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Electoral Commission rectifies mistake in Presidential results percentage

After public scrutiny of the percentage churn out by the chair of the EC during the presidential declaration result on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, the Electoral Commission of Ghana today Thursday, 10th December, 2020 has clarified the disparities in the figures and percentage of the presidential election results.

In a statement, the EC acknowledged that the Chairperson, Mrs Jean Mensa “inadvertently used 13,433,573 as the total valid votes cast.”

“The total valid votes cast is 13,119,460. This does not change the percentages stated for each candidate and the declaration made by the Chairperson,” .

The EC has since provided a summary of the 2020 presidential election results without the Techiman South constituency.

Meanwhile, the opposition NDC in a press cinference led by its minority leader, Hon. Haruna Iddrisu has stated the NDC does not accept the results of the elections.

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