Election 2020: Man on sick bed votes in tightly-contested race

Election 2020: Man on sick bed votes in tightly-contested race

- A man who is on his sickbed has been seen casting his vote in this year's general election

- The man was seen in hospital clothes and was photographed exercising his franchise

- Ghanaians have gone to the polls to elect the nation's next president and parliamentarians for the next four years

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Charles Asante Yeboah, an ill bedridden hospital patient has moved heaven and earth to be able to exercise his franchise in the ongoing 2020 general election.

According to reports sighted by YEN.com.gh on Kasapafmonline, the man has been on admission at the International Maritime Hospital in Tema.

He however was not going to allow his present state to stop him from voting and got his handlers to get him to his polling station.

Election 2020: Man on sick bed votes in tightly-contested race

Photo: Facebook/Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Facebook/John Dramani Mahama, Kasapafmonline
Source: UGC

With the support of health officials, Charles Asante Yeboah cast his ballot at the Community 7 Datus Polling Station.

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The voter who did not want his ill health to prevent him from exercising his voting right was assisted by the health officials and Electoral Commission officers upon arrival.

The delighted voter has since returned back to his hospital after his wish has been fulfilled.

Election 2020: Man on sick bed votes in tightly-contested race

Election 2020: Man on sick bed votes. Photo: Kasapafmonline
Source: UGC

YEN.com.gh earlier reported that some sort of mixup has rocked the election process in Bole Bamboi where ex-president John Dramani Mahama cast his vote today, Monday, December 7, 2020.

There was some slight issue at Mahama's polling center in Bole Bamboi where the name of one of the bodyguards of former president Mahama was missing from the voters' register.

The issue happened at the same time when ex-president John Mahama arrived at the polling station and was cleared to exercise his franchise.

The issue happened at the same time when ex-president John Mahama arrived at the polling station and was cleared to exercise his franchise.

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