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Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

EC Chairman Afari-Gyan: I Will Not Vote On Friday

EC Chairman Afari-Gyan: I Will Not Vote On Friday The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan has announced to journalists he will personally not vote in the elections to maintain his neutrality in the contest, he also stated that some 3000 electorates in the Kasena Nankana East District of the Upper East Region whose registration ended on Wednesday […]

December 6, 2012 ·
 
Dr Afari Gyan-Chairman of the Electoral Commission

Ghana Elections 2012: Winner To Be Known in 48 Hours

Ghana Elections 2012: Winner To Be Known in 48 Hours The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan has said the Commission will declare the results of Friday’s election within 72 hours after the close of poll. “We normally give ourselves 72 hours to deal completely with what has to be done but in 48 hours, we should know […]

December 6, 2012 ·
 
Election 2012

Special Voting: Hundreds of Names Missing in EC’s Register

Special Voting: Hundreds of Names Missing in EC’s Register Updates By Citifmonline 13.05 – Information reaching Citi News indicates that hundreds of persons who turned up to vote in the special voting exercise today, were unable to do so because their names were missing from the EC’s register. Reports from some correspondents in the Greater Accra Region, the Western and […]

December 4, 2012 ·
 
Prophet Daniel Nkansah

Prophet Nkansah Hopes To Seek Injunction Against Elections

Prophet Nkansah Hopes To Seek Injunction Against Elections The Founder of the New Vision Party (NVP), Prophet Daniel Nkansah has revealed he expects to secure an injunction against the elections scheduled for Friday, December 7th. Prophet Daniel Nkansah has been battling the Electoral Commission (E.C) over bribery allegations where two officials of the Commission, including the Director of Elections Isaac […]

December 3, 2012 ·
 
Ghana elections 2012 Registration

Electoral Commission Appeals: Cast Your Vote And Go Home

Electoral Commission Appeals: Cast Your Vote And Go Home The Electoral Commission has cautioned voters against creating confusion at the various polling stations during Friday’s elections.   According to the EC, such acts amount to electoral offences which are punishable by law.

December 3, 2012 ·
 
Biometric Registration

EC Assures That Voter Verification Machines Are Reliable

EC Assures That Voter verification machines are reliable The verification machines for this year’s general election were custom-made for Ghana and are more than 99 per cent reliable, says Mrs Gloria Asante, a Principal Electoral officer at the Electoral Commission.        Mrs Asante gave the assurance at a sensitisation workshop for 40 Church leaders mainly the youth from Kpando, Kpetoe, […]

December 2, 2012 ·
 
Ghana elections 2012 Registration

Eligible Voters To Be Registered In Kessena Nanka District

Eligible Voters To Be Registered In Kessena Nanka District The Electoral Commission, will from Monday, Decemebr 3 to Wednesday, December 5, undertake a registration exercise for voters in Gayingo, Doba, Akunikongo/Abemtingo and Atosale/Azaasi electoral areas in the Kassena Nankana East District of the Upper East region.

December 2, 2012 ·
 
Dr Afari Gyan-Chairman of the Electoral Commission

Electoral Commission: We Are Ready For Election 2012

Electoral Commission: We Are Ready For Election 2012 The Electoral Commission has stated that it is adequately prepared to execute a successful Presidential and Parliamentary election. Electoral Commission officials have also told XYZ News in an exclusive interview that training of personnel for next week’s polls is currently on-going. The training according to the commission is to ensure that all […]

November 30, 2012 ·
 
JJ Rawlings & Nana Konadu

Court Throws Out NDP Case Against EC

Court Throws Out NDP Case Against EC The Human Rights High Court has dismissed the case in which the National Democratic Party (NDP) is seeking an order to compel the Electoral Commission (EC) to include the name of its flag bearer, Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings, on the ballot paper of presidential candidates for the December polls.

November 30, 2012 ·
 
Hassan Ayariga

PNC Vows To Denounce Hassan Ayariga

PNC Vows To  Denounce Hassan Ayariga. The People’s National Convention (PNC) is set to denounce its Presidential candidate, Hassan Ayariga ahead of the December 7 elections. Speaking exclusively to Citi News, the PNC Policy Analyst, Atik Mohammed indicated that, “Our party can no longer tolerate Hassan Ayariga’s misconduct, hence the decision to denounce him.”

November 22, 2012 ·
 
Prophet Daniel Nkansah

Prophet Nkansah: I Am Not Running From Police

Prophet Nkansah: I am not running from Police Prophet Daniel Nkansah, leader and founder of the New Vision Party says he is not on the run and is ready to submit himself to the Police.   According to Prophet Nkansah, even though he has not received a formal invitation from the police, he will comply with the directive and help […]

October 24, 2012 ·
 
Electoral Commission of Ghana

Two EC officials Arrested Over Bribery Allegations

Two EC officials Arrested Over Bribery Allegations Citi News can confirm that the Director of Elections and Director of Logistics at the Electoral Commission have been arrested by the Ghana Police Service for their involvement in a bribery scandal involving the Leader and founder of New Vision Party (NVP), Prophet Daniel Nkansah. According to the Public Relations Officer of Greater […]

October 22, 2012 ·