Election 2016 EC reports Nduom et al to the police

The Electoral Commission on Monday (October 10,2016) disqualified twelve presidential nominees after they closed the filing of nominations.

  • Published:
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The Electoral Commission (EC) has reported twelve disqualified presidential nominees to the police for various electoral and criminal offences identified during the vetting of their nomination forms.

The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) confirmed this to the Daily Graphic newspaper.

She said they also referred the anomalies they identified to the Attorney-General’s Department for further prosecution.

The Electoral Commission on Monday (October 10,2016) disqualified twelve presidential nominees after they closed the filing of nominations.

READ ALSO: EC to begin balloting positions for qualified aspirants

The presidential nominees include All Peoples Congress’s Hassan Ayariga; Dr Edward Mahama of the Peoples National Convention (PNC), Dr Agyenim Boateng of the United Front Party (UFP), Kofi Akpaloo of the Independent People’s Party (IPP), Kwabena Adjei of the Reformed Patriotic Democrats (RPD), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP).

READ ALSO: Blame ‘sleeping’ Mornah for PNC’s disqualification

The others include: Dr Henry Herbert Lartey of the Great Consolidate Popular Party (GCPP), Richard Nixon Tetteh (United Development Systems Party), Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Ward Brew of the Democratic People’s Party (DPP), Alfred Kwame Asiedu Walker, an independent candidate, and Akua Donkor of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP). Akwesi Adae Odike of the United Progressive Party’s nomination is on hold pending a court case.

Meanwhile, nominations of President John Mahama of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Nana Akufo-Addo of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP),  Ivor Greenstreet of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) and Jacob Osei Yeboah – an independent aspirant have been accepted by the EC.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Appointment Here are the 212 MMDCEs appointed by Nana Addobullet
2 Rampage Irate NPP youth run riot over appointment of MMDCEsbullet
3 New Government Nana Akomea appointed boss of Intercity State...bullet
4 NPP Government Koku Anyidoho attacks Bawumia again; says he has no...bullet
5 Poor Relationship MMDCEs will be sacked after one year - John Boadubullet
6 Parliament Bribery Allegation I'm still unhappy over the...bullet
7 Ahead Of Election 2020 Fulfilling God’s purpose is my focus,...bullet
8 Upper East Heavy security in Zebilla as NPP thugs...bullet
9 Fight Against Galamsey Nana Addo unfazed by threats from...bullet
10 Appointment of MMDCEs Sene West NPP rejects Nana...bullet

Top Videos

1 Video Ken Agyapong vows to commit suicide if Mahama is not jailedbullet
2 Agenda 2020 Mahama interacts with former gov't appointeesbullet
3 Video Chaos erupts in Parliament over bribery reportbullet
4 Parliamentary Bribery Saga Opoku Prempeh insulted me – Suhuyinibullet
5 Watch Gbese Mantse vows to abdicate if Nana Addo winsbullet
6 Video What Ghanaians are saying about Agyarko's bribery...bullet
7 Ghana Elections Voters argue over position in queue at...bullet
8 Election 2016 I'll vote for Mahama - Nyaho Tamakloebullet

Politics