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Atiku Abubakar

Nigeria: Atiku Abubakar and Ex- Politician and Others Contesting for High Positions

Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, will on Feb. 16 vote to elect the president that will man the affairs of the nation for the...

Madina Constituency Had Always Loved Me – Boniface

The Member of Parliament for Madina, Alhaji Abubakar Siddique Boniface says he was not being picky with constituencies following his successful move from the Salaga...

Election 2020 bid: John Mahama won’t be contesting says family

The immediate family of former President John Dramani Mahama has drawn down the curtain on days of speculations over the future of the former...
political parties

Ayensuano constituency: Candidates Make Jobs Availability A Promise

Mr. Samuel Ayeh-Paye of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Teddy Addi, National Democratic Congress (NDC) and Mr. Kofi Agor, Independent, said they were...

Juaben: Parlimentary Candidates Urged To Prioritize Education And Jobs

The programme was put together by the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) to offer the opportunity for the candidates to interact and share...

Disqualification Suit: Win For Ayariga Over EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has been ordered by the High Court to allow the flagbearer of the of All People’s Congress Party (APC) to...
Ghana's Electoral Commission (EC)

Ghana’s electoral body conducts ballot positions for parliamentary candidates

In all, representatives of seven political parties picked positions for their candidates. The Great Consolidated Popular Party (GCPP) is first on the...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

Ghana’s EC rendered 13 presidential candidates unqualified

The qualified candidates are John Dramani Mahama of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the main opposition New Patriotic...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

Ghana’s electoral commission refuses to cut filing fees

So far, 16 political parties and nine independent aspirants have picked nomination forms to contest the election scheduled for December 7, the state-run daily...
Ali Bongo Ondimba

Gabon’s president to meet with opposition before court ruling

"To prevent any further violence in our country, the president is ready to meet with all presidential candidates in the recent elections, including Ping,...

Presidential candidates asked to share their plan on curbing illiteracy

He said as Ghana goes to the polls in December, it was highly unfortunate that none of the presidential candidates has come out strongly...

NPP candidate makes youth skills development his main focus

This, he said, would help solve the unemployment situation among the youth in the area and also make them independent. Mr Kpemka, a former...

Independent candidates promises to give Sunyani development

He said he would do everything to upgrade the facility built about 60 years ago to boost economic activities of the people. ...

Michael Afranie Explains Why He is Going Independent

Kumawood actor, Michael Afranie has confirmed to source  that he will contest as Independent Parliamentary Candidate for Manso Nkwanta constituency in the Amansie West district...

Why Veronica Tabi is contesting Miss Ghana USA 2015

Miss Ghana USA Pageant enters its 5th annual edition in 2015. This year?s event happens at the Alvin Ailey CitiGroup Theatre in New York...
Former President Blaise Compaor

Burkina Faso ex-president’s supporters barred from contesting in polls

Burkina Faso's transitional parliament has passed a law that bars those who supported former president Blaise Compaore's constitutional amendment push to extend his 27-year...

Kwasi Yakah Files Suit Contesting New Court Fees For Justices

Mr Mathias Kwasi Yakah, a lawyer and human rights advocate, has filed a suit at the Supreme Court seeking among others a declaration to...

PDP Plots To Stop Gen. Buhari From Contesting?

Unconfirmed reports reaching Global Village Extra have it that President Goodluck Jonathan and the PDP have allegedly finalized plans to have Major-General Muhammadu Buhari,...

D/A elections heat up in Sunyani

One hundred and nine aspirants in Sunyani have submitted their nomination forms to participate in the district level elections on March 3. Out of that...

12 females to contest 155 males in New Juaben D/A elections

Twelve females have filed nominations to contest the forth coming district assembly elections in the New Juaben Municipality. The Municipality, which has 54 electoral areas,...
Sulley Muntari

Sulley Muntari Joins Race for 2014 Best Goal

AC Milan star midfielder Sulley Muntari has had his goal against Sassuolo in the Italian Serie A selected as a contender for the 2014...

Uduaghan rides on the back of 10% community equity in oil

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan declared at the weekend that his ambition to represent Delta South Senatorial District in the National Assembly...
Tafawa Balewa

Tafawa Balewa is still in the race

by Joy Ekeke Dr Abdul Jhalil Tafawa Balewa of PDP, on Friday in Abuja said he had not withdrawn from the 2015 presidential race as...

General Akotebe Darikoro makes it bold,loud and clear

?We make it bold, loud and clear that, Nobody has a right to stop Governor Henry Seriake Dickson from re-election come 2016 in Bayelsa...
Mr. Moses Dramani Luri

I am Not Incompetent In Becoming An MP-Mr. Luri

Mr. Moses Dramani Luri, the Sissala West District Chief Executive, has said he had no intention to contest his Member of Parliament in the...

Nothing Will Stop My Vice-presidency Ambitions?Oshiomole

Governor Adams Oshiomole of Edo State yesterday accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of trying to frustrate his perceived Vice Presidential ambition. Speaking with...
Wpid Goodluck Jonathan

Nigerians file suit to prevent Jonathan from contesting

President Goodluck Jonathan has asked a Federal High Court in Kaduna to reject a suit that seeks to prevent him from contesting in...
Wpid Alan Cash

Official: Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen speaks

Alan Kwadwo Kyeremanten, a one-time presidential hopeful of the biggest opposition party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has admitted that though he desires to...
Wpid Nyantakyi And Kk Sarpong X

KK Sarpong is not after any post in Ghana FApost

Dr Sarpong has ruled out challenging Nyantakyi for the top Ghana post By Mohammed Muktar Adams Ex-Kotoko chief Dr. KK Sarpong has rejected reports...

Those Contesting The Election Results Are CLOWNS-Godwin Ezeemo

The Governorship of PPA, Mr Godwin Ezeemo says he is satisfied with the conduct and outcome of the Governorship election areas already concluded.? Speaking...