Posts tagged "Election 2012"

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Report by Jerome Kuseh, for Ghana Decides

Supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) all over the country have taken to the streets to celebrate the victory of their presidential candidate, John Dramani Mahama, in the 2012 general elections.

NDC faithful took to the streets clad in party colours with shouts of “e dey beee …

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Report by Abu Mubarik, for Ghana Decides

The co-chairperson of Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO), VCRAC Crabbe urged the Electoral Commission (EC) to publish the results of the presidential and parliamentary elections on its website for the sake of “transparence and verification.” He made the call when he released the CODEO’s Parallel Vote Tabulation (PVT) …

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Report by N.Y. Sarpong

The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan, has declared President John Dramani Mahama, candidate of the incumbent National Democratic Congress (NDC), as President-elect of the Republic of Ghana.

Dr. Gyan announced the results at a press conference at the office of the Commission at Ridge in Accra some minutes ago, …

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Dest Report

Certified result

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Electoral Commission of Ghana has released the certified results of the Presidential Election on its Facebook page, some hours after meeting the Peace Council and representatives of political parties.

The certified results put President John Mahama at 5,574,761 representing 50.70 percent; Nana Addo’s 5,248,898 means47.74; and Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom gained 64,362 …

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A preliminary report by the Coalition of Domestic Observers (CODEO) states that parliamentary and presidential elections were conducted largely in accordance with Ghana’s  electoral laws.

CODEO received reports from 99 percent of its observers, constituency supervisors and regional coordinators.

The organisation reports that there were relatively few problems found at polling sites, which consisted of the opening …

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Ghana Decides Desk Report

NPP Chair, Jake Lamptey

The leading opposition party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has challenged the provisional results of the 2012 Elections put out mostly by the media, accusing the National Democratic Congress of tampering with the results.

Addressing a press conference a while ago, the National Chairman of the party, Jake Obetsebi …

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Report by Jerome Kuseh, for Ghana Decides

Rev. Prof. Asante

The Chairman of the National Peace Council (NPC), Reverend Professor Emmanuel Asante, has dispelled allegations by some sections of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) that some equipment in a private residence in Dzorwulu was been used by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to manipulate figures coming …

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The December polls revealed many interesting scenes in Ghana. The Ghana Decides video team went around to capture the feeling at some of the 26000 polling centres around the country.

From the Odododiodio Constituency:

From the Ayawaso West Wougon Constituency

From Ngleshie Amanfro

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Report by Jerome Kuseh, for Ghana Decides

In what has been an exciting race, John Dramani Mahama of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) holds a lead of 50.6 percent of the valid vote, while Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has 47.82 percent with 267 of the 275 constituencies counted. We must …

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By Abu Mubarik, for Ghana Decides

 

 

 

 

 

 

It been 48 hours since Ghanaians went to the polls. Certified and released parliamentary results reveal that some incumbent Members of Parliament have lost their seats to new entries.

They are as follows:

NANDOM
Old MP: AMBROSE DERRY, New MP: DR. BENJAMIN KUMBOUR

AKWATIA
Old MP: DR. KOFI ASARE, New MP: BAABA JAMAL

KETU SOUTH
Old MP: …

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