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President Mahama Petitioned To Return 50-acre Carriedem Land

Sunday, July 31, 2016 The Member of Parliament (MP) for Nsawam Adoagyiri in the Eastern Region, Frank Annor Dompreh, has petitioned President John Mahama to return a 600-acre land acquired compulsorily for Carriedem Development Company limited. The land acquired through an executive order in 2013 for 50 years was sold ...

Pardon Montie 3 in the name of free speech – Mornah

Sunday, July 31, 2016 Chairman for the People's National Convention (PNC), Bernard Mornah has called for a more lenient sentence for the Montie three who have been given a four month jail sentence each for threatening the lives of judges of the Supreme Court. The PNC Chairman 8217;s call for leniency follows the many ...

Political parties welcome Citizens Energy Manifesto

Saturday, July 30, 2016 By Kodjo Adams, GNA Accra, July 30, GNA - Five political parties have welcomed the launch of the Citizens Energy Manifesto by the Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) that outlines Ghanaians views and agenda for on the country's energy sector development. The parties are the National Democrati ...

EC Officers Violated Laws By Verifying Bawumia – EC

Saturday, July 30, 2016 The Electoral Commission (EC) has condemned the decision by two of its officials to send a voters' register and verification machine to the residence of Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, running mate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Flagbearer, Nana Akufo Addo. According to the Deputy Director of Communicati ...
Abdul Malik Kweku Baako

Montie Petition For Presidential Pardon Is ‘Dangerous Landmine’ – Baako

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Editor-in-chief of the Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has described the petition for President John Mahama to pardon the Montie 3 contemnors to be a potentially dangerous invitation to enter into a minefield. Mr Baako who said he was against custodial sentence said such a cons ...

Sacked officials in Bawumia incident violated law – EC

Saturday, July 30, 2016 The Electoral Commission (EC) says its decision to dismiss two officials who sent a voters rsquo; register and verification machine to the residence of Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia was appropriate because they breached electoral laws. Deputy Director of Communication at the Commission, Yusif Alhassan, sa ...

Montie saga: Petition for Presidential pardon is 'dangerous landmine' - Baako

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Editor-in-chief of the Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has described the petition for President John Mahama to pardon the Montie 3 contemnors to be a potentially dangerous invitation to enter into a minefield. Mr Baako who said he was against custodial sentence said such a cons ...

Officials violated laws by verifying Bawumia at residence – EC 

Saturday, July 30, 2016 The Electoral Commission has condemned the decision by two of its officials to send a voters 8217; register and verification machine to the residence of Dr.Mahamadu Bawumia, running mate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP)Flagbearer, Nana Akufo Addo. According to the Deputy Director of Communicatio ...

Veep receives Liberia’s President

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has received the President of Liberia, Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the Jubilee Lounge of the Kotoka International Airport. President Sirleaf, who is in Accra for a day 8217;s visit, was accompanied by Liberian government officials. As part of the visit, Pr ...

Veep receives Liberian President

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has received the Liberian President Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the Jubilee Lounge of the Kotoka International Airport. President Sirleaf, who is in Accra for a day 8217;s visit, was accompanied by Liberian government officials. As part of the visit, Presi ...

Koku Anyidoho to sue Bawumia over ‘bloated’ register claims

Saturday, July 30, 2016 A Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has threatened to sue the Running Mate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, for attempting to mislead the State with claims he was in possession of an electoral register full of Togolese nationals. According t ...

EC fires 2 officials for allegedly verifying Bawumia at residence

Saturday, July 30, 2016 The Electoral Commission (EC) has fired two of it 8217;s polling station officers in the Walewale District for breaking the country's electoral laws after they allegedly sent a copy of the provisional voter's register and verification materials to the residence of the New Patriotic Party's (NPP) Vi ...

Freddie Blay cautions EC against disenfranchising ‘NHIS’ registrants

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Acting national Chairman of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Freddie Blay has cautioned the Electoral Commission (EC) against any attempt to disenfranchise eligible voters whose names were mistakenly deleted from the electoral roll as NHIS registrants According to him, the party has enou ...
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