- The EC is set to declare the results of the 2020 election today, December 8, 2020
- According to reports, the declaration would be declared at the AICC
- The EC made a resolution to declare the results of the December 7 elections in 24 hours after ballots close
The Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) has announced that it will declare the results of the just-ended 2020 presidential election at 5 pm today, December 8, 2020.
According to a report sighted by YEN.com.gh on citinews, the declaration will be done at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC).
The Chairperson of the Commission, Jean Mensah is the one who serves as the returning officer for the presidential polls.
The announcement will come 24 hours after the close of polls on December 7 as promised by the Commission.
The National Democratic Congress, in particular, as well as many Ghanaians was skeptical of the EC’s 24-hour target.
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In other news, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that Madam Lydia Seyram Alhassan, the Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency has spoken following her win in the parliamentary polls.
The incumbent MP and now MP-elect gave thanks to God for answering prayers and also expressed appreciation to her constituents for believing in her leadership.
In a Facebook post, the legislator shared a photo of herself and captioned it: "Thank you God for an answered prayer. Thank you Ayawaso West Wuogon for this Victory. I take my scripture from Proverbs 21:31."
Many fans and supporters of the Member of Parliament took to the comment section to congratulate her over her gallant performance.
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