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Remove EC’s Bossman Asare – Group petitions Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has been petitioned by a group known as the Centre for Democratic and Accountable Government (CEDAG) to remove a Deputy Chair of the Electoral Commission, Dr Bossman Asare from office for having publicly urged the public to vote YES in the 17 December 2019 referendum which has now been cancelled. According to […]

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Rawlings lauds EC’s Emile Short-led 22-member Eminent Advisory C’ttee

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has described the establishment of an Eminent Advisory Committee by the Electoral Commission as a wise decision that will help to remove the suspicions people have about the Commission. Describing the committee members as people we must take pride in, the former President said the last commission suffered suspicions because […]

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Referendum: Akufo-Addo has “lynched rule of law” – Minority Leader

President Nana Akufo-Addo has “constitutionally lynched the rule of law” by unilaterally aborting the processes of the 17 December 2019 referendum on whether or not political parties should be allowed to sponsor candidates in local government elections, Minority leader Haruna Iddrisu has said. Mr Iddrisu stressed: “The sovereign will of the people of Ghana is […]

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Referendum: Akufo-Addo won’t stop seeking consensus – NPP

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has said President Nana Akufo-Addo will not stop at seeking consensus for the recently botched 17 December 2019 referendum which was to have asked Ghanaians whether or not they wanted political parties to sponsor candidates in local government elections. Addressing the nation on Sunday, 1 December 2019, President Akufo-Addo […]

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Audio:The President has not acted unconstitutionally-Oduro Osae

Technical Advisor of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Dr. Eric Oduro Osae has stated that President Akuffo Addo has acted constitutionally contrary to suggestion by some Ghanaians that his decision to call off the December 17 referendum was unconstitutional. Despite President Nana Akufo-Addo calling off the 17 December 2019 referendum on whether […]

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Audio: How much was spent on “abortive” referendum? – Okudzeto asks gov’t

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has called on the government to disclose to Ghanaians how much it spent on the “abortive” referendum and the steps it is taking to prevent any more financial loss to the state. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in a televised address to the nation […]

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“We are bound to change our decisions, even SC review cases”- NDC Youth Organizer

The Sunyani East constituency Youth Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has chastised members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) who describe them as hypocrites. Vincent Antwi Agyei said they(NDC) have the right to change their position on the aborted December 17 referendum just as the President who campaigned for YES has also made […]

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