Electoral Commission

By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 16th, 2014
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Eritrea’s “new” constitution has no needs for an election commission Last month on Independence Day President Isaias Afwerki informed the Eritrean public that his government is planning to embark on drafting a constitution and presumably henceforth leading Eritrea to an era of constitutio...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 18th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor The New Patriotic Party (NPP) leaders have taken their agitations a step further by writing to the Council of State to consider “the concerns of the various political parties when advising the president on who to appoint as Chairman and Commissioners of the Electoral Commiss...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 22nd, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor My good friends, you all know that a bat is neither a bird nor an animal, even though it bears features of either species. Hanging on trees with its head down, it sees only what it wants to see. In politics, too, we have bats—those who cannot cling to one […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 23rd, 2013
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It has been the observation of many a discerning Ghanaian that President Mahama is not only incompetent but also, a thief and an error President.    He has been presiding over the most incompetent and corrupt administration ever seen in the history of Ghana.  His party and some members of his Mills/M...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 4th, 2013
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By OPOKU BONNA This last general election is the third time NPP has officially complained bitterly about their verdict been stolen by the NDC in Ghana. But in all, they have been very reasonable in handling the issue. This time they have taking the matter very seriously. They have realised that if th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 21st, 2013
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Rt. Hon. Speaker of Parliament, Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur Her Ladyship the Chief Justice, Honourable Members of Parliament, My presence here this morning is in fulfillment of Article 67 of Ghana’s Constitution which requires the President of the Republic of Ghana to deliver to P...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2013
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By Kofi Ata, Cambridge, UK Yesterday February 5, 2013 will go down in history as the second turning point in the ongoing Presidential Petition. The Supreme Court (SC) by unanimous decision allowed the application by Nana Akufo Addo et al, the Petitioners for details of Ghanaians who voted abroad at t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 24th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor We have on several occasions had cause to question the integrity of the NPP’s Kennedy Agyapong (Assin Central MP) because of the dare-devil posture he has assumed to make foul—very foul—public pronouncements. But he is mindless of criticisms and still goes ahead to intensify...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 14th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, I want to raise something for discussion, which has been bothering me all this while. It has to do with the tons of congratulations given President Mahama vis-à-vis his inauguration in office as Ghana’s legitimate President while Akufo-Addo and his band of malcontents...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 7th, 2013
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President John Dramani Mahama has been duly sworn in as the 4th President of the 4th Republic of Ghana. The Chairman of the Electoral Commission declared President Mahama as the winner of the December 7, Presidential elections. The election was keenly contested as he faced stiff competition from the ...