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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...
Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

“Bastardizing” EC should be discouraged – KON

The Akufo-Addo government has wondered why former President John Mahama keeps “bastardizing” the Jean Mensa-led Electoral Commission with aspersions that cast doubt on the...
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Electoral Commission of Ghana drops timetable for Assembly elections

THE ELECTORAL Commission (EC) has released a timetable for the upcoming Assembly elections. Per the timetable available to DGN Online, the elections are scheduled to...
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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,...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

EC Advised to Seek Counsel from Afari Gyan on new Voter Register

The Electoral Commission (EC) has been advised to consult Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, the former EC Chairman on election related issues. According to the Director of...
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ROPAA: Respondents expected to File supplementary affidavit

Mr Sampson Lardi, counsel for the Respondents in the Representative of the Peoples Amendment Act (ROPAA) case on Thursday said his clients will file...
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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...
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Electoral Commission Says It Can’t go Contrary to Court Order on ROPAA

The Electoral Commission (EC) would not defy a court decision ordering it to operationalize the Representation of People Amendment Act (ROPAA) to allow Ghanaians...
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ROPAA Implementation Requires Due Diligence – Chief

The committee constituted by the Electoral Commission (EC) to facilitate the implementation of the Representation of the People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA) has been called...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC Stands Against Using ROPAA in 2020 Elections

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has kicked against any plans by the Electoral Commission (EC) to pilot the implementation of the Representation of People...
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EC to meet Parliament’s Special Budget Committee over district elections

The Electoral Commission (EC) will later on Wednesday meet Parliament’s Special Budget Committee over its preparedness for the district level elections scheduled to take...
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...
Mrs Jean Mensa

EC Admires Women’s Role in Fronting Democracy and Development

The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana, in statement to mark International Women’s Day, on Thursday, March 8, applauded the contributions of women towards the...
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ROPAA: Court Adjourns to March 21

The Electoral Commission (EC) on Monday filed an application at the High Court for extension of time to enable it to comply with Court’s...
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Man Cheated Electoral Commission for Gh₵45k

A 28-year-old Mavis Asantewaa Opoku who allegedly collected GHC45,000.00 under the pretext of securing an unemployed man a job with the Electoral Commission (EC)...
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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...
mrs. irene mensah

NDC’s Suspicion Of EC Increases

…Over minute disparity in collated results from Presidential Primary Existing suspicion that the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has for the Electoral Commission and its...
John Dramani Mahama

Ghana’s ex-president Mahama to lead NDC in 2020 general election

Ghana's ex-president John Dramani Mahama has become the leader of the country's largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), after overwhelmingly winning a...
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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...
Dr Eric Asare Bossman

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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ROPAA’s 3rd Implementation Consultation to be Held in E/R

The Eastern Region would host the third Regional Consultation on the Implementation of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006 (Act699), on...
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Chiefs and Queen Mothers in Central Region Recommend ROPAA

Chiefs and queen mothers in the Central Region have endorsed the implementation modalities being rolled-out for Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006...
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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...

CODEO urges EC, political parties to uphold integrity of the polls

The National Coordinator, Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) Mr .Albert Arhin, has announced that CODEO will be observing the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency...
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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...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

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...

NPP UK Hull Chapter Holds Annual Dinner To Mobilise For ROPAL

As a High Court in Accra, Human Rights Division, presided over by His Lordship Justice Anthony K. Yeboah, ordered the Electoral Commission to implement...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

Afari-Gyan suggests Ghanaians living abroad be allowed to vote

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), says Ghanaians living abroad must be allowed to partake in the nation’s Presidential...