President John Dramani Mahama Monday told Speakers of the various Parliaments in the Commonwealth, Africa Region, to work assiduously to change the perception that the public have about their representatives in the legislature.
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Below is the full list of nominees for African Player of the Year Abroad and Based in Africa for 2015. The awards gala will be held on Thursday, 7 January 2016 in Abuja, Nigeria.
“There is no perfect system and we must all work together to ensure that we have a credible register…the Electoral Commission cannot ensure that Ghana has a credible register. We can change the register, we can change the electoral process but until there is reform of our political parties and our electorates in terms of how they engage in the system we will still have a register that is not credible regardless of how much money you put into the system" - Charlotte Osei (Electoral Commissioner)
"Age is not static, so if your solution is to target minors and have their names deleted; or you want to undertake a new registration because there are minors in the register, many of them who have turned adults now would come forward to register again" - Asiedu Nketia
"Arthur Kennedy prefers a National Chairman who is being looked after by the NDC; hence has never spoken against the government, thinking he is in competition with the Flagbearer … a chairman who cannot even go to his own office" - Hon. Mavis Hawa Koomson (Member of Parliament for Awutu Senya East in the Central Region)