensah in an interview with Joy News' Beatrice Adu. The Institute had a policy ... Read more

NDC plotting to cause disaffection in NPP - Jake

Friday, December 14, 2012
The New Patriotic Party says its “intelligence has scooped yet again another diabolical plan being hatched by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to create disaffection for the New Patriotic Party and our leader, Nana Akufo-Addo”. A release issued and signed by the Party's National Chairman Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey alleged that some NDC members ... Read more

NPP can't prove electoral fraud because there was none - Asiedu Nketia

Friday, December 14, 2012
General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Johnson Asiedu Nketia says the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has no credible evidence to support their claim of rigging in the Presidential and parliamentary elections. Addressing the party's Northern Regional victory rally, Mr Asiedu Nketia said the NPP is only engaging in political gim ... Read more

NDC Old Guards Association rejects Rawlings' call for inquest into vote “rigging”

Friday, December 14, 2012
NDC Old Guards Association in the Ashanti Region has objected to former President Rwalings' call for a committee to investigate allegations of vote rigging in the just ended general elections. The group affiliated to the ruling party says Mr. Rawlings' suggestion to President Mahama is untenable because the opposition NPP had already decided to ... Read more