YEN. com. gh explores the political chances of the NPP and Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo ahead of the 2020 general elections considering government's recent achievements
Franklin Delano Roosevelt said - "An election cannot give a country a firm sense of direction if it had two or more national parties which merely have different names but are as alike in their principles and aims as peas in the same pod"
Source: Andrews Krow / modernghana. com - Democracy requires not only popular participation, but also popular competition. We must also understand democracy is not only a regime in which those who govern are selected through contested elections, but more fundamentally a system of government in which parties lose elections.
Source: todaygh. com - LORD HAMAH, an outspoken National Democratic Congress (NDC) member, has said the largest opposition NDC can gamble on former President Mahama for the 2020 agenda, but it is at the party’s own risk.
He said it would be delusional for anybody to think that Mahama could snatch power from the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2020 elections.
Source: 3news. com - The National Democratic Congress (NDC) could languish in opposition until the 2028 general elections if they elect former president John Dramani Mahama as presidential candidate, a Political Science Lecturer has opined.
Columnist: Kwaku Badu, UK (at GhanaWeb. com) - There is no denying or hiding the fact that governance is a serious business, and as such it requires forward thinking, serious and committed group of people to bring about the needed development.
Source: Class FM Online - The loss of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the 2016 elections was not only a defeat but a rejection, hence the party needs a new leader for successive elections, private legal practitioner Nii Kpakpo Samoa Addo has stated.
Ghanaweb-News Opinion - Usually, as soon as one election is over, the next has already begun. MP`s and Government alike concentrate the main time of their time in figuring out, how to win the next election. The first year after is used to give posts and functions out.