Author: Mediagh

Politics

NDC could win 2020 polls with 53% of votes – Kofi Adams

Former deputy general secretary of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Kofi Adams says the party could win the 2020 polls with 53% of the votes “if the current trend continues”. According to him, internal projections and polls suggest they are in pole position to clinch power from President Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic […]

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Abena News

2020 elections: Wars made ‘rich’, ‘powerful’ people nobodies, ‘so, mind your words’ – Duncan-Williams

Very rich and powerful people in Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone and Liberia were rendered worthless and their wealth made useless by the wars that broke out in those countries in the past, so, Ghanaians must be careful about what they say concerning the 2020 general elections since their words can be a blessing or a […]

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Business

An open letter to the Electoral Commission of Ghana

Dear Electoral Commission, To know you and not to love your goodness in providing a comparatively free, fair and credible election in Ghana will be an argument of a total want of sense in anyone. In us, the citizens of Ghana, it will amount to the highest ingratitude not to feel in the most sensible […]

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Business

Dozens escape death in another Accra-Kumasi highway accident

Dozens of passengers in two buses escaped death on the Asuobi stretch of the Accra-Kumasi highway Saturday afternoon in an accident involving multiple buses. The incident occurred around 5:40 pm, Saturday. Reports reaching starrfm.com.gh indicate that a Jeoun bus and a Hyundai Bus speeding from the Kumasi direction veered off the road in an attempt […]

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Politics

Voter roll: EC boss’ll be first to suffer if things go bad – NDC Youth Org.

The National Youth Organiser of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr George Opare  Addo, has said the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Jean Mensa, would be the first person to suffer if violence erupts in the country, either in the run-up to the December polls or afterward. According to him, there […]

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Sports

Top 7 juju scandals that rocked Hearts-Kotoko clashes

Although some may disagree that superstition has no role to play in football, ardent followers and players of Ghana Premier League clubs Accra Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko know it takes more than just playing to win. Sometimes the rule of form guide is defied because football is not just the physical play. […]

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Business

Our decision on new voters’ compilation final, January 30 meeting won’t change it – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has stated its decision to compile a new voters’ register for Ghana’s presidential and parliamentary elections in December is final, despite strong resistance against the last-minute move. According to the EC, the scheduled engagement with the 21-member Eminent Advisory Committee and the political parties next week is not to seek consensus […]

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Local News
Politics

“Transfer Miserable Remains Of Irrelevant CPP To The NDC” – Sekou Nkrumah

Son of Dr Kwame Nkrumah wants his father’s party, the Convention People Party [CPP] to join the largest opposition party, National Democratic Congress [NDC]. Sekou Nkrumah believes the current CPP is “useless” and has lost its relevance in the politics of Ghana. To him, the time has come for the CPP party to fold up […]

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Politics

“I Don’t See Her As Arrogant”; Jean Mensa’s EC Better Than Charlotte Osei’s – Dep Minister

Deputy Minister for Information, Pius Enam Hadzide has lauded the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jean Mensa for being more transparent in electoral matters than her predecessor, Charlotte Osei. He said the NDC needs to stop attacking her because the current EC Chair has exhibited qualities that put her on a higher pedestal than the […]

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Business

Our Current Voter Management System Is Beyond Redemption – Kabila

Acting General Secretary of the opposition Convention People’s Party (CPP), James Kobina Bomfeh says the need for the Electoral Commission (EC) to compile new voters’ register is based on the fact that the current voter management system software has outlived its lifespan. According to him, the center cannot hold as those who brought the 2012 […]

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