Live from the Woods: IEA Jean Mensa’s ‘ill-suited’ EC job and predicted NDC reaction

Being an opposition party in Ghana is a prized license for a group of political derelicts to oppose virtually everything the ruling government would dare to dream. The two major political parties that have alternated in the governance of the country – the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) – […]

Akufo-Addo dismisses EC boss, deputies over incompetence

Electoral Commission boss, Charlotte Osei and her two deputies have been relieved of their positions by the president over “stated misbehaviour and incompetence.” Information Minister, Mustapha Abdul-Hamid in a statement Thursday said the dismissal of the three top electoral officers was contained in a recommendation made by a committee set up to probe problems at […]