Election 2020: NDC MP for Odododiodio Nii Lante Vanderpuye arrested

Election 2020: NDC MP for Odododiodio Nii Lante Vanderpuye arrested

The MP for Odododiodio, Nii Lante Vabdepuye has been arrested by the police over some chaos in the constituency.

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Vanderpuye who is also the NDC's hours candidate for the constituency in the 2020 elections was arrested in the early hours of Tuesday, December 8, 2020.

According to a report YEN.com.gh monitored on Joy News TV, Vanderpuye was arrested t the Modak Hotel by a group security personnel.

Election 2020: NDC MP for Odododiodio Nii Lante Vanderpuye arrested
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Vanderpuye s reported to have been arrested by police in connection with a shooting incident in the vicinity. He is said to have been arrested alongside 12 other young men.

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Vanderpuye contested the seat with the NPP's Nii Lante Bannerman and has already claimed victory even though certified results have not been released.

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Still on the 2020 elections, the NPP has reacted tot the NDC's press conference claiming to have flipped 36 of its seats.

According to the NPP's General Secretary John Boadu, the party is winning majority in parliament and retaining the presidential seat.

John Boadu claimed that President Nana Akufo-Addo has a commanding 700,000 lead over John Mahama out of results from 87% of polling stations

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