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Ahwoi brothers want total control of NDC …..

The cracks in the ruling National Democratic Congress continue to be deepened each passing day following the spirited fight for control of the soul of the party. The fight has pitched many factions against the so-called Gonja Mafia or Octopus, that is dedicated to advancing the cause of President John Dramani Mahama. The fight is getting more fierce between the ...

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Reject petitioners claim – Afari-Gyan tells court after 3 days of friendly examination!

Afari-Gyan, witness for the Electoral Commission (EC) ended his evidence-in-chief with a firm request to the court to reject the petitioners’ claim of annulment of over 4 million votes. Before coming to this conclusion, he tackled five contentious claims leveled against the Electoral Commission. An eagerly attentive court listened on while the E.C challenged these claims. First was the electoral ...

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Live Text Day 27 : Afari Gyan’s evidence-in-chief enters round 3

Dr. Afari Gyan, witness for the second respondent and Electoral Commissioner enters round three of his examination in the hearing of the Presidential Election Petition at the Supreme Court. He is being led by his counsel James Quarshie-Idun. Proceedings begin   Five Pink Sheet Exhibits On the issue of five exhibits presented to Johnson Asiedu Nketia on the subject of ...

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Rawlings alleges encroachment on government land; promises to fiercely protect it

Former president Jerry John Rawlings says he will fiercely protect his Ridge residence as he alleges encroachment on the land by a developer. According to Mr. Rawlings, he has alerted the Lands Commission to stop the developer from further pulling down the concrete wall on the land. He blamed the incidence on what he calls the “growing lawlessness” in the ...

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Obama must see Africa in new light

  BY JESSE JACKSON June 3, 2013 When President Obama and the first lady travel to Africa at the end of this month, they will receive a rapturous greeting. The president’s deep roots in Kenya, the land of his father, resonate throughout the continent. His success in the United States evokes pride and joy in Africa. I write this from ...

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Akufo-Addo’s Aide invokes death curse on Tarzan

Mustapha Hamid, a former Aide to the 2012 Presidential Candidate of the main opposition New Patriotic Party, has invoked curses on founder-member of his party, Dr. Charles Wereko Brobbey for alleging that he (Mustapha Hamid) has fathered so many bastards. Dr. Wereko-Brobbey made the allegation on private radio station Asempa FM on Monday June 3, 2013 when he was interviewed ...

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Live Text 26: Afari Gyan continues “lecture”

Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr. Kwadjo Afari Gyan, will continue his evidence in-chief before the Supreme Court in the ongoing Election Petition hearing. His testimony, which the petitioner’s lead lawyer described as a ‘lecture’ attracted keen interest from all parties involved in the case. The legal teams representing the National Democratic Congress (NDC)and President John Mahama as well as ...

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Arthur K admonishes NPP and says the party has become paranoid

A former presidential aspirant of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Arthur Kobina Kennedy, is asking the party to be moderate in how it responds to dissent within its ranks. He thinks the party has not just become paranoid, but also believes there is an unhealthy extremism where too many of the party’s spokespersons “are too shrill and too insulting”. ...

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