Upper East Region

We’ll support you – Talensi chiefs to Nana Addo

nana-akufo-addo-4

The Paramount chief of the Talensi traditional area Tong-Rana Kugbilsong Nalebegtang has pledged his unflinching support and that of the traditional council to work with the President-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to improve the lives of the people of Talensi. Naab Kugbilsong Nalebegtang made these remarks when Nana Akufo-Addo paid a courtesy call on him at his Palace on a 2-day ...

Read More »

We’ll complete Mahama projects – Nana Addo

nana-akufo-addo-4

The President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo, has reaffirmed the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government’s commitment to completing projects started by the out-going John Mahama government. Nana Akufo-Addo made these remarks when he paid a courtesy call on the Bawku Naba, Naba Asigiri Abugrago Azoka II as part of his 2-day thank you tour to traditional leaders for their support in the 7th ...

Read More »

Consider U/E region in your cabinet – Group to Nana Addo

nana-addo-620x330

The  Association of Bolgatanga, Bongo, Tongo, Nangodi ( BONABOTO) in the Upper East Region is calling on president-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to consider appointing cabinet ministers from the region to curb the perception of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) is an anti-Northern party. According to spokesperson for BONABOTO, Stanley Abopam, the erstwhile John Kufuor administration neglected the region in ...

Read More »

NPP supporters keep vigil to police ballot boxes

8e1b38b3-00ec-42b8-897a-4ddc2a83f586-1

A group calling itself the New Patriotic Party (NPP) ‘Die Hard Supporters’ kept vigil at the Bolgatanga Central Police station Thursday night to prevent unscrupulous persons from tempering with the ballots cast in the early voting. Dozens of the supporters kept an eagle eye on the sanctuary in which the presidential and parliamentary ballot boxes were kept immediately after the ...

Read More »

NPP, CPP agents stop police recruits from voting

7ccbbe55-7e4e-4e03-98e1-c8f3aa970875

Polling agents of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the Convention People’s Party (CPP) in the Upper East Region have stopped police recruits whose names were added to the special voters’ list from casting their ballot in the early voting today. A total of 1,480 persons are expected to cast their vote in the special voting in the Upper ...

Read More »

Vote out Mahama and his ‘wahala’ gov’t – Bawumia

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

The running mate of the opposition New Patriotic Party(NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has appealed to Ghanaian electorates to vote out the John Mahama-led ‘Wahala’ government, and bring in an NPP government to turn Ghana’s fortunes around for the better. According to Dr. Bawumia, the John Mahama government, which inherited a sound economy in 2009 with all social interventions working effectively, ...

Read More »

Prove you are an economist – Bawumia to Amissah Arthur

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

The Vice Presidential nominee of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has challenged the Vice President Kwesi Amissah Arthur, to prove him wrong by answering the 170 questions he posed on the state of Ghana’s economy. According to Dr. Bawumia, Mr Amissah-Arthur has not been able to prove to Ghanaians his understanding of  issues facing the Ghanaian economy. ...

Read More »

Bawumia jabs Mahama; says achievements are minimal

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

The running mate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has run down the achievements of the John Mahama led administration. President Mahama has been campaigning for re-election with social infrastructure being one of his main trump cards. However, speaking to electorates of Tempane in the Upper East Region as part of his campaign tour, Dr. Bawumia ...

Read More »

Scientific polls show I’ll win on Dec. 7 – Mahama

President John Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has said various independent scientific polls clearly show he will win the elections in December. The President failed to mention which organizations conducted the polls, but said the polling results reflect the feedback from his campaign activities across the country. Speaking on URA Radio on Wednesday morning after completing his tour of the Upper East Region, ...

Read More »

NPP has competent people to lead Ghana – Akufo-Addo

Nana Akufo-Addo

Nana Akufo-Addo, the 2016 flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has said that the party has the best team to lead the country and steer it to sustainable economic development. He said he will assemble competent people who will serve in various government positions if he is voted as President at the December 7 polls. The NPP presidential candidate ...

Read More »