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DEFEATED political parties reject election results because of huge DEBTS – Afari Gyan REVEALS

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah       Former Former Chairman of the Electoral Commission of Ghana, Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan has revealed that most defeated political parties tend to reject the outcome of election results because of the huge debts incurred. According to him, most of these political parties go to …

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Disbanding party militias; political hypocrisy? – NCCE boss stokes debate

  By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku         Josephine Nkrumah is the NCCE Chair The Chairperson of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) says the recent actions of the country’s biggest political parties’ smack of political hypocrisy. Josephine Nkrumah told Evans Mensah on Joy FM’s Ghana Connect programme that the actions …

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Political violence shameful, I’ll spare no effort to end it – Nana Addo

    By:brightwebtv.com/Martin awuku President Akufo-Addo has given strong indications of his commitment to rid the country of all forms of political violence. He said the concept of political violence is shameful and offensive and must not be seen to be characteristic of the country’s democracy. Delivering his address at the …

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Ahead of SONA: Political vigilantism, kidnapping, cedi depreciation worrying trends for Ghanaians

      By:brightwebtv.com/bright Agyapong. The issues of political vigilantism and kidnapping of children in the country are dominating the expectations many public servants have of the President’s State of the Nations Address (SONA) on Thursday.   These two nagging concerns, they said, needed to be well highlighted in the …

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EC sets Feb 13 deadline for political parties to submit audited accounts

  By:brightwebtv.com/bright Agyapong. The Electoral Commission (EC) has called on political parties which are yet to submit their returns and audited accounts for 2017/218 to do so by February 13.   EC Chairperson, Jean Mensa, said the Commission had noted that the number of audited accounts received to date fell …

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‘It was a political metaphor’: Akufo-Addo apologises for “deaf, blind” comment

By:brightwebtv.com/bright Agyapong   President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has apologised to persons with disability after comments some have said slighted visual and hearing impaired persons.   The Federation of Disability Organisations had condemned the comment and demanded an apology from the President. The President made the comment on a campaign platform …

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Political violence : Akufo-Addo replies Mahama’s “boot-for-boot” comment

  By:brightwebtv.com/bright Agyapong. President Nana Akufo-Addo has responded to former President John Mahama’s threat that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) would respond in equal measure should they be intimidated in the 2020 general elections. His comment follows the violence that nearly marred the Ayawaso West Wougon by-elections. Men dressed in …

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Rawlings, Kumbuor deny reports they’re forming a new political party

  Former President Jerry John Rawlings has rejected claims that he has instigated the formation of a new political party, a breakaway from the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC).     “The office urges the general public to treat the report with the utmost disregard and contempt. The carefully crafted …

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