EC is trying to impose Mahama on Ghanaians - Bishop reveals

EC is trying to impose Mahama on Ghanaians - Bishop reveals

- Head of the Dzorwulu Circuit of the Methodist Church has feared that the EC is trying to impose President Mahama on Ghanaians after the November 7th elections

- His comments follows decision by the EC to constitute the controversial 18-member steering committee

EC is trying to impose Mahama on Ghanaians - Bishop reveals

Rt. Rev Stephen Richard Bosomtwe-Ayensu

Minister in charge of the Dzorwulu Circuit of the Methodist Church of Ghana, Rt. Rev Stephen Richard Bosomtwe-Ayensu has argued that the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Charlotte Osei is conspiring to impose President Mahama on Ghanaians after the November 7th elections.

Commenting on the decision by the EC to constitute an 18-member steering committee ahead of the 2016 elections, Rt. Rev Stephen Richard Bosomtwe-Ayensu advised that the Commission must consult with the Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) and other stakeholders.

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The EC chair cannot appoint the president for the people but the people must rather choose their leader. The current posture of the EC seems to portray that the Commission wants to impose the sitting President on us,” he emphasised.

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Meanwhile, the Electoral Commission has asked the public to disregard media reports claiming that the Steering Committee has been suspended. According to the EC in a statement signed by Director of Public Relations at the Electoral Commission, Christian Owusu Parry “the Commission wishes to inform the public that the reports are erroneous and should be disregarded”.

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