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EC will go by court ruling on limited voter registration

Whatever be the outcome of the ruling of the Court on the pending limited voter registration, the Electoral Commission (EC) will abide by it,...
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EC Picks June 7 for Limited Registration

The Electoral Commission has announced that it would undertake a limited voter’s registration exercise in all the district offices and some selected polling centres...
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EC Plans on Compiling New Voter Register for 2020 Elections

The Electoral Commission (EC) will compile a new voters register ahead of the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections. A statement signed by Mrs Jean Mensa,...
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NDC Warns EC whilst isolating itself from new voter register reports

The largest opposition party, National Democratic Congress, is warning the country’s Electoral Commission to be careful in discharging its duties as expected of it...
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EC Advised Against Rushing ROPAA Implementation

Some stakeholders in the Northern Region have advised the Electoral Commission (EC) not to hasten in its decision to implement the Representation of...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Ghana’s EC Continuous Voter ID Cards Replacement

The Electoral Commission (EC) has announced for the information of the public that it has with immediate effect resumed the issuance of Voter ID...
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ROPAA 2020: Diaspora Group calls for Constitutional Instruments from EC

As a matter of urgency a Diaspora Group is demanding constitutional instruments from the Electoral Commission for the implementation of Representation of the People...
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Ashanti NDC Chairman Praises Police and EC

Mr. Augustus Nana Akwasi Andrews, the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has given high marks to the Police and the...
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EC asked to takeover registration of voters under ROPAA

Participants at a stakeholders consultative engagement on the implementation of the Representation of the People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA) have proposed that the Electoral Commission...
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ROPAA Full Execution Will Be A Shared Credit – EC

Failure by the Electoral Commission (EC) to implement the Representation of the Peoples Amendment Act (ROPAA) will be in contempt of court and a...
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EC adding Ghana to Money Laundering risk countries unfair – Government

Government of Ghana described here on Tuesday as unfair treatment the decision by the European Commission (EC) to add the country to the Money...
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Ghana’s EC Moves Towards ROPAA Execution

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday took a step towards operationalization of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006 (Act 699), which...
Election in Ghana

“Elections Are Won At Polling Stations” Comment Is Unfortunate Dictum On Ghana

Whoever said that, "Elections are Won at the Polling Stations, has done a big disservice to Ghana democracy. The comment made by the former...
Ghana Election

EC will be using 2016 Voters Register for the up-coming by-election

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Thursday said it will use the 2016 Voter Register to conduct the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency by-election, slated for...
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Ghana’s EC says no media will pay for election accreditation

Madam Jean Adukwei Mensa, the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, has announced that journalists will no longer be required to pay for election accreditation...
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Atuguba and Dotse find themselves in the good books of Afari-Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Electoral Commissioner, has lauded two judges for making recommendations to the Electoral Commission (EC) towards improving the electoral process...
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EC Confirms the Participation of NPP Aspirant in By-election

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Saturday gave its consent to Madam Lydia Alhassan, the New Patriotic Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Aspirant for Ayawaso...
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EC Chair Confirms All Six Proposed Regions Met Every Constitutional Requirements

Mrs Jean Mensa, the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, has said that all six proposed regions in the December 27 Referendum have met the...
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EC appeals to voters to exercise their franchise in referendum

The Electoral Commission (EC) has appealed to voters to come out and exercise their franchise in the December 27 referendum on the creation of...
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EC to go ahead with referendum despite injunction

The Electoral Commission (EC) says it has received reports from a section of the media that an injunction has been placed on the upcoming...
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President insist creation of new districts is just to promote development

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said the creation of new administrative regions is for the purpose of bringing development to the people and...
Haruna Iddris

Minority leader demands briefing on regional reorganisation referendum

The Minority on Friday drew the attention of Parliament to invite the Electoral Commission (EC) to brief the House on how prepared it is...
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EC staff undergo training on election administration

A- three- week training workshop is underway in Koforidua, to build the capacities of newly recruited staff of the Electoral Commission (EC) in the...

PPP Determine To win Assin North Parliamentary seat

With more than three years to the 2020 polls, the Progressive People's Party (PPP), has expressed its unwavering determination to convincingly win the Assin...
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Ghana’s EC Chair, Deputies Should Step Down – Penplusbytes

The importance of a National Elections Commission (EC) cannot be overemphasized as they embody the legitimacy and credibility of the electoral process, which is...
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Undefined EC Logo Must Be Removed

I am not inclined to get involved in the ongoing fierce and nasty battle raging on the premises of the so-called Independent Electoral Commission,...
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EC appreciates FAITH for its performance in the 2016 elections

Mrs Charlotte Osei, Chair of the Electoral Commission (EC), has lauded the Forum for Actions on Inclusion, Transparency and Harmony (FAITH) Ghana on its...

EC is now responsible for creation of Assemblies

The creation of new Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in the country is now the sole mandate of the Electoral Commission (EC). Initially, the...

Many Ghanaians Ignorant Of 72-hour EC Declaration Deadline

Participants at a post-election evaluation workshop have observed that sensitisation and education of the public on the declaration of subsequent general election by the...

3 Persons Stand Trial For Possessing Fake Election Accreditation

A Kumasi Circuit Court, presided over by Mrs. Mary Nsenkyire, on Wednesday, adjourned the case in which three persons are standing trial over possession...