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Upgrade current voters’ register-Coalition

The Coalition of Political Parties known as the Inter-Party Resistance Against New Voter Register is urging the Electoral Commission (EC) to upgrade the current...
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Malawi election: Chilima’s name missing in voters’ register

Malawi Vice President, Saulos Chilima, who is among the presidential candidates challenging the incumbent Peter Mutharika in the May 21 polls, has had his...
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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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EC plans to hold 2-day exhibition of provisional voters register

The two- day exercise according to a statement issued by Mr Eric Kofi Dzakpasu the Head of Communications of the EC would enable those...

NGO Unveils Election 2016 Project

Global Media Foundation, human rights media advocacy organisation, has launched its 2016 election project dubbed: Change Ambassadors for Peace Education (CAPE) Project in...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

EC Debug Being in Bed With NPP Over Voters Register

Responding to allegations made by Mr John Adu Jack, the NDC Dormaa Central Constituency Parliamentary aspirant at a news conference in Dormaa Ahenkro,...
Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

EC confirms Bawumia got verified outside their approved centre

A statement signed by Mr Amadu Sulley, the EC’s Deputy Chairman in-charge of Operations, and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the Commission’s...
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Tse Addo Kwaku voter exhibition centre recorded low turn out

Mr Eric Arthur Botwe, the Polling Agent, for the area told the Ghana News Agency that as at Tuesday, July 19, only 16 out...
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NHIS card holders re-registering slated to commence on July 18

The affected persons are to do the re-registration at the district offices of the EC in the areas where they registered. All affected persons would...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

Ghana Electoral Commission completes deletion of 56,000 NHIS registrants

By this, the EC has complied with an order by the Supreme Court last Tuesday that it delete names of those who had used...
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Flawed voters’ register can jeopardize Ghana’s democratic process

In order to prevent this, he said the voters’ register would soon be opened for validation to enable qualified voters who are not on...
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Danquah Institute repeats its call for electoral changes

This was contained in a statement released Thursday which catalogued calls by all the stakeholders in the upcoming November election for urgent electoral reforms...

NPP to use two different registers for Ablekuma West primaries

The incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for the area is said to produced her own list for an election she is contesting while the...
Mr Benedict Clottey (left), Registration Officer at the East Akror Centre attending to people

Limited registration postponed to April 28

This is to enable new voters who have attained age 18 and those who qualify but were unable to register the last time the...

UK PM Discredits Ghana’s Voters Register

This is coming ahead of the 2016 crucial general elections in Ghana. These letters, according to Echo, have been written in response to a petition...
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NPP Case Against Voter Register Not Strong Enough – ARM

He said there is no doubt that Ghana’s Voters’ Register is over bloated but for the NPP to single out one region to make...

Voting begins smoothly in Northern region

There were long queues at some polling stations that the GNA visited and at the Choggu West polling station in the Tamale Central Constituency,...

Dr Percy Calls Ghana’s electoral system robust

He said “we are trying to address non-existent problem because the system is robust” and can address any problem both actual or imagined. Dr Percy...
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EC tells NPP to provide detailed documentary evidence

Mrs Charlotte Osei, EC Chairperson said the Commission is waiting for more documentary evidence from the NPP on the claims of the bloated register. “We...

Minors on the electoral roll must be sanctioned – EC

She said given the entrenched positions adopted by the two main political parties – the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress...
Charlotte Kesson-Smith Osei

EC cannot sanction new voters’ register

At a stakeholders’ forum to speak to issues of whether or not Ghana needed a new register or clean up the existing one, Madam...

EC promises trustworthy electoral process

The Commissioner, Mrs Charlotte Osei, stated this, on Thursday, at the opening session of the two-day public hearing on the over 30 petitions submitted...
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O.B Amoah casts doubts on questions at voters’ register forum

O.B Amoah contended that he’s not convinced the EC was able to furnish the five member panel with the various submissions by the parties...
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Chaos arise at Ledzokuku NDC over voters’ register

The delegates, clad in red attire with some hav­ing red bands on their wrists and around their heads, gathered at the entrance of the...

NPP warns EC against Paul Afoko

The acting chairman, Freddie Blay, in a letter dated October 28 to the electoral body said due to the suspension “all correspondence and records”...
Lawyer Yaw Oppong

lawyer questions EC’s stance on voters’ register issue

He told Bridget Otoo on TV3's News @ 10 Thursday night that it would be "strange and alien" for the EC to mount the...
Mr. Emmanuel Akwetey, IDEG

IDEG proposes use of a “surgical” approach to correct voters’ register

However, he agreed some credibility has to be ascribed to the register. At a stakeholders’ forum on the voters' register on Thursday, the main...
Reverend Dr Paul Yaw Frimpong-Manso

Rev. Frimpong-Manso advises EC to be neutral on Voters’ register

He said petitions forwarded to the EC should be carefully examined before they come out with their final verdict on the register. “I don’t think...
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Voters’ register forum takes off today

A five member panel set up by the Electoral Commission will conduct the public hearings over the next two days. Political parties and civil...

New voters’ register is not the solution

The points being raised by these persons have no solution to a credible identification system for voting. It is a hand to mouth suggestion...