Zanetor Rawlings cleared to contest for parliamentary election

Zanetor Rawlings cleared to contest for parliamentary election

Dr. Zanetor Agyeman Rawlings has now been given the constitutional mandate to contest ahead of this year's parliamentary and presidential elections.

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This was made known in a 4-1 majority decision by the supreme court presided over by Justice William Atuguba. What this means is that Dr. Zanetor Rawlings is now NDC's official parliamentary candidate for the Klottey Korle constituency.

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Zanetor's victory follows a filed suit by her contender, Nii Armah Ashitey who had earlier challenged Zanetor's eligibility as a Ghanaian voter - a development which saw the electoral commission reveal that the daughter of the Rawlings was indeed not a registered voter. Zanetor Rawlings, however, registered as a voter when the Electoral Commission opened its limited registration in May.

Source: Yen.com.gh

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