Election Violence and the Need to Thaw the Frozen Ice The dawn of December 2016 presents another opportunity for Ghana's fledgling democratic development. Indeed, as an island of peace in the West African sub-region, Ghana is set to raise the bar once more. Nevertheless, one critical issue of utmost concern to most Ghanaians is the level of anxiety and the threat to the relative peace anytime the election vehicle turns a full cycle.
Disqualifications and the 2016 General Elections It has been a lingering week of anxiety for the disqualified candidates, a week marked by a flood of legal questions and simulation of many scenarios of constitutional crisis against the immovable by the EC to uphold what it considers its sacred duty with December 7 looming large at the background..
Parliament to form 3 emergency committees for gov't business Parliament will this week constitute three committees to facilitate government business. The committees include the business committee, the committee of selection and the appointment committee. In a Citi News interview, the deputy minority leader, James Klutse Avedzi, said the other committees of parliament will be formed next week.