Man with 355 voters ID card duplicates arrested

Police at Asokore Mampong in the Ashanti Region have arrested a 36-year old man who had in his possession 355 duplicates of the new Voters’ ID Cards and 17 National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Cards. The suspect, John Amoah, told police that he was taking contact details of residents at Buobai a suburb of the […]

EC suspends voter registration on Friday over Eid-ul-Adha celebration

The Electoral Commission (EC) says it will not undertake voter registration on Friday, July 31, 2020. This was captured in a press statement issued by the EC on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. “The public is hereby informed that the Commission will not undertake the Voters Registration Exercise on Friday the 31st of July, 2020.” “The […]

Togolese arrested for attempting to acquire Ghanaian voters card

Officers of the Ghana Immigration Service at the Pulimakom Border Post in the Upper East Region yesterday arrested a Togolese for attempting to acquire Ghanaian voters’ identification card. The Togolese who was identified as Mr. Bouguiligue Kouassi Kampe was picked up in a joint Immigration-Police operation at the Bimpelle Primary School registration center at Woriyanga […]

Supreme Court orders EC to provide legal basis for excluding of Voters’ ID

The Supreme Court has ordered the Electoral Commission (EC) to provide legal reasons why they have chosen to omit the existing voter identification card out of the list of ID cards acceptable for the upcoming voters’ registration exercise set to begin at the end of June. The seven-member panel was presided over by the Chief […]