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Shooting incidents at collation centres won’t be swept under carpet- Kan-Dapaah

The Minister for National Minister-nominee, Albert Kan-Dapaah, has assured Ghanaians that the shooting incidents that were witnessed at some electoral collation centres leading to the loss of seven lives in the 2020 elections, will not be swept under the...

Election petition: Mahama files motion to subpoena Jean Mensa for cross examination

The Counsel for the petitioner in the 2020 presidential election has filed a motion on notice for leave to re-open case of petitioner to enable the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission to testify. Signed by Tony Lithur, the purpose of...

Supreme court throws out petitioners request to cross-examine Jean Mensa

A seven-member panel presided over by the Chief Justice Anin-Yeboah has dismissed the request by counsel for the petitioner Tsatsu Tsikata to allow the EC Chairperson to subject herself to cross-examination. Justice Anin-Yeboah in his ruling said the court is...

EC Boss, President Akufo-Addo cannot be cross examined – SC

The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed an application by the Petitioner in the Election 2020 Trial to compel Mrs Jean Mensa, the Electoral Commission Chairperson and Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to be cross examined. The Court, in a unanimous decision,...

Supreme Court to rule today on whether EC Chairperson should mount witness box

The Supreme Court will today rule on whether or not the EC chair Jean Mensah should mount the witness box in the ongoing election petition hearing. The first and second respondents had earlier submitted witness statements to the court but...

EC to know her fate on whether to mount witness box or not on Thursday

The Supreme Court will tomorrow (Thursday, 11, February), rule on whether or not to compel the EC Chairperson, Jean Mensah, to mount the witness box. This comes after Lawyers for parties in the ongoing election petition hearing have presented oral...

Supreme Court adjourns ruling on withdrawal of witnesses by respondents

Lawyers for parties in the ongoing election petition hearing at the Supreme Court have presented oral arguments on whether or not the EC Chairperson Jean Mensah and the second respondent should be made to mount the witness box to...

Election Petition: Stop all media engagements after proceedings – CJ tells legal counsels

Chief Justice (CJ) Anin-Yeboah has again asked the legal counsels in the ongoing election petition hearing to desist from any media engagements after court proceedings. He made the passionate plea yesterday (February 8), after the cross-examination of Robert Joseph Mettle-Nunoo,...

Petitioner in 2020 election petition closes case after cross examination of third witness

Petitioner in the 2020 election petition has closed his case after cross-examination of his third witness Rojo Mettle-Nunoo by lawyers for the respondents, the Electoral Commission and President Akufo-Addo. Mr Tsatsu Tsikata indicated that they are not calling further witnesses. Following...

Our witnesses won’t testify – EC, Akufo-Addo

The witness for the Electoral Commission (EC) in the 2020 election petition (EC), Mrs Jean Mensa, who is also the Chairperson of the EC, will not give any evidence, lawyers for the EC have indicated to the Supreme Court. Lead...

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