12th November, 2020 For Immediate Release PPP SYMPATHIZES WITH THE RAWLINGS’ FAMILY We have learned with great sadness of the untimely death of H. E. Jerry John Rawlings, Ghana’s longest serving President. We fondly remember former President Rawlings as a legendary revolutionary leader, a nationalist, disciplinarian, pragmatist, and a defender of social justice who devoted […]
Introduction Good morning distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen and thank you for accepting our invitation to be part of this press conference. Background It would be recalled that this current administration introduced an amendment to the Minerals Income Investment Fund Act, 2018 (Act 978) in July this year, to enable the Fund create Special Purpose Vehicles […]
24TH August, 2020 A fact-finding mission by our research team, has revealed a blatant lie told by Dr. Bawumiah during his town Hall meeting some few days ago on infrastructure projects the ruling government has purportedly done so far. One particular shameless untruth Dr Bawumiah told which we find troubling, had to do with a […]
Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for accepting my invitation to attend this important event in the political history of our dear country, Ghana. The situation is alarming. Change for the NEW GHANA is no longer an option. It is a necessity! So after months of soul searching, fasting, prayers and consultations about the future of […]
The Court of Appeal, Monday, threw out an application from the Bank of Ghana (BoG), which challenged the jurisdiction of the High Court to hear the case. BoG had argued that the High Court has no jurisdiction to hear the complaint which is challenging the revocation of GN Saving’s licence. It argued that the only […]
The Executive Director of PPP explains how the PPP will elect its National Executives.
24th April, 2020 The National Committee of the Progressive People’s Party has decided that nominations for National Officers elections remains opened until Friday 15th May 2020. Per our constitution, the following positions are to be elected by Party members. Chairperson 1st Vice chair 2nd Vice Chair 3rd Vice Chair National Secretary National Treasurer Interested candidates […]
This directive applies in part to constituencies who have not elected their executives and parliamentary candidates as at 24th December, 2019 and applies in part to all constituencies especially with Regional and National Elections. The National Executive Committee hereby directs affected constituencies to open nominations as per schedule below. ACTIVITY DATE constituency Elections Opening […]
We propose that, parliament should still make change happen by focusing on amending Articles 243(1), 243(3), 248(1)(2) and 242(d) to establish the basis for the election of our MMDCEs.
If we are interested in holding our leaders accountable in the generation and judicious use of our resources for rapid development at the local level, then we must all support the call by the PPP to change the Constitution to enable the election of all MMDCEs.
The Election of Assembly men and the referendum on election of DCEs shall take place in December 2019.We need logistics such as Posters, Motorcycles, T-shirts etc as well as cash to support our agenda to get Ghanaian’s to vote YES in that campaign among other strategic aims. In view of this we are asking for donations […]
It is announced that persons who wish to contest for any Regional Executive Position in the PPP should abide by the rules below. Filling Fees for Nomination forms shall be as follows. Chairman GHC 250 Vice (All of them) GHC 200 Secretary […]
Dear Progressives, The PPP Headquarters has officially started operating temporarily from the Greater Accra Regional Office starting today 13th August 2018. Kindly re-direct all letters and correspondence to this offfice with GPGPS address is Code: GA-099-0955; Address: 46 Faanofa Rd, Accra, Ghana; Map View: https://www.gps.ghanapost.com.gh/mobilemapview.html#GA0990955. Between Capital Mall building and Joy FM. For now we […]
Dome Kwabenya Executives and members led by their Chairman Reynolds Archer organised a clean-up exercise in Abokobi to clear filth and blocked water ways in their constituency. They used the opportunity to educate members of the public to avoid filth and live healthy. Meanwhile, in the Western region, members of the Juaboso Constituency led by […]
The Communication Director of the Progressive People’s Party, Mr. Paa Kow Ackon has praised the members of his team, describing them as the best and most civil when it comes to political party communication in Ghana. He said, compared to other communicators in the other parties who have been cited for using insightful language, hate […]
The National Youth Coordinator- Mr. Divine Nkrumah has said, the combined efforts of the youth wing of the Progressive People’s Party has brought the party this far. Mr. Nkrumah was explaining what Progressive Youth Movement (PYM) is about on ‘PPP Nyinaso’ a PPP TV show which is aired every Tuesday. In his submission, Mr. Nkrumah said, the youth […]
The National Committee of the Progressive People’s Party hereby directs Constituencies that have completed their constituency elections to open nomination now for Parliamentary aspirants to pick up forms to contest to become Parliamentary Candidates of the Party by September. This directive is to enable our Parliamentary candidates have ample time – 2-years – to campaign […]
Even though political parties are seen as central to the modern democratic system, there has been a downward trend of political party membership globally – particularly in Europe, as “Parties are struggling to hold on to their membership organisations as they are failing to recruit significant numbers of new members”. As party membership declines globally, […]
I’m forced to question the supposed independence of the Special Prosecutor considering the current state of the bill being considered by Parliament, especially when the Special Prosecutor is expected to act on the order/authority of the Attorney General instead of being truly independent. It looks intent is not in sound match with reality. The New […]