A guide to the ideologies of political parties in ghana may 24, 2015 may 26, 2015 / jerome kuseh a political party’s ideology guides its economic, social, governance, legal and foreign policies.
So, ideologies like their twin sisters: doctrines and mission statements provide direction to political parties thus, as we say in research that theories guide practice, so it is convenient to say that ideologies shape policies and political decisions and actions. Gyampopmd 144 31/10/2012, 12:30 van gyampo: the youth and political ideology in ghanaian politics 145 setting the youth were recognised as active political agents and were legally represented by their leader, ‘nkwaakwaahene’, in the council of elders.
Unfortunately, a brief survey conducted shows that political ideology though relevant, contributes little in whipping up support for political parties among the youth the paper, among other things, discusses the reasons for the seeming irrelevance of political ideology among the youth. When political activity continued he had the prominent opposition politicians arrested and imprisoned people who had helped gain independence for ghana, such as jg danquah, died in prison jb danquah had invited nkrumah back to ghana and made him the general secretary of a political party.
The ideological confusion of ghana's political parties: a take on ndc so it is convenient to say that ideologies shape policies and political decisions and actions they are at the core of. Private legal practitioner, john ndebugri, has said contrary to what many people believe, there is no ideology backing politics in ghana as the two major pol. Under the fourth republican dispensation, the two main political parties in ghana namely the national democratic congress (ndc) and the new patriotic party (npp) have different ideologies as to how the nation should be governed the npp employs the political ideology of liberalism or liberal democracy.
The youth and political ideology in ghanaian politics: the case of the fourth republic the youth of ghana have played an important role in both local and national politics since the inception of the fourth republic. The youth of ghana have played an important role in both local and national politics since the inception of the fourth republic among other things, they have served as the foot-soldiers and channels through which party manifestoes have been. Speaking to raymond acquah on the upfront programme on the joy news channel on multi tv thursday, mr ndebugri described the concept of ideology as a “misnomer” in ghanaian politics “the political class are not concerned about the colour of the horse but the rider.
Pdf | the youth of ghana have played an important role in both local and national politics since the inception of the fourth republic among other things, they have served as the foot-soldiers and.