Over 150 EC limited voter registration forms destroyed in Hohoe as party agents fight

More than 150 voter registration forms of the Electoral Commission (EC) in the ongoing limited voter registration in Hohoe in the Volta Region were destroyed by agents of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC). This followed a misunderstanding between the party agents over voter registration data captured by officials of the […]

EC sells voters’ data to private company-raises concerns about breach of privacy

The report of the Auditor-General on Special Audits carried out on selected state institutions in the year 2018 has made a shocking revelation that the Electoral Commission (EC) has sold the data of voters to a private company for money. The private company, Bysystem Limited, subsequently, sold the electoral data to financial service providers for […]

EC blows millions without approvals, no supporting documents – A-G

The report of the Auditor-General on Special Audits carried out on selected state institutions in the year 2018 has uncovered several infractions at the Electoral Commission (EC) running into hundreds millions of cedis. The infractions, which mainly took place between 2014 and 2016, involves expenses related to the 2016 general elections. The Auditor-General has directed […]