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Dr Afari-Gyan Says Election Observation is not attempt to find faults

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Chairman of the Electoral Commission, has cautioned election observers to be mindful of the fact that election observation is...
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Electoral Bodies Asked Not Ponder Carefully Over Introducing Technology

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Electoral Commissioner, has cautioned electoral management bodies (EMB) in Africa against the rush to introduce new technology into the...
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EC Advised to Seek Counsel from Afari Gyan on new Voter Register

The Electoral Commission (EC) has been advised to consult Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, the former EC Chairman on election related issues. According to the Director of...
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Atuguba and Dotse find themselves in the good books of Afari-Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Electoral Commissioner, has lauded two judges for making recommendations to the Electoral Commission (EC) towards improving the electoral process...
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Afari-Gyan suggests Ghanaians living abroad be allowed to vote

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), says Ghanaians living abroad must be allowed to partake in the nation’s Presidential...
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Afari Gyan points fingers at NDC and NPP

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, former Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), has blamed the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for...

Former President Commends Author Of “Conversations with My Father”

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has encouraged young Ghanaian and African writers to write books that would help shape the thinking and perceptions of...

Ayariga Calls For Afari Gyan’s Help For Charlotte Osei

Mrs Charlotte Osei, Chair of the Electoral Commission needs the assistance and experience of her predecessor Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan to help her conduct...

EC operatives may be asking for serious trouble

Maybe somebody ought to inform Mrs. Charlotte Kesson-Smith Osei that every ruling handed down by the Supreme Court is final and cannot be appealed. Thus...
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EC Seeks Inclusiveness As It Launches Strategic Plan

The Commission has, therefore, introduced five pillars against, which planned activities have been rolled out to facilitate smooth implementation and realisation of the scheme...
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‘Afari Gyan Is Alive, Not Dead’ – Family Refutes Death Claims

Social media got the people of Ghana in awe with rumours of his death on Monday April 18, 2016. The statement which broke the sad...
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STL Only Supply BVR And BVDs Equipment For Us – EC

This was against claims by Ghana’s biggest opposition party, NPP. Deputy Chairman in charge of Finance and Administration of the commission, Georgina Opoku Amankwah who...

UFP Wishes New EC Boss Well

The United Front Party wishes to congratulate Mrs. Charlotte Osei on her new appointment as the chairperson of the Electoral Commission. The party said, after...

Ghana’s Electoral Commission Chairman receives highest state honour

President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday honoured Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan immediate past Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC) for his valour and commitment...
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What you did not know about Charlotte Osei

Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama announced yesterday the appointment of Mrs. Charlotte Kesson-Smith Osei as new chair of the country?s Electoral Commission (EC). She will...

And here comes the most ludicrous court case

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, there is no ambiguity about the provisions of the 1992 Constitution that mandate the President of the Republic of...

Mr. Tsatsu Tsikata, The Three Akan Judges Were Not So Lucky

By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D. He has the nerve, yes the chutzpah, to declare that he bears no grudge against former President John Agyekum-Kufuor. And...

Tsikata to steer clear from Ghana’s disputed oil-rich western boundary

By Kwame Okoampa-Ahoofe, Jr., Ph.D. My gut reaction prompts me to ask Mr. Tsatsu "The Thief" Tsikata to steer as clear and as far away...
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Charlotte Osei Still Leads Names For EC Boss Post

As several names continue popping up in the media as possible successors of the Chairman of Electoral Commission, Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan, The al-hAJJ...
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Ghana in search of new electoral chairman

Ghana?s electoral boss Dr. Kwadwo Afari-Gyan is due for retirement this June, paving the way for a worthy successor to uphold the West African...
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EC Not Bound To Implement Reforms – Afari Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan, Chairman, Electoral Commission (EC), says the Commission is not bound to implement all the electoral reform recommendations of the Electoral...

PDM appeals President on appointing a genuine referee

Reverend Richmond Owusu-Frimpong, Founder and Leader of the Personality Development Movement (PDM), a political movement, has advised the President...
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PDM Founder Advises Mahama To Appoint Genuine Electoral Commissioners

Reverend Richmond Owusu-Frimpong, Founder and Leader of the Personality Development Movement (PDM), a political movement, has advised the President to appoint a ?genuine referee?...

Why is NPP paranoid over appointment of Electoral Commissioner?

By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, let me be brazen to say upfront that elections are won at the polls, not by any manipulation by...
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Ghana prepare for 2016 polls amidst dark clouds

While the biggest opposition New Patriotic Party and other smaller parties are optimistic of supplanting the ruling National Democratic Congress in the 2016 generals...
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Ghana’s EC boss to appear before Parliament over district elections saga

Parliament on Tuesday summoned the Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC) Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan to appear before the House to explain the circumstances...

Hold These Three Ghanaians Culpable

From my strenuously conducted research into the catastrophically nose-diving economic situation of Ghana, I have come to discover that three people are the principal/primary,...

EC urges PWD’s to be assertive but courteous in the District Level Elections

Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan, Chairman of the Electoral Commission, has appealed to physically challenged persons to be assertive but courteous in demanding privileges reserved...

EC boss speaks how local government can aid national development

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, Chairman of the Electoral Commission, has said Ghana?s growth was intertwined with buoyancy or otherwise of its local governance system. He said...

EC boss add voice to calls for women participation in D/A elections

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), on Tuesday said district level elections were more important than presidential and parliamentary elections and...