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Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

NPP: Afari Gyan ‘Auctioned’ Election 2012 To Mahama

NPP: Afari Gyan ‘Auctioned’ Election 2012 To Mahama. A member of the communication team of the NPP has accused the Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr. Afari Gyan of auctioning the results of the 2012 elections to the highest bidder; President John Dramani Mahama.

March 3, 2013 ·
 
Dr Afari Gyan-Chairman of the Electoral Commission

Savelugu Nanton District: EC Officials Arrested Over Fake Pink Sheet Signings

Savelugu Nanton District: EC Officials Arrested Over Fake Pink Sheet Signings. Two officials of the Electoral Commission are being held at the Tamale Police Command in the Northern Region for allegedly attempting to illegally secure evidence to facilitate the EC’s case in court against the New Patriotic Party (NPP). They are Amani Benjamin Akandi who is the Savelugu/Nantong Electoral Officer […]

February 17, 2013 ·
 
Kennedy-Agyapong

Kennedy Agyapong: Afari Gyan Is Stupid And Not Indispensable

Kennedy Agyapong: Afari Gyan Is Stupid And Not Indispensable. A leading member of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) and Member of Parliament for Assin-Central, Kennedy Agyapong has hit hard at Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan, Chairman of the Electoral Commission, describing him as a “stupid man.”

February 4, 2013 ·
 
Jake Obetsebi Lamptey

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey: EC’s Response To NPP’s Challenge Is “Just Grammar”

Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey: EC’s Response To NPP’s Challenge Is “Just Grammar”. The opposition New Patriotic Party has described the Electoral Commission’s response to its petition to the Supreme Court challenging the outcome of the 2012 December elections as nothing but grammar.

January 9, 2013 ·
 
Sir John

Elections 2012: Sir John Curses EC Chairman Afari-Gyan

Election 2012: Sir John Curses EC Chairman Afari-Gyan. GENERAL SECRETARY of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie popularly called Sir John has “summoned Afari-Gyan, the Electoral Commission (EC) boss before God” for allegedly, rigging the polls in favour of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC). He stated that it was evidently clear that Dr. Afari-Gyan collaborated with the […]

December 19, 2012 ·
 
Electoral Commission of Ghana

Lawyer Kwesi Prempeh: Not Questioning EC’s actions is dangerous for democracy

Lawyer Kwesi Prempeh:  Not Questioning EC’s actions is dangerous for democracy. Constitutional lawyer, Dr. Kwesi Prempeh has warned that the nation threads upon a very dangerous path if it does not work to keep the Electoral Commission and its officials constitutionally accountable for their actions. In an interview on the Citi Breakfast Show, the former Director of Legal Policy and […]

December 11, 2012 ·
 
Jake Obetsebi Lamptey

Election 2012: NPP Goes to Court to Contest ‘Rigged’ Elections

Election 2012: NPP Goes to Court to Contest ‘Rigged’ Elections. The New Patriotic Party has finally decided to go to court to contest the results of the Presidential elections held on Friday December 7. According to the NPP, it has substantial evidence that the Presidential election was rigged in several constituencies across the country and has resolved to head to […]

December 11, 2012 ·
 
Dr Afari Gyan-Chairman of the Electoral Commission

Afari Gyan: NPP can go to court, electoral fraud allegations are false

Afari Gyan: NPP can go to court, electoral fraud allegations are false. The Chairman of Ghana’s Electoral Commission says the New Patriotic Party can go to court to challenge results from Friday’s poll since that is the only option available to them. [Listen to the audio]   The main opposition NPP has stated that it is considering legal action to […]

December 11, 2012 ·
 
Akufo-Addo

NPP Doubts The Authenticity Of 2012 Presidential Election Results

NPP Doubts The Authenticity Of 2012 Presidential Election Results. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr Afari Djan, this evening made a declaration on the December 7 presidential election, declaring President John Mahama as the winner with 50.70% of the valid vote.

December 10, 2012 ·
 
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

Electoral Commission Tells NPP: Seek Redress In Court

Electoral Commission Tells NPP: Seek Redress In Court Chairman of the Peace Council, Most Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Asante has confirmed that the Electoral Commission (E.C) and the two main political parties, National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party (NPP) have agreed that any party that feels aggrieved about the results of the election, should resort to the courts for […]

December 9, 2012 ·
 
John  Mahama

John Mahama Wins Ghana Elections 2012

John Mahama Wins Ghana Elections 2012 The Electoral Commission has declared the Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), President John Mahama as the winner of the 2012 Presidential Elections. This was announced at a press briefing in Accra where hundreds of journalists both local and international had been anxiously waiting for hours for the results to be declared. […]

December 9, 2012 ·
 
NPP

NPP: Mahama Conspiring With Certain EC Officers To Rig The Election

NPP: Mahama Conspiring With Certain EC Officers To Rig The Election The New Patriotic Party has accused the President, H.E. John Dramani Mahama, of colluding with certain electoral commission officers to rig the 2012 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. The party’s Chairman, Jake Obetsebi Lamptey made the allegations at a press briefing in Accra on Sunday.

December 9, 2012 ·