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Political parties, CSOs stage second street protest against proposed new voters roll in Ghana

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The political parties and civil society organizations (CSOs) opposed to the compilation of a new voters' register ahead of Ghana's December elections have staged...

Local Government Ministry to inaugurate district assemblies on Thursday

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The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will on Thursday, January 23, inaugurate the metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies in the capital cities...
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Reject new voters’ register to enhance credibility of 2020 elections

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Some Ghanaian minority parties have rallied the citizenry to stand up against moves by the Electoral Commission (EC) to compile a new voters’ register...

EC charged to rescind its decision to compile new voters’ register – CSOs

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About 18 Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have charged the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana to rescind its decision to compile a new voters’ register...
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Ghanaians will register massively with EC – Amfo-Sefah

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Mr Dennis Amfo-Sefah, the Tema West Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has predicted a massive turn-out in fresh registration process that...
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IMANI Africa gives why CSOs oppose the new biometric voter System

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The EC wants to rip out a system worth $60 million, of which value at least $40 million has accumulated since just 2016, and...
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Electoral Commission’s Advisory Committee calls for calm

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The Eminent Advisory Committee (EAC) of the Electoral Commission (EC) has called on all political parties and other stakeholders to remain calm over...
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Seek peace and harmony in voters’ register saga

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The Ghana Federation of Labour (GFL) has appealed to political parties and other stakeholders to seek the nation's peace and harmony in...

Armed robbers attack EC and Water Company offices in Effutu

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A group of armed robbers last Friday January 10, invaded the premises of the Electoral Commission (EC) and Ghana Water Company in Winneba and...

Opposition parties demonstrate against new voters’ register

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The Inter-Party Resistance against New Voters’ Register, a group made up of some political parties, at the weekend embarked...
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‘EC has discretionary powers to compile new voters register’

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Dr Eric Oduro Osae, the Dean of Studies and Research, Institute of Local Government Studies, says the Electoral Commission has the discretionary powers and...

Laws on political party funding too vague – Asiedu Nketia

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Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has described the country’s laws on political party financing and campaigning as...
Voters' register

Why Ghana does not need a new voters’ register for the 2020 elections

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Why does Ghana need to discard existing voters’ register and prepare a new one almost every four years, when there are presidential and...

President Akufo-Addo upbeat of retaining power in 2020 elections

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is upbeat that Ghanaians would reward the New Patriotic Party (NPP) with another resounding victory in the 2020 elections...

EC satisfied with voting process and turnout so far

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The Electoral Commission Tuesday said it is so far generally satisfied with the voter turnout and the voting process in the nationwide District...

Ekumfi-Immuna boycotts assembly and unit committee elections

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The district assembly and unit committee elections could not be held at Ekumfi-Immuna in the Ekumfi District of the Central Region, following the decision...

EC working towards the compilation of new voters roll

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The Electoral Commission (EC) says it is working towards compiling a new voters register that will have enhanced features including; facial recognition for election...

EC sacks returning officer over gross misconduct

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The Agona West Municipality office of the Electoral Commission (EC) has dismissed Mrs. Yaa Esiwa Forson, the Returning officer of the Swedru Wawase/Nyamedam/...
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EC: Eminent Advisory Committee

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The Electoral Commission of Ghana is mandated to organize elections in Ghana. Of course to organize elections in any democratic system, there should be...
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Sixteen PWDs to contest District Elections in UER

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Only Sixteen persons living with various forms of disabilities have filed to contest in the December 17 District Level Elections (DLEs) in the...
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EC announces cancellation of planned Early/Special voting

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The Electoral Commission has announced the cancellation of the planned special voting ahead of the December 17 District Level Elections. A statement signed by Mr...

EC mounts platform for Assembly, Unit Committee aspirants

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The Electoral Commission has starting mounting platforms for aspiring Assembly members and Unit Committee members for the electoral areas in the Hohoe Municipality of...

EC inaugurates Eminent Advisory Committee

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The Electoral Commission (EC) on Tuesday inaugurated a 21-member Eminent Advisory Committee to enhance engagement and interactions between the Commission and the Ghanaian Society,...
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EC to begin processes towards suspending the Referendum

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The Electoral Commission (EC) says it is waiting for a formal communication from Parliament to commence the legal processes towards granting the President’s request...

Private radio stations in Sunyani condemn EC

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The Managers of private radio stations in the Sunyani Municipality have expressed disappointment in the Electoral Commission (EC) over an advertisement placement about...

EC trains visually impaired persons on tactile voting method

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The Northern Regional Directorate of the Electoral Commission (EC), has trained members of the Ghana Blind Union, to use tactile ballots to vote...
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EC implores visually-impaired to participate in referendum and DLE

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Mr Benjamin Bano-Bioh, the Ashanti Regional Director of the Electoral Commission (EC), has called on the visually-impaired in the region to take active part...

EC assures of “tactile jacket” to aid visually impaired in Referendum

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The Eastern Regional office of the Electoral Commission (EC) has assured the visually impaired that tactile jackets would be available to aid them in...

EC sensitizes women and PWDs on upcoming district assembly elections

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The Electoral Commission has held a day's engagement with some women and Persons with Disability (PwD) associations to enhance their participation in the upcoming...

EC engages women and PWDs on DLE and referendum

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The Electoral Commission (EC) in its effort to encourage full participation in the upcoming District level Election (DLE) and referendum, has trained women and...