Two EC Officers arrested for tampering with presidential ballots

Two officers of the Electoral Commission are in police custody for attempting to manipulate the presidential ballot papers in the ongoing general elections.

The suspects are Mary Adatsi and Ahmed Shafawu in the Awutu Senya (Central Region) and Bawku Central constituencies (Upper East).

The EC in a statement said “In the case ot Bawku Central, only one of such ballots was used. However the case of Awutu Senya West, none of the ballots were used.”

It added “The Commission assures the general public that the officers will be prosecuted and dealt with by law.”

Read copy of statement below:


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