Voilence Breaks As Samini Wins SRC President For GIMPA

Violence breaks at GIMPA as Samini's opponent misunderstood the election process after he elected the SRC President.

Voilence Breaks As Samini Wins SRC President For GIMPA

A violent argument broke out as celebrated Ghanaian dance hall artiste Samini after being announced as the SCR President-elect at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration( GIMPA) elections yesterday.

The Dancehall musician won in a landslide victory, beating his opponent, Theophilus Quartey, in the race to lead the student body as its spokesperson.

A video of some students of GIMPA has been seen violently confronting security officers at the campus after the election

In the video, students believed to be supporters of Theophilus Quartey, we’re seen disagreeing with the results and demanding a recount.

It also captured the moment when a ballot box was whisked away by an election official to prevent the violent crowd from breaking it apart.

No information has officially come out to confirm that it was supporters of Samini’s opponent that started the misunderstanding but calls from deep sources made this clear

Samini on the other hand has pledged to use his influence to propel the university to a higher level.

It was reported that Samini polled 307 votes ahead of Theophilus Quartey, who gathered 212 votes. The news has thrown his supporters on campus into a jubilant mood.

some students out of excitement started singing Samini's songs to express excitement over his win. In the video below, the students could be heard singing his verse on Ofori Amponsah's Odwo song.

Samini who has been spotted at the scene among his fellow students who were cheering him received the fans and jammed with them.

Samini returned to school this year after he announced that he is now studying at GIMPA. In a post he shared on social media, he encouraged anyone who wishes to return to school to do so as it is not too late.

“This post is to inspire whoever wants to go back to school that it’s NEVER too late to start from wherever you left off,” he wrote. The 'My Own' singer is in the Business School where he is studying Finance.

Samini who actively campaigned for the NPP in the 2020 elections later announced that he would be contesting in the GIMPA SRC elections as the President. "I Emmanuel Andrew Samini popular known as Samini picked up forms to stand for GIMPA SRC Presidency," he said in a video recorded on campus.

"If all things go well and I am approved, I will be going for the elections coming few discontinued. Campaigning for votes, he added that "and I urge all of you to come in your numbers to vote for me so we bring a massive change".

Accordingly, Samini has now won elections. However, he is yet to break his silence from the victory he has chalked from the elections this night.

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