Politics

Why NPP Lost 2008 Elections & How To Beat Mills & NDC In 2012

our campaign made too many mistakes. People spent too much time putting one another down instead of working to defeat the NDC. People with critical information were excluded or not consulted about things where their knowledge was crucial to success. President Kufuor was more popular than either candidate running and yet he did not get involved in the public phase of the campaign

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Rawlings disowns RDPP

The founder of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings, has distanced himself from the formation of a new party in the Brong Ahafo Region by people who claim to be championing his ideologies. According to the NDC founder, he had nothing to do with the ‘so-called’ new political party

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NPP wants to create mayhem in NDC – Asiedu Nketia

The General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress, Johnson Asiedu Nketia popularly known as General Mosquito, has accused the opposition New Patriotic Party of planning to create mayhem in the NDC. Mr. Asiedu Nketia claims elements of the opposition NPP are trying to create an impression that there is a split in the NDC when the reality is the contrary

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How Britain helped NPP win elections

Mr. Craig Murray arrived in Ghana in January 1999 to assume duty as the deputy British High Commissioner. He was in Ghana during the crucial 2000 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. He has now retired from the British Foreign Service and has written a 219-page book 'The Catholic Orangemen of Togo and Other Conflicts I Have Known'

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More political parties means more trouble – Prof Ocquaye

The 2nd Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Ocquaye, has spoken strongly against the recent proliferation of splinter political parties describing it as very dangerous for Ghana’s young democracy. Two such splinter parties have sprung up in less than a month. The Reformed Patriotic Party led by John Kwesi Addai and the Real Democratic Patriotic Party led by Raphael Kugbadzi are recent offshoots of the two main parties in the country-the NPP and the NDC respectively

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NDC committing political sucide – Kweku Baako

The Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Malik Kweku Baako, says the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) is committing a political suicide by failing to rein in its errant supporters. He said the “constitutional lawlessness” being unleashed on Ghanaians by disgruntled, disillusioned and dissatisfied youth of the ruling party had very serious negative consequences for the country’s peace and stability

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Rawlings boys form new political party

Disgruntled members of the ruling National Democratic Congress, who have formed a new political party, have blamed the Brong Ahafo Regional Minister Kwadwo Nyamekye Marfo for their action. The National Coordinator of the newly-launched RDPP, Raphael Cubagee, a former Brong Ahafo Regional executive member of the NDC, told ‘The Big Issue’ on Citi FM on Saturday September 11 that he and other NDC members are constantly victimized because of their support for Mr. Jerry John Rawlings

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NPP is full of corruption -UFP

A leading member of the newly-formed United Front Party (UFP), Nana Agyenim Boateng, has disclosed that he was forced to quit the New Patriotic Party (NPP) because he believes intimidation and corruption had now taken over the party

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Rawlings Is Doomed – Alhaji Bature

The Struggle for power in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was taken to another level yesterday when Mills’ bloc claimed victory over the founder, Jerry Rawlings and his faction. This was when a member of the Mills’ camp. Alhaji Iddrisu Bature, made claims on Adom that the Mills camp had succeeded in taming or confining Rawlings to the cooler

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Politics of revenge must stop – Nduom

The 2008 Convention People’s Party presidential candidate Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom has criticized the two main political parties, NDC and NPP, for what he calls their involvement in “Politics of revenge”. Dr. Nduom told Eyewitness News on Citi FM on Tuesday September 7, that the practice where both parties decide to punish each other at all cost by repeating an act of one another in the past is unhealthy for the country’s growth

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Alan should come back in 8 years- Effah Dartey

Former Member of Parliament for Berekum, Nkrabea Effah Dartey has admonished twice-failed New Patriotic Party Flagbearer hopeful, Alan Kyeremateng, to suspend his Presidential ambition for some eight years. Since losing the August 7 race for the NPP’s Presidential ticket for 2012, Alan has been in the news for the wrong reasons

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John Mahama 2012 Presidential campaign unveiled

The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has not yet opened nominations for who gets elected to lead the Party for the 2012 general elections, but the Daily Guide newspaper reports that various schemers in the Party are employing different tactics to position themselves to boost their chances to oust President Atta Mills from the race

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