List of political parties in Ghana

List of political parties in Ghana

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This article lists political parties in Ghana.

Ghana has a multi-party system, However, there are two dominant political parties (the National Democratic Congress and the New Patriotic Party), with extreme difficulty for anybody to achieve electoral success under the banner of any other party.


  • The parties in Ghana 1
    • Fourth Republic (1992-present) 1.1
    • Third Republic (1979-1981) 1.2
    • Second Republic (1969-1972) 1.3
    • Independent State within the Commonwealth (1957-1960)/First Republic (1960-1966) 1.4
    • Pre-Independence 1.5
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

The parties in Ghana

Fourth Republic (1992-present)

There are 23 registered political parties on the list of the Electoral Commission of Ghana during the Fourth Republic.[1]

Third Republic (1979-1981)

Second Republic (1969-1972)

Independent State within the Commonwealth (1957-1960)/First Republic (1960-1966)


See also


  1. ^ "Profile of Registered Political Parties in Ghana". Official website. Electoral Commission of Ghana. Retrieved 17 September 2012. 

External links

  • National Electoral Commission - Registered Political Parties
  • Political Parties: A Cross-National Survey
  • Ghana Political Parties
  • Political Parties and Political Participation in Ghana