Peace Council meets NDC ahead of Election 2020 results declaration; Mahama absents himself

Peace Council meets NDC ahead of Election 2020 results declaration; Mahama absents himself

- The presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama, has declined to have a meeting with the National Peace Council

- Mahama is reported to have said that the peace council ought to have the meeting with the New Patriotic Party (NPP) rather

- Mahama's running mate, Jane Naana Opoku Agyeman, and Larry Gbevlo Lartey, were among the leaders who had the meeting with the peace council

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The presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama, has rejected meeting with the National Peace Council ahead of the declaration of Election 2020 results by the Electoral Commission.

In an election programme monitored by YEN.com.gh on TV3’s Election Command Centre on Wednesday, Mahama was said to have absented himself from the meeting.

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Peace Council meets NDC ahead of Election 2020 results declaration; Mahama absents himself
The NDC presidential candidate, John Mahama. Photo credit: @officialjdmahama
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Mahama is said to have absented himself from the meeting because he believes the peace council should rather meet with the NPP and not the NDC.

Meanwhile, Mahama had earlier accused the EC of attempting to subvert the will of Ghanaians by trying to declare Akufo-Addo and the NPP as winners of the 2020 Elections.

He warned that the NDC will resist any attempt by the EC to overthrow the will of Ghanaians by calling Akufo-Addo the winner.

He also claimed that the NDC has won a total of 140 seats to have the majority in Parliament.

In addition to that Mahama says figures show that the NDC has won in 10 out of the 16 regions. Therefore, he has won the election.

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YEN.com.gh earlier published the report of 17 powerful NPP MPs who have all lost their seats to the NDC in the 2020 Elections.

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