December Elections

Drama during transition - NPP administration to scrutinize handing over notes

Drama during transition - NPP administration to scrutinize handing over notes

Drama during transition - NPP administration to scrutinize handing over notes
What the world media is saying about Ghana's 2016 elections

What the world media is saying about Ghana's 2016 elections

From Election observers deployed to the many polling stations to field live reporting, Ghana's elections is now top news on many world media sites

What the world media is saying about Ghana's 2016 elections
Waakye and kooko sellers should be included in special voting - Electorates cry to EC

Waakye and kooko sellers should be included in special voting - Electorates cry to EC

As the tension of voting increases, apparently, so is the level of hunger amongst citizens who have queued at various polling stations to exercise their constit

Waakye and kooko sellers should be included in special voting - Electorates cry to EC
How John Mahama voted for himself in the 2016 General Elections

How John Mahama voted for himself in the 2016 General Elections

Crowd swarms NDC candidate John Mahama as he goes to polling station to cast vote in Kyebi

How John Mahama voted for himself in the 2016 General Elections
All three Rawlings daughters cast their votes in Osu-Klottey (Photo)

All three Rawlings daughters cast their votes in Osu-Klottey (Photo)

Aspiring Member of Parliament for the Osu-Klottey constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Dr. Zanetor Rawlings has cast her vote in the on-going general elect

All three Rawlings daughters cast their votes in Osu-Klottey (Photo)
Shock in Brong Ahafo region as man dies right after voting

Shock in Brong Ahafo region as man dies right after voting

The deceased who was known as Abudu Abudu, is reported to have queued at the polling station early in the morning and soon after he cast his ballot he experienc

Shock in Brong Ahafo region as man dies right after voting
NPP named as cause of Kumasi fake thump-printed ballots

NPP named as cause of Kumasi fake thump-printed ballots

Management of Madison lodge claims that the ballots were found in the possession of Andy Owusu, a special assistant to NPP A/R chairman, Chairman Wontumi

NPP named as cause of Kumasi fake thump-printed ballots
Soldiers to vote in "special arrangement" on Dec 7 election

Soldiers to vote in "special arrangement" on Dec 7 election

Director of public relations, Colonel Eric Aggrey-Quashie says the arrangement was meant “to alert their units to deploy them to places that they can vote"

Soldiers to vote in "special arrangement" on Dec 7 election
Mahama declares 3 days of fasting and prayers ahead of Dec. 7

Mahama declares 3 days of fasting and prayers ahead of Dec. 7

President John Dramani Mahama is requesting that the 3 days fasting and prayers event commence on Friday, December 2, 2016 through to Sunday, December 4, 2016.

Mahama declares 3 days of fasting and prayers ahead of Dec. 7
See how die hard NPP supporters kept vigil to protect ballot boxes

See how die hard NPP supporters kept vigil to protect ballot boxes

The supporters say the room which housed the ballot boxes for Bolga Central has some security defects which could "compromise the integrity of the cast ballots

See how die hard NPP supporters kept vigil to protect ballot boxes
NPP petitions Ghana security to boycott Dec. 7 elections

NPP petitions Ghana security to boycott Dec. 7 elections

The controversial NPP firebrand justifies his statement stating that security officers need to protest the their "frustration" and "disenfranchisement"

NPP petitions Ghana security to boycott Dec. 7 elections
NDC is plotting with VIP bus officials to disenfranchise Kumasi voters - NPP

NDC is plotting with VIP bus officials to disenfranchise Kumasi voters - NPP

The Opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) claims there is a grand conspiracy by members of the ruling party to frustrate Ashanti voters resident in Accra.

NDC is plotting with VIP bus officials to disenfranchise Kumasi voters - NPP
Hottest statements we heard from the Accra Peace Accord

Hottest statements we heard from the Accra Peace Accord

The Accra Peace Accord today will be remembered as the one of the hallmarks of Ghana's deepening democracy ahead of the December 7 general elections.

Hottest statements we heard from the Accra Peace Accord
RECAP of the heated NCCE presidential debates

RECAP of the heated NCCE presidential debates

The NCCE debates will see presidential candidates of the CPP, NDP, NDC, PPP, Edward Mahama PNC and Independent candidate battle it out on various issues

RECAP of the heated NCCE presidential debates
Social media scores 5 presidential candidates in the race to the Flagstaff House

Social media scores 5 presidential candidates in the race to the Flagstaff House

It took social media a while to begin a conversation on the debates but most people were not impressed with the debate.

Social media scores 5 presidential candidates in the race to the Flagstaff House
FACT-CHECKING: Paa Kwesi Nduom claims

FACT-CHECKING: Paa Kwesi Nduom claims

Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom claims the majority of Ghanaian students can't read or write.

FACT-CHECKING: Paa Kwesi Nduom claims
Mahama petitioned to declare election day a public holiday

Mahama petitioned to declare election day a public holiday

The petition, signed Derek Laryea, suggests that making December 7 a holiday will enable more Ghanaian to cast their votes since they wont have to be at work

Mahama petitioned to declare election day a public holiday
5 damn good reasons why December 7 should be a national holiday

5 damn good reasons why December 7 should be a national holiday

Since December 7 2016 has been said to be a working day, Ghanaians have a compelling excuse not to vote; they’re probably at work and can’t spend all day queuin

5 damn good reasons why December 7 should be a national holiday
Dr. Mahama to introduce "thinking" as subject after winning presidential elections

Dr. Mahama to introduce "thinking" as subject after winning presidential elections

According to Dr. Edward Mahama, there is a deficit of good thinking habits among Ghanaian youth and leaders and he thinks this will solve that.

Dr. Mahama to introduce "thinking" as subject after winning presidential elections
Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

Government is entreating all heads of institutions and private sector employers to “provide an enabling environment” for workers to vote come the elections.

Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists
FACT-CHECKING: Edward Mahama claims there is no gold refinery in Accra - MOSTLY FALSE

FACT-CHECKING: Edward Mahama claims there is no gold refinery in Accra - MOSTLY FALSE

Edward Nasigre Mahama, the PNC presidential candidate stated during the debate that his government would open a gold refinery in Accra to boost performance

FACT-CHECKING: Edward Mahama claims there is no gold refinery in Accra - MOSTLY FALSE
With John Mahama, Nana Addo, Greenstreet missing, watch Nduom, Mahama and Jacob Osei Yeboah battle it out at the IEA Presidential Debate

With John Mahama, Nana Addo, Greenstreet missing, watch Nduom, Mahama and Jacob Osei Yeboah battle it out at the IEA Presidential Debate

The three candidates taking part in this year’s debate are; Dr. Edward Nasigre Mahama(PNC), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom(PPP) and Jacob Osei Yeboah, an independent cand

With John Mahama, Nana Addo, Greenstreet missing, watch Nduom, Mahama and Jacob Osei Yeboah battle it out at the IEA Presidential Debate
Ballot papers for the December 7th elections are already in some regions (PHOTOS)

Ballot papers for the December 7th elections are already in some regions (PHOTOS)

It would seem the EC is ready to hold the December 7th elections despite concerns that the commission might not be well-prepared for the contest.

Ballot papers for the December 7th elections are already in some regions (PHOTOS)
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