New voters’ register: EC needs to address concerns of …
New Patriotic Party stalwart, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko believes the Electoral Commission has not adequately addressed all concerns surrounding the compilation of a new voters’ register before the 2020 election.
While admitting that a strong case has been made concerning cost between the renewal of and maintaining the voters’ register, he said the issue of timing remains.
“The EC has made a strong case (on cost and integrity) for a new register. But, for me, concerns about timing still not well addressed” Mr. Otchere-Darko tweeted on Saturday, January 11.
The EC has made a strong case (on cost and integrity) for a new register. But, for me, concerns about timing still not well addressed1483:29 AM – Jan 11, 2020Twitter Ads info and privacy35 people are talking about this
In less than 12 months, Ghanaians will be heading to the polls to elect a new president as while as Members of Parliament.
The Electoral Commission in December petitioned Parliament to approve GH¢444,846,663 for the compilation of a new voters’ register. The funds were approved by the House before it went on recess for the Christmas break.