Category Archives: Key Issues

First Lady allay fears of electorate in the December elections

Accra, First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has advised constituents at Trobu Constituency in the Greater Accra region not to buy into any form of intimidation that will cow them from coming out to vote in December.She said nothing untoward would happene…

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 …