0 comments May 302012

Ghana Decides has held a social working group meeting with Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) at Hotel Stevens in Ho in the Volta region of Ghana. The working group meeting which took place on 24 May, 2012, was to introduce the groups to available social media platforms and how they can …

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0 comments May 292012

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‘PPP To Make Good Governance Reality In Ghana’: Daily Graphic
Samia Assesses Outbreak Of Cholera In Elubo: Daily Graphic
Let party unity be our goal – Kwabena Adjei tells NDC: Daily Graphic
Nana, Bawumia Addresses Youth Forum: Daily Graphic

‘PPP To Make Good Governance Reality In Ghana’

The Progressive People’s Party’s parliamentary aspirant for Ayawaso West …

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0 comments May 292012

The Electoral Commission of Ghana has embarked on mass biometric voter registration for prisoners across the country.
The exercise which started this morning has been free of incidents so far.

However, reports indicate low patronage. In-mates of Ghana’s prisons have complained about the danger of being left out of the process given their inability to access their …

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0 comments May 272012

Ghana Decides, a STAR-Ghana funded Blogging Ghana Elections Project on Friday organised a day’s social media training workshop in the Volta Region, on the pros and cons of social media.

It attracted 30 participants who were exposed to the basics of utilising social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Blogger, Google+, YouTube and Linkedin.

Mr Kwabena Boateng, …

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0 comments May 232012

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Synovate poll puts Nana Addo ahead of President Mills: My Joy Online
NDC, DFP re-unite: Daily Graphic
Gonja Chief Apologises To Akufo-Addo: Daily Guide
Sekou joining NPP is insignificant; he was ordinary NDC member – General Mosquito: My Joy Online
Castle Stalls Woyome Probe: Daily Guide
Duffuor Apologises To Parliament: Daily Guide

Synovate poll puts Nana Addo ahead …

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0 comments May 222012

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NDC has lost focus – Akufo-Addo: Daily Graphic
Publish Registered Voters Constituency By Constituency – Omanhen Suggests: Daily Graphic
Don’t perceive biometric voters registration as violent exercise: Daily Graphic
NPP must focus on issues – Samira Bawumia: Daily Graphic
Nduom to make education free, compulsory: Daily Graphic

NDC has lost focus – Akufo-Addo

Graphic reports that, …

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0 comments May 212012

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Promises Are Attainable – Akufo-Addo: Daily Graphic
NDC is committing a blunder with ‘Rights to Information Bill’ – Asa B: Citifmonline
CODEO Lauds CPP For Successful Congress: Daily Graphic
EC To Display Register In August: Daily Graphic
Sekou [Nkrumah] to finally join NPP campaign team: My Joy Online
NPP must be wary of Sekou’s move – Kpessah-Whyte:  My …

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0 comments May 202012

The Biometric Voter Registration exercise ended on May 5, 2012, but the official figures are yet to be released by the Electoral Commission. This, however, has not prevented the political parties from huddling over the figures.

Just three days after the end of the exercise, the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), …

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0 comments May 202012

Ghana Decides is partnering with VOICE Ghana, a non-governmental organisation based in Ho. The partnership, which is expected to bring the activities of Ghana Decides and VOICE to disadvantaged groups, will focus on building VOICE’s capacity to use social media in covering elections.

VOICE Ghana is a group working with the physically challenged and …

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0 comments May 202012

The Conventions People’s Party yesterday elected Dr Abu Sakara as its presidential candidate for the December 2012 general elections. Dr Sakara, who was the Dr Ndoum’s running mate in 2008, polled 1139 votes (55.2%) votes to beat his challenger, Lawyer Bright Akwetey who polled 917 votes. 16 ballots were rejected. The congress was held …

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