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Five MPs in Western and Western North Regions lost their seats

Five New Patriotic Party (NPP) Members of Parliament in the Western and Western North Regions lost their seats in the Saturday Parliamentary primaries. Mr Joe...
A wide view of members of the Security Council during a meeting on January 6. (Courtesy)

Zambia urges Africa to demand for two UN Security Council seats

The Zambian government has called on African countries to demand for two permanent seats on the United Nations (UN) Security Council, an official said...
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Ethiopia’s B767-300 fleet comes with flatbed seats & wifi IFE

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest airline in Africa, has fully refurbished its Boeing 767-300 ER fleet and availed for service on its India, Middle...
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Africa Records Double-digit Growth in Travel

An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial...
Tanzanian President John Magufuli

Tanzanian ruling party nominates candidates for East African legislative assembly seats

Tanzania's ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party announced on Wednesday that it has nominated 12 candidates to contest for six seats in the East...

Two Women Secure Nod To Represent W/R In Parliament

Two out of eight female parliamentary candidates who contested this year’s parliamentary and presidential elections in the Western Region secured the nod to represent...

List of NDCs Lost Seats

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has wrestled the following seats from the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) after the 2016 elections: GREATER ACCRA REGION1.Krowor2.Madina3.Ablekuma Central4.Ledzokuku5.Ngleshie Amanfrom6.La Dadekotpon7.Adenta CENTRAL REGION1.Hemang...

WR: 108 Candidates Contest For 26 Slots

One hundred and eight (108) parliamentary candidates from eight political parties are contesting for the 26 seats in the Western Region in today’s parliamentary...

Democrats loses nearly 1,000 seats in state legislatures under Obama administration

After a net gain of 46 seats in this month's elections, Republicans now control 4,170, or 56 percent of state legislature seats, while the...

Lecturer: NDC’s Target of 13 Ashanti Seats Unrealistic

The declaration by the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) that it will win 13 parliamentary seats in the Ashanti region is impracticable, a...
members of the Central Regional NDC Election Task Force and a cross section of the crowd at the Agona Swedru Stadium.

NDC plans on grabbing 13 seats in Ashanti region

PRESIDENT JOHN Dramani Mahama has declared that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will increase its parliamentary seats in the Ashanti Region from four to...
Alban Bagbin

NDC Targets 184 Seats – Bagbin

Majority Leader Alban Bagbin has said the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) is targeting 184 seats in parliament in this year’s general elections. Speaking...
Vice President Amissah-Arthur

NDC Regional Task Force charged to ensure more seats are captured

He said out of the 31 seats in the region the NDC won 20 and urged the Task Force to work in unison to...
Edward Doe Adjaho, Speaker of Parliament

Conduct matured based Campampai During recess

He reminded the lawmakers to protect the integrity of the House, saying they are duty bound to keep the country peaceful and united. Mr Adjaho...

NPP Focuses Its Energy to Winning 20 Accra Parliamentary Seats

The New Patriotic Party (NPP), says it is aiming at winning at least twenty parliamentary seats in the Greater Accra Region to propel...

Bissau court confirms loss of seats for 15 PAIGC rebel MPs

"The decision by the permanent commission of the National Assembly which ruled that the 15 PAIGC parliamentarians lose their seats was in accordance with...

2016 Polls DP Eyes 50 MP Seats

Betty Nambooze ?DP targets to front over 50 seats of MPs in parliament come 2016 to compete favorably with other political parties; this will...

Election 2016: The 28 Parliamentary Seats at stake

Asiedu Nketia Analysis of parliamentary results of the 2012 election indicates that 28 seats out of the 275 parliamentary seats across the country won...

APC Faults process of inauguration of National Assembly

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as totally unacceptable and the highest level of indiscipline and treachery the conduct of Tuesday's inauguration of...

FUFA president Moses Magogo wins place on CAF Organising Committee

FUFA president, Moses Magogo Magogo has been named on the CAF Organising Committee of the Inter Club championship while Watson is now a member of...

State House of Assembly decision to declare four seats vacant right – Dickson

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson has described the decision of the State House of Assembly to declare the four seats of its...

189 Candidates Jostle for 26 Legislative Seats in Osun

As the State House of House of Assembly election holds in Osun, the atmosphere seems to be calm in Osogbo. Residents say the relatively...

Tinubu Cries Over Loss Of Seat, Blasts APC Leaders

National leader of the All Progressives Party (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday expressed disappointment with leaders of his party over the...

PDP Wins Three Reps, Senate Seats in Ondo South

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reclaimed the three House of Representatives seats and the Senate seat in Ondo South, with Ese-Odo, the...
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China-Made Seats Brouhaha

Gee, They Look Like Bus Seats To Me! Nov. 11, 2014 I have not seen them upclose, except for the photograph presented of the same on...
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Five countries elected as non-permanent members Security Council

The United Nations General Assembly elected Venezuela, Malaysia, Angola, and New Zealand on Thursday to two-year terms as non-permanent members of the 15-member Security...

100% For APC In all Kano Seats

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the chairmanship and councillorship seats in Saturday?s council polls in Kano state.  This is contained in...

No Reserved Seat For Shatta Wale At VGMAs

Well Well Well! In about 30 minutes time, Ghana music?s biggest night will begin, the night where most musicians make themselves proud. It seems...

Defectors say their seats cannot be declared vacant

Thirty-seven former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmakers who defected to the All Progressives Party (APC) in the House of Representatives have stated that...

Ebute Wants Defected Lawmakers Seats Declared Vacant

By Chibuzo Ukaibe Former Senate President, Senator Ameh Ebute, on Thursday questioned the political party allegiance of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt....