Xi Jinping has been confirmed as the man chosen to lead China for the next decade. Mr Xi led the new Politburo Standing Committee onto the stage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, signalling his elevation to the top of China's ruling Communist Party.
AMA official arrested before cameras for compromising his position
A press conference to launch a disaster fund in the wake of the Melcom disaster turned dramatic when an official of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) was arrested in the full glare of the public. Christian Ababio is alleged to have been compromised by a private developer who was putting up an eight-storey building without permit.
Leave polling stations after voting - EC warns voters
The Electoral Commission (EC) has directed all voters to leave the polling stations immediately after casting their vote on Election Day. The directive is in contrast to an order by the executives of some political parties in the Eastern Region who keep asking their followers and supporters at their rallies not to leave the polling stations after casting their vote, so that they will help check illegal acts that will be perpetrated by their opponents.