Election 2020: EC to publish 32,000 deleted names
The list will be published on EC's website
The Electoral Commission of Ghana says it will publish the names of those who have been exempted from the voters register.
According to the commission's Chairperson, Mrs Jean Mensa noted that, the list which is over 32,000 will be published on Monday, November 23.
“The law requires us to publish this list but in the interest of transparency, the Commission will be publishing this list on the website on Monday, the 30,000 persons made up of the exemptions and multiples list,” Mrs Mensa told the Council of State on Friday, November 20 when she met members to brief them on her outfit’s preparedness for the December 7 polls.
“We intend to publish this on the website.” she added as quoted by 'Pulsegh'
51 persons on the exemptions list, have already challenged the Commission in court and successfully had their names restored onto the register.
Approximately, 18,619 are on the multiples list while 14,002 are on the exceptions list, making a total of 32,621.
These persons are said to have engaged in multiple registrations or committed some breaches as regards the new registration conducted earlier this year as per CI 126.
Additionally, the EC has said that it 90 percent ready for the December 7 polls.