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NDC outdoors 2016 campaign team, Mosquito in the chair

 The General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress, (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, otherwise called General Mosquito, is to chair a 15-member election campaign team to prosecute the party's agenda to get President John Mahama re-elected.

Mahama promises "massive" job creation

 President John Dramani Mahama says his second term of office will see what he described as "a massive investment in the real sector" of the Ghanaian economy.

 

Flagstaff House religiously skewed – Bawumia

Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia The running mate of the Opposition New Patriotic Party Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has stated that the Presidency is religiously skewed.

GREEN BOOK - ACCOUNTING TO THE PEOPLE

 President John Dramani Mahama made a pact with the sovereign people of Ghana in 2012 to deliver on their mandate in a manner that will change lives and transform our dear nation, Ghana.

Achievements of the “Incompetent” President

Mensah Dekportor, the writer Dr. Bawumia and a host of NPP officials have recently resorted to negative and insulting language in their references to President Mahama as their main political message to Ghanaians going into election 2016.

Ransford Tetteh Okai, Former Security Aide to Akuffo Addo writes:

 "Although I empathize with the suspended leaders of our party, I would not hesitate blaming some of them for what we seeing especially Sammy Crabbe and Mr Ayikoi Out. I used to be one of the close security operatives working at the office and residence of Nana Addo and went through a lot as a close security confidant of the man and later as one in charge of his travels. This open hatred for some particular ethnic groups started showing up years ago and some of us had to defy all odds to fight against such negatives.

NDC UK & Ireland Chapter Inaugurates More Branches In London

 The growing number of NDC members in London has necessitated the opening of more branches. The Chapter Executives supervised peaceful elections to elect officers to steer the affairs of the party in the northern and southern parts of London.

‘I don't think Osafo Maafo's comment was tribalistic’ – Akufo-Addo

 The 2016 flagbearer of the main opposition New Patriotic Party Nana Akufo-Addo has said he did not “understand” the recent controversial comments made by former finance minister Yaw Osafo Maafo to be tribalistic.

Otiko Djaba has disgraced women - NDC group

Npp Otiko A call for a probe, by the National Women’s Organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Otiko Djaba, into sex-for-job allegations made against Mrs. Charlotte Osei, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, shows that Ms. Djaba does not respect women in Ghana, Convener of a pro-National Democratic Congress (NDC) group, Powerful Youth of NDC, Set Otchere, has said.

Sex for job claim: Mahama won't speak just as Nana did over Ursula – NDC

Hajia Joyce Mahama2 President John Mahama will not waste his time taking action against maverick politician Ken Agyepong, after the latter alleged that the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei exchanged sex for her position, the NDC has said.

THE SOCIAL MEDIA NUISANCE YOU CANNOT IGNORE

 I arrived at this topic knowing very well the significance of social media in our contemporary society, culture and politics. I regarded the medium as a nuisance not in its explicit state, but as is seen by those who have never regarded its impact in their lives and on society at large.

‘My focus had been infrastructural devt, job creation’

 President John Dramani Mahama has stated that the government's focus in the past three-and-a-half years had been on building the country's infrastructure and creating jobs.

Mahama has commissioned 10 schools, not five - #iChooseJM tells Akufo-Addo

 The youth movement calling itself #iChooseJM, which is working for the re-election of President John Dramani Mahama, has disagreed with claims by the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Akufo-Addo that the number of new Senior High Community Day Schools commissioned by the President is only five.

Akufo-Addo’s 1-district, 1-factory feasible - Asiedu Nketia

Johnson Asiedu Nketiah NDC General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia is confident the one factory in every district promise by the flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) is “feasible”.

Nana Addo is making empty promises - Kofi Adams

Kofi Adams New National Organiser of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams says the Presidential Candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is just making empty promises to Ghanaians.

Akufo-Addo has 'lost track' – Malam Issa

Former Sports Minister  Mallam Issa Flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has lost track of happenings within the country with his analysis that neighbouring Cote d’Ivoire is able to attract foreign investors into the country because the former’s economy is doing better than that of Ghana, Malam Ali Yusuf Issa, a member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has said.

We 'eat' roads – Mahama tells critics

Mahama @ Forum President John Dramani Mahama has retorted his critics who downplay his social intervention projects, which they say do not bring food to the table.

A discredited EC is recipe for disaster - Charlotte Osei

Charlotte Osei Fffff The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission says the 2016 election will be one of the best in the history of country's democracy but has cautioned against attempts by the media and politicians to discredit the commission.

Biometric registration, verification will ensure credible polls – Mahama

President John Mahama New Nice The processes of registration that have been instituted by the Electoral Commission (EC) will be enough to ensure a free and fair election, President John Mahama has said.

We are ‘democratising asphalt in Ghana’ – Mahama

Mahama Street President John Dramani Mahama has said his government is on course to asphalting all major roads in all parts of the country.

Stop the irrelevant reportage - EC to media

Charlotte Est The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission Charlotte Osei has expressed concerns over what she says is the little or no attention given to relevant issues by the media as the nation creeps into the 2016 elections.

Mahama cuts sod for construction of dam to create 5,000 jobs

Mahama Plus Tamne Executives President John Dramani Mahama has cut sod for the construction of an irrigation dam aimed at creating over 5,000 jobs when completed.

Bawku Chief endorses Mahama

Bawku Naba Paramount Chief President John Dramani Mahama has received an open endorsement from the Paramount Chief of Bawku, Naba Asigri Azoka Abugrago II, ahead of this year’s general elections in return for the fulfillment of his promises to the people of the area.

Montie FM contempt suit adjourned to July 18

Judges The Supreme Court has adjourned the contempt case against owners of Accra-based radio station, Montie FM and three others to July 18, 2016.

Do your business, leave us to do ours – Asiedu Nketia replies Konadu

Aseidu Konadu General Secretary of the governing National Democratic Congress, Asiedu Nketia has lashed out at the former first lady for suggesting that the party has deviated from its core values.

Ayikoi Otoo’s comments on Montie FM saga unfortunate – Lawyer

Ayikoi Otoo Lawyer A private legal practitioner, Edudzi Tamakloe, has criticised former Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Ayikoi Otoo for his comments describing the recent apology offered by Montie FM as hypocritical. 

Konadu a lost sheep NDC will not look for - Asiedu Nketia

Konadu Nketia Party Politics “There are millions of other people who think NDC is on course and has stayed; let her do her business and let us do our business. Mind you in every political party, people continue leaving and people continue coming on board.

Shame on Nkrumah critics - Mahama

Shame Mahama Groups and individuals, who antagonised Ghana’s first president over certain projects he embarked upon, would have asked for forgiveness if they were alive to witness the fruitfulness of those projects currently, President John Mahama has said.

ATTACKS ON EC AND JUDICIARY; AN ATTACK ON DEMOCRACY

 Ghana has defined three strategic arms of government to advance its course of democracy and to establish the practices of same.

The judiciary remains one important arm of government as an arbiter and the last resort. Where citizens fail to trust their hopes in the judiciary to deliver justice to them, the nation grinds to its knees. We cannot risk it.

‘Power interruptions due to temporary difficulties’

 Mr John Jinapor The Ministry of Power has explained that the interruptions in electricity supply are due to temporary difficulties occasioned by a delay in the supply of light crude.