Vote is Stolen, Says Ghanaian Opposition


The main opposition New Patriotic Party has issued what it called a "Red Sheet" of collated figures from the presidential election in 10 constituencies, alleging that President John Dramani Mahama was fraudulently credited with as many as 52,483 votes "from nowhere".
  • Ghana:  The Vote Is Stolen - NPP

    Ghanaian Chronicle, 11 December 2012

    As President John Dramani Mahama was conducting his victory rally at the Obra Spot, near the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra yesterday, to officially put the presidential and ... read more »

Argument at a polling station.

  • Ghana:  NPP Blames EC for Woes

    Ghanaian Chronicle, 11 December 2012

    The Electoral Commission has been at the receiving end, as the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has blamed it for the party's defeat at last Friday's general elections. read more »

  • Ghana:  Ghana's Opposition Rejects Outcome of Presidential Polls

    The New Times, 11 December 2012

    Electoral Commission (EC) Sunday evening announced that Mahama of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) won 50.70 percent of the total valid votes, avoiding a runoff, while ... read more »

  • Ghana:  Respect the People's Voice - President Mahama Urges Rivals

    African Elections Project, 10 December 2012

    President-elect John Dramani Mahama is urging political leaders particularly of parties that participated in the 2012 elections to respect the verdict of the polls and the people's ... read more »

  • Ghana:  Opposition Cries Foul Over Election

    African Elections Project, 10 December 2012

    The Chairman of the Electoral Commission, Dr Afari Djan, this evening made a declaration on the December 7 presidential election. read more »

  • Ghana:  NPP Wants EC to Stay Declaration of Results

    African Elections Project, 9 December 2012

    The New Patriotic Party is calling on the Electoral Commission of Ghana to desist from announcing the results and declaring victors in the general elections. read more »

  • Ghana:  Peace Council Condemns Opposition Party

    African Elections Project, 9 December 2012

    The National Peace Council (NPC) has condemned the press conference by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Saturday evening, at which the party announced that it had secured a first ... read more »

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