Politics

NPP chairman and Gen. secretary interrogated by CID

NPP national chairman Jake Obetsebi Lamptey, Gen. secretary Kwadwo Owusu Afiriyie, and Frances Assiam on Friday, October 1 appeared at the CID headquaters for questioning. The three were invited by the Police, following a formal complaint for their arrest by a group calling itself the Media Analyst Group

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Government replies Nduom

The Mills administration has strongly refuted criticisms that it is running Ghana’s economy without a blueprint on how to achieve the “Better Ghana Agenda” promised by the president. Dr. Papa Kwesi Ndoum, Spokesperson for the Convention Peoples Party on Finance and Economic Planning, made the claim at a press conference on Tuesday, September 21

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Nduom is looking for a job – Tony Aidoo

Dr.Tony Aidoo, Head of the Monitoring and Policy Evaluation Unit at the Presidency says all indications show that the 2008 Presidential candidate of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) is desperately in need of a job. The CPP on Wednesday, September 22, led by Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom attacked the Atta Mills led government

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Kufuor Not Sure Of Nana Addo’s Victory

The leader of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) strongly believes come January7, 2012, his tarried birthright dream of becoming Ghana’s head of state would be realized, however, the man on whose “impressive record” he plans to run on to the Golden Jubilee House ex-President John Kufuor, is not optimistic about his chances

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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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