Elections Category

Sierra Leone’s New Constitution

CRC_Abridged

the abridged draft report (2016) has been produced to highlight the major recommendations from the CRC, for further consideration and validation by the people. Issues are sequenced into thematic areas that have been looked at during the two years inclusive process

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Another Triumph For Democracy in Ghana Ignored By Africa’s “Saviors”

Another Triumph For Democracy in Ghana Ignored By Africa’s “Saviors”. Question is why does the Ghanaian or African want the “world” to celebrate her because of ONE case of success? What does that bring to the table? Would it help raise funds that will go towards buying big jeeps and four-wheels? Would it contribute to […]

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African Elections=Violence

Originally posted on Sossah's Ravings:
Africa’s disposition to juxtapose elections to violence is sickening. Sierra Leone holds elections and the main chorus is “Peace”; Ghana holds election and everyone says: “Peace”. What is wrong with us? It stands as if an election without violence or drama in Africa is not an election.In the case…

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NPP goes to media

NPP goes to media The Ghanaian opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has today addressed the press in Ghana about what they claim are electoral irregularities regarding the December 7th elections. The NPP claims that the out party was cheated out of the election in favour of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) party. Read the […]

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African Elections=Violence

Africa’s disposition to juxtapose elections to violence is sickening. Sierra Leone holds elections and the main chorus is “Peace”; Ghana holds election and everyone says: “Peace”. What is wrong with us? It stands as if an election without violence or drama in Africa is not an election.In the case of Sierra Leone, more than a […]

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NOVEMBER 2012: FINAL REPORT ON SIERRA LEONE PRE-ELECTION OBSERVATION VISITS

About ACIPP West Africa ACIPP West Africa is a registered non-profit in the Netherlands in their first year of operations, with sub-branches in Ghana (ACIPP Ghana), and in Sierra Leone; ACIPP Sierra Leone is registered as a community based organization (non-profit) in Sierra Leone. ACIPP West Africa currently works with the Centre for Accountability and […]

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The Good Men are Dead

The Good Men are all Dead!

Its about 100 days to elections – Ghana lost its sitting President Pof. J.E. A Mills in July. As a nation we lost over one Billion GHS when for 2-3weeks the whole government machinery grinned to a halt.

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Ghana: A New Era Beckons

This is not a tribute to Late President Mills. I believe in no such thing. A Man (and woman) should be appreciated and honoured while they live; not when they pass. Tragedy hit Accra yesterday when President Mills died at the 37 Millitary Hospital, in Accra Ghana. Social network FaceBook and Twitter were hot with […]

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Road to Bouza

My first assignment for the years was to observe elections for the Economic Community for West Africa [ECOWAS]. I was part of more than 120 accredited ECOWAS observers. I was stationed in the four star Hotel Gawaye in Niamey, the capital.

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