PRESS STATEMENT In January 2001 we concluded, for the very first time in our history, the handing over of National Office from one political party to another through the ballot box. And we did it peacefully, to the admiration of the whole world. In 2008, in a most fiercely contested election from which the victor emerged by some 40,000 […]
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The National Democratic Congress (NDC) is set to hold its special National Delegates Congress in Kumasi, the stronghold of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), today to endorse President John Dramani Mahama as its flagbearer for the December elections. The congress has become necessary following the death of President John Evans Atta Mills, who was the flag bearer of the […]
The National Chairman of the United Front Party (UFP) has been suspended indefinitely for allegedly lying to the public that the National Executive Committee sacked the flagbearer of the Party. According to the executives, Nana Agyenim-Boateng single-handedly sacked the flagbearer, Akwasi Addai after accusing him of incompetence. Mr. Agyenim-Boateng is alleged to have ignored protests by the executives […]
General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Aseidu Nketia has described Nana Akufo Addo’s Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Presidential Debate Encounter as a total fiasco, saying there was no substance in his presentation. According to the NDC Chief Scribe, Nana Akufo Addo was only eloquent and as a result will give him an overall score of […]
The controversy surrounding the “People Matter, You Matter” slogan claimed by both the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) resurfaced at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) organised presidential debate series yesterday when Nana Akufo Addo took his turn.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Assin North, Kennedy Agyapong, said Ghanaians should expect nothing new with the current administration being led by President John Dramani Mahama. According to him, both President John Mahama and his Vice, Kwesi Amissah-Arthur are incapable of solving the economic problems which have bedeviled the country because “what worsens the case is […]
The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has thrown a challenge to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for an alternative truly exciting live debate between their two Presidential candidates, Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom and Nana Akufo-Addo if the NPP is really committed to the openness and transparency they have been championing. In a statement issued by the party’s National Secretary, Kofi Asamoah-Siaw, […]
The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, yesterday disclosed that the cost of providing free senior high school education in 2013, when he wins the December election, will be GH¢755 million, with the cost expected to rise to GH¢1.45 billion in 2016. The NPP flagbearer also disclosed that in 2014 and in 2015, the […]
Presidential candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated his willingness to provide the country with the much needed transformational leadership that is committed to fighting corruption and dedicated to the welfare and wellbeing of the Ghanaian. He was outlining what an NPP government under his leadership would do should Ghanaians give him the […]
An independent global research, consulting and advisory group based in the UK and the USA, DaMina, has predicted defeat for the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the December 7, 2012 presidential and parliamentary elections. DaMina’s model, published on August 17, 2012, predicted the New Patriotic Party (NPP) recapturing the presidency and dominating Parliament in forthcoming elections.