The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs. Jean Mensah, and her deputies have paid a courtesy call on Former President John Dramani Mahama at his east Cantoments office in Accra.

Former President Mahama who is also the flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress, (NDC), writing on his Facebook Timeline said they  discussed a wide range of issues of concern to the party, the NDC and the Commission itself.

This according to former President Mahama centered on the just ended limited registration exercise, implementation of Representation of the People’s (Amendment) Law, (ROPAL), the need for a robust and reliable IT system for the EC, gazetting of polling station results of election 2016, which remains outstanding, among others.

He also reiterated the need for the Chairperson and her team to see political parties as active partners in the electioneering process to ensure free, fair and transparent elections.

“On behalf of the NDC, I reminded the Commission that Ghana’s electoral process is considered an example and one of the best on the continent of Africa, and this is because of the exchange of ideas and the timely resolution of challenges we face after each and every election. “ He said.

 

Compiled by Ruth Abla Adjorlolo

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