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Tsatsu Tsikata

Petitioners- Tsatsu Tsikata Is A Hypocrite

Petitioners- Tsatsu Tsikata Is A Hypocrite A member of the legal team of the petitioners in the recently-ended presidential results challenge trial, Frank Davies, has accused the lead Counsel of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the same case, Tsatsu Tsikata, of “hypocrisy”. Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata, on Saturday August 31, 2013, accused Justice Anim Yeboah, one of the nine […]

September 2, 2013 ·
Justice William Atuguba

Supreme Court Judges Err In Judgement Delivery

Supreme Court Judges Err In Judgement Delivery The President of the Supreme Court Judges who dismissed a landmark Election Petition challenging the legitimacy of President John Mahama erred in delivering the judgement. Justice William Atuguba in his landmark ruling yesterday named Justice Baffoe Bonney as one of the judges who dismissed the case of voting without biometric verification- one of […]

August 30, 2013 ·
H.E John Dramani Mahama

Prez Mahama: Ghana Has Been The Ultimate Winner After Supreme Court Verdict

Prez Mahama: Ghana Has Been The Ultimate Winner After Supreme Court verdict President John Dramani Mahama has lauded the political maturity with which the Supreme Court verdict on the election petition has been received saying “Ghana has been the ultimate winner”. The President in a state address Thursday evening extolled the nation’s democratic credentials saying the country has once again […]

August 29, 2013 ·
Asiedu Nketia

Asiedu Nketia: ‘Verdict Neither NDC’s Victory Nor NPP’s Defeat’

Asiedu Nketia: ‘Verdict Neither NDC’s Victory Nor NPP’s Defeat’ The General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia has described the Supreme Court verdict on the election petition as “neither victory for NDC nor an NPP defeat.” According to him the NDC’s victory is “a Ghanaian success.”

August 29, 2013 ·
Nana Akufo-Addo

Nana Akufo Addo: Saddened, But I Accept Verdict

Nana Akufo Addo: Saddened, But I Accept Verdict The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said he accepts the Supreme Court’s final verdict on the election petition saying “what the court says brings finality to an election dispute”. Nana Addo said though he disagreed with the verdict, “the party will not ask […]

August 29, 2013 ·
John Mahama Sworn In

Election Petition Final Verdict: John Mahama Remains President

Election Petition Final Verdict: John Mahama Remains President The Supreme Court has upheld the validity of President John Mahama’s election as President of the Republic of Ghana, a decision of the court pronounced moments ago has affirmed. Justice William Atuguba, presiding, read the decision as the parties sat attentively in open court. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, 1st petitioner in a […]

August 29, 2013 ·
Mahama and Akufo-Addo

Election Petition: Supreme Court delivers Judgement Today

Election Petition: Supreme Court delivers Judgement Today There are striking similarities and differences between the two personalities at the centre of the “pink sheet war”. One was sworn-in as President five months before the general election, while the other had to suspend his campaign and mourn with the newly sworn-in President and Ghanaians following the untimely demise of then President […]

August 29, 2013 ·
Mahama meets security chiefs

Prez. Mahama Meets Top Security Chiefs Ahead of ‘Judgment Day’

Prez. Mahama Meets Top Security Chiefs Ahead of ‘Judgment Day’ President John Mahama on Wednesday met chiefs of the various security agencies and services in the country at the Flagstaff House. The off-media meeting was attended by Interior Minister Kwesi Ahwoi, National Security Coordinator Larry Gbevlo Lartey, the Chief of Defence Staff of the Ghana Armed Forces, the Chief Naval […]

August 28, 2013 ·
GBC

Election Petition: GBC Spends GH¢3.5m On Live Coverage

Election Petition: GBC Spends GH¢3.5m On Live Coverage The live coverage of the 2012 presidential election petition at the Supreme Court has cost the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) GH¢3.5 million. The amount covers operational cost for the period April 4, 2013 to August 29, 2013. An acting Deputy Director-General of GBC, Mr Oscar Nchor, told the Daily Graphic that “going […]

August 28, 2013 ·
Justice William Atuguba

Election Petition: All Set For Judgement

Election Petition: All Set For Judgement Courts within the Supreme Court building and the Fast Track High Court area will not sit tomorrow, August 29, 2013, the day set aside for the delivery of judgement in the presidential election petition. According to the management of the Judicial Service, the decision formed part of security measures instituted to ensure that security […]

August 28, 2013 ·
Akufo-Addo and Mahama

Mixed Feelings Herald Supreme Court Ruling

Mixed Feelings Herald Supreme Court Ruling A section of Ghanaians have expressed mixed feelings about the outcome of the 2012 presidential election petition, with just a day to the declaration of the verdict by the Supreme Court. While some fear that there will be chaos, others manifest faith in God, as well as the court system to deliver its mandate […]

August 28, 2013 ·
Supreme Court

Election Petition Judgement Day: SC Restricts Attendance

Election Petition Judgement Day: SC Restricts Attendance The Supreme Court has indicated that only accredited persons will be allowed attendance to the Court on the judgement day of the presidential election petition currently before it. A statement signed by the judicial secretary, Justice Alex B. Poku-Acheampong, noted that attendance to the court on Thursday, August 29, 2013 had been restricted […]

August 23, 2013 ·