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Abu Mubarik, GhanaDecides.com

 

The Running-Mate of the New Patriotic Party, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has supported calls for the election of District Chief Executive Officers (DCEs) saying it will “deepen accountability” and “transparency” at the local level.

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia. Photo: Peacefmonline

Engaging the nation in an open discussion on his vision for the country using Google’s newest platform, Google+ Hangouts …

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0 comments Aug 222012

The 2012 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, said he and his party are committed to peace and stability as the nation heads for the polls in December.

Speaking at a Presidential candidates’ platform organized by the Institute for Economic Affairs (IEA), Tuesday, 21 August, Nana Addo affirmed …

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0 comments Aug 222012

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Jerome Kuseh, GhanaDecides.com

Following the death of former President Mills, many have wondered what the implications will be for Ghana politically, and in the short term, what it would mean for the December polls.

Ghana Decides caught up with Mr. Selorm Branttie, Communications Director of IMANI Ghana, one of the …

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Abu Mubarik, Ghana Decides

The 2012 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo, will this evening, Tuesday, 21 August, take his turn to present his key policy framework to Ghanaians on the platform of policy think-tank, Institute of Economic Affair (IEA).

The evening encounter …

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0 comments Aug 162012

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President John Dramani Mahama addressed the entire nation, Wednesday, 15 August, promising to uphold a peaceful, stable, and democratically governed country. The address is the president’s first since he was sworn into office Tuesday, 24 July, following the death of former president Mills.

Addressing the nation, President Mahama belaboured the …

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0 comments Aug 152012

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Former President John A. Kufuor is set to address the Second Jubilee Lecture under the auspices of the Danquah Institute Thursday, 16 August, at the Accra International Conference Centre.

According to a statement released by the Danquah Institute, the former president will speak under the theme: “Development in Freedom: Empowering the People to Develop …

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Jerome Kuseh

Ghana Decides

For the most part during the mourning period, Ghanaians paused to pay their last respects to the late president John Mills.

A small group of students decided to honour the memory of the late president by forming a circle, singing dirges and giving their personal eulogies of the Prof.

Here are a few …

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Mills Laid to Rest

Aug 13 2012
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They say a bereaved family cannot rest until the dead is in the ground. Ghanaians have done that exactly when on Friday, 10 August, they buried the late president John Atta Mills.

After three days of mourning, Ghanaians did it in style. Here are some pictures the Ghana Decides team took from around the …

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The Winding Queues

Aug 09 2012
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On the second day of the three-day funeral, what was prominent everywhere around the vicinity of the funeral grounds was queues – very long queues.

What was revealing about all the queues? Ghanaians were patient enough to stay within it and even form another from the Accra Sports Stadium. Those too tired, in typical …

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0 comments Aug 082012

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Ghana Decides can confirm that a long queue is forming outside the Accra International Conference Centre – right across the street from the State House. The queue is as a result of Ghanaians who want to have a final look at the late president Mills and pay their respects.

As at the time of …

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