Category Archives: Key Issues

Special Representative of UN Secretary-General begins pre-electoral visit to Ghana

– Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), is undertaking a pre-electoral visit to Ghana.A statement issued by UNOWAS, copied to the Ghana News…

Mahama to grant convicted galamsey operators amnesty if elected

The Flagbearer of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has indicated his readiness to grant amnesty to convicted small-scale miners, popularly known as galamseyers if given the nod on December 07.According to him,…

December polls: Small Arms Commission calls for security alertness at ‘hotspots’

The National Commission on Small Arms and Light Weapons (NACSA) has called for increase security alertness in places identified as political ‘hotspots’ areas ahead of the December 7 polls.The call followed a statement issued by the Ghana Police Service…

Thirty-three candidates file to contest Parliamentary elections in Western North Region

A total of 33 people have filed to contest this year’s Parliamentary elections in the nine constituencies of the Western North Region.Thirty of the candidates are males and three females.Mr Godwin Ocley Western North Regional Director of the Electoral …

EC to receive nominations for Yapei/Kusawgu Constituency

The Electoral Commission (EC)says it will open nominations for the Yapei/Kusawgu constituency from Tuesday, October 27, and Wednesday, October 28, 2020.In a press statement copied to the Ghana News Agency(GNA), the Commission said, the opening of nomin…