Author Archives: VibeGhana

EC Chair urges co-operation from party agents

Mrs Charlotte Osei, the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) has urged political parties that participated in the December 7 elections to urge their agents at the National Collation Centre to co-operate with the Commission to speed up the process. Mrs Osei who briefed the media at the EC headquarters in Accra on Friday morning, said the refusal of party ...

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Nana Addo appeals for calm

Emphatic on emerging the winner of the 2016 presidential elections, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Thursday called for calm as the Electoral Commission goes through the motions to declare the victor in the poll. “We have clinched a famous and historic victory…It is important that we remain calm. We have been through ...

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Congratulation Nana Akufo-Addo – PPP

We wish to congratulate Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, the presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, for winning the 2016 presidential polls. Available figures indicate that Nana Addo has taken an unassailable lead. We urge all stakeholders to respect the will of the people and concede to the winner to sustain our international democratic reputation and more importantly, guarantee the ...

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EC urged to maintain its integrity

The Electoral Commission (EC) has been urged to ensure that its credibility remains intact in the eyes of Ghanaians. “The integrity of the EC in Ghana’s political scenario is very important. We do not want that integrity to get damaged in any way,” Dr Emanuel Akwetey, the Executive Director of Institute of Democratic Governance, has said. Speaking in Accra on ...

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Security tighten at E.C.

The premises of the Electoral Commission (EC) is under a heavy guard by members of the security forces to forestall any eventualities as Ghanaians waited for the Commission's declaration of the December 7 polls

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Ghana election 2016 results: We are leading – NDC claims

Mr Koku Anyidoho, the Deputy General Secretary of the NDC, said President John Dramani Mahama is leading the 2016 presidential election with 50.6 per cent. He explained that the lead is out of 166 constituencies’ results collated by the National Democratic Congress (NDC). He said the New Patriotic Party (NPP) presidential candidate, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufu-Addo, was trailing with 49.4 ...

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Volta NPP in early celebration

Supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Volta Region have jumped into an early celebration of what they termed, “electoral victory” ahead of the official declaration of Presidential results of the December polls by the Electoral Commission

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Ghana election 2016: EC calls for calm, explains delays

The Electoral Commission (EC) has said the delay in releasing certified results of the December 7 Presidential and Parliamentary elections are due to instances of over voting in some polling stations. Mr Eric Kofi Fleming Dzakpasu, the EC Head of Communications, said at a press conference that the Commission had received complaints of instances of over voting in some polling ...

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