NEWS

Gun shots fired to clear crowd at Bawku

Security personnel in Bawku Thursday morning fired warning shots to disperse a large crowd of youth thronging the Bawku Community Centre to find out why the collation of Presidential and Parliamentary results was delaying. The previously defiant crowd dispersed following the incident, which occurred at about 0845 hours at the Divisional Police Command near the collation centre. They had previously ...

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Dr. Mahama: my Twitter account was hacked to congratulate Nana

Dr. Edward Mahama, the Presidential candidate of the People’s National Convention has denied sending a congratulatory message to the New Patriotic Party’s Presidential candidate Nana Akufo-Addo. The veteran politician said his Twitter account where the message was posted had been hacked. A similar congratulatory message has also been reported from the camp of Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom also to Nana ...

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Ghana election 2016: Voting underway in Jaman North – Day 2

Voting has resumed early Thursday morning at Jaman North Constituency where shortage of electoral materials forced the process to come to a halt on election day. Political parties agents at the Jaman North agreed to suspend voting in the area on Wednesday due to a dispute related to material availability. The Electoral Commission however, rejected the suspension and dispatched the ...

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Anxious Ghanaians waiting for Election results

Ghana is at a standstill waiting for the official results of the Presidential and Parliamentary Elections to be declared by the Electoral Commission (EC). Results for the Wednesday Election is still trickling in from across the 275 Constituencies, although a survey conducted by the Ghana News Agency indicated that the results were too close to call. People across the country ...

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EC extends voting on Dwarf and Didza Islands

At the end of polls at 1700 hours throughout out the country, the Electoral Commission (EC) extended the voting period by five hours at the Dwarf and Didza Islands in the Afram Plains North. It was due to late start of voting. Mr Samuel Tettey, the EC Director of Elections at a media briefing in Accra said the military started ...

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NPP commends Ghanaians for good conduct during elections

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has commended Ghanaians for conducting themselves well in the presidential and parliamentary elections. “Despite some incidents at the polling stations, the people have turned out en masse and demonstrated to the world that Ghana wants change.” A statement issued by the NPP and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Wednesday, urged all Ghanaians to ...

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