The 2020 flagbearer for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, says the elections would be one of the most critical the NDC would face.
A company registered under the laws of Ghana has gone to court in a bid to block the distribution of 100 buses to NPP Constituency Executives.
Former President John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor, has expressed confidence and trust in the Electoral Commission (EC) to live up to expectation.
Chiefs and people of Lolobi, Akpafu, Santrokofi and Likpe in the Hohoe Municipality have reiterated that they have never petitioned government to be part of the Oti region.
The Electoral Commission will respect the court’s ruling on the pending limited voter registration exercise, Deputy Chairman in-charge of Operations, Samuel Tettey has said.
Executives of the CPP, PNC and PPP in the South Dayi Constituency of the Volta region, have formed a joint constituency executive with a "Unity Parliamentary Candidate" for the 2020 elections.
Government has announced the roadmap on elections of Chief Executives across the various MMDAs in the country, as part of efforts aimed at deepening the democratic process of the country.
The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Alima Mahama, will on Wednesday, May 29, announce the road map on election of MMDCEs.
The Electoral Commission is working on a Constitutional Instrument which will enable it to track how political parties are funded.
The Electoral Commission has lamented, Ghanaian voters' biometric data is firmly controlled by foreigners, casting a slur on the Commission’s independence.
EC Chair, Jean Mensah, has parried accusations of bias, saying she could not rig the election even if her father was running for office as President.
Upper West Regional Minister has stated noted that the gains made by the new patriotic party in the 2016 was phenomenal and should not be allowed to retrogress in 2020.
An Accra High court has handed down to the Electoral Commission a 12-month deadline to operationalise the law granting Ghanaians living abroad the right to vote.
Spokesperson for the Electoral Commission, Eric Kofi Dzakpasu has been moved to the Volta Region.
Electoral Commissioner, Jean Mensah has told Parliament’s Public Account Committee (PAC) Monday that its temporary staff will be paid next week Thursday.
The Electoral Commission (EC) has denied any wrongdoing by its officers who worked on the referenda for the newly created regions.
The Progressive People’s Party [PPP] has said leaders who profit from electoral violence must be held liable for acts of their hirelings.
A private legal practitioner has cautioned the EC not to use the issue of undocumented Ghanaians as an excuse to delay the implementation of the ROPAA.
The NPP has announced, it will hold extra-ordinary regional annual delegates conference on May 4, to elect officers for vacant regional positions following the creation of six new regions.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has congratulated Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC), for a second successive term.
It is not vote buying if the government decides to feed all voters during the 2020 presidential elections, the spokesperson for the recently elected presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress has said.
Participants drawn from various sectors at a consultative meeting in Ho on the implementation of the ROPAA have opposed the idea of its implementation.
Former President John Dramani Mahama will lead the NDC into the 2020 elections following his landslide victory in the primaries held Saturday.
Provisional results trickling in from opposition NDC presidential primaries shows former president John Dramani Mahama taking a lead in the contest of seven men.
Legislator for Odododiodio says the turnout at the party’s presidential primaries signals the NDC’s readiness to wrestle power from the governing party.
MP for Ningo Prampram, Sam George, has accused the regional and constituency chairman of the NDC of trying to manipulate the electoral register there.
The USA-Canada NDC Professionals Forum International has wished the party well as it goes to the polls on Saturday to elect a presidential candidate to lead the party in the 2020 elections.
The government has condemned the Salaga South violence, a fallout from the selection of Damongo as capital for the newly created Savannah region.
The spokesperson for the Nayiri, Yidana Zakaria says the President’s ¢20 million seed money to address developmental challenges in newly created North East region is insufficient.
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has chosen Nalerigu as the capital of the newly-created North East region.
Some 364 out of 367 delegates of Effiduase-Asokore are said to have indicated their preference for incumbent Parliamentarian, Dr. Nana Ayew Afriyie, to run opposed for the NPP during the 2020 polls.
The EC wants 12 more months to implement the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA).
John Ndebugri says the setting up of a commission to investigate the violence that characterised last Thursday’s by-election at the Ayawaso West Wuogon, is imprudent.
Government has established a three-member commission to inquire into the violence that marred last Thursday’s by-election in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency in Accra.
South Africa’s Economic Freedom Fighters, the country’s second-largest opposition party, is positioning itself as king-maker in this year’s general election, promising to nationalize all land, banks and mines and double welfare payouts in its bid to lure voters and ensure the ruling African National Congress loses its majority.
The Minister of State in charge of National Security spoke with Joy News about the agency's role during the melee that ensued Thursday at Ayawaso West Wuogon's by-election.
The CODEO has denied claims by the EC that its preliminary report on the by-election conducted at the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency is full of falsehoods.
The EC says the by-election held in the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency on Thursday went as planned with no hitches.
Pressure group OccupyGhana is proposing a full-scale independent inquiry into the conduct of the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has condemned the violence that abrupted Thursday’s by-election at the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency.
The Minority in Parliament has vowed not to recognise the newly elected Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon, Lydia Alhassan.
The United Nations Development Programme has condemned the violence that rocked La Bawalashie in Accra during Thursday’s by-election.
Police say they are investigating the issue of masked men who assaulted the Ningo-Prampram MP during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election, Thursday.
Results released by the EC in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency election shows NPP's, Lydia Alhassan, has won the seat.
The governing NPP is pointing fingers at the opposition NDC for fueling the violence that has characterised the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election.
CODEO has condemned the presence of heavy security as well as masked security officers at polling centres at the ongoing Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election.
Myjoyonline.com has confirmed that the opposition NDC has pulled out of the ongoing Ayawaso by-elections.
The EC is denying claims by the opposition NDC that the voters register for by-elections at Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency is bloated.
Ghana is hosting over 100 elections stakeholders from around the world at the 17th International Electoral Affairs Symposium and International Electoral Awards in Accra.
Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Hajia Alima Mahama, has said a referendum leading to the amendment of the Article 55 (3) of the Constitution would be held alongside the district elections in September.
“A loser in power is better than a winner in opposition”, he said urging the contestants to bury any difference they may have following the contest.