Political parties are vital institutions in a democracy. The Political Parties page displays the official list of political parties recognized by the Electoral Commission.
There is strength in numbers. One person alone cannot really change anything, but a group of people rallying together for the same cause makes a much larger impact. Political parties bring groups of like-minded people together, act as a means in which people can speak to the government and have a say in governance.
Ghana is one of 40 nations with a multi-party political system. The Electoral Commission regulates all political parties and requires interested groups to register before operating. Below is the official list of political parties regulated and recognized by the Commission.