Daily Archives: June 27, 2020

Minority criticizes government over military intimidation in border communities

  Accra The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament on Friday accused Government of deploying military personnel along the country’s borders in the Volta, Oti and the Northern Regions, to intimidate supporters the NDC from registering in the upcoming EC’s voter registration exercise.     The NDC Caucus was emphatic that there is

Parliament to take a day off to support Voter Registration exercise

  Accra Parliament on Friday agreed that it would not sit next Tuesday, June 30, 2020, to allow members to be in their constituencies to support the commencement of the compilation of a New Voters Register to be carried out by the Electoral Commission (EC).     Mr Thomas Nyarko Ampeh, MP for Asuogyamang Constituency,

EC to commence nationwide registration

  Accra The Electoral Commission (EC) has said its officials will be in all the districts throughout the country to undertake the Voters Registration Exercise from June, 30 to August 6.   A statement copied to the Ghana News Agency, signed by Mrs Sylvia Annoh, Acting Director of Public Affairs of the EC, said qualified

Volta Region is absolutely peaceful – Letsa

  Ho Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, has said the Region is enjoying “absolute peace, stability” and developing rapidly.   The “security is intact and we are developing very fast,” he said.   The Regional Minister said this in response to alleged comments by the Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC)

President Akufo-Addo acclaimed NPP’s presidential candidate for election 2020

Accra President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was Saturday acclaimed the presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the December 7, 2020 elections.   The acclamation, done at a special National Council meeting of the Party, was done in consonance with Article 13 (2) (1) of the NPP’s constitution that provides for an acclamation