The Ashanti Regional branch
of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has stopped its members
from participating in the offline registration in the ongoing Limited Registration
Exercise being undertaken by the Electoral Commission (EC).
According to the NDC, the EC is ambushing political parties with its decision to resort to offline registration after its internet connection failed in the ongoing Limited Voters Registration Exercise.
of the New Patriotic Party, Mr Sammy Awuku has meanwhile explained that the
reason for the offline registration centres is poor internet service in some
According to him, it
is surprising that the Ashanti Regional branch of the NDC has stopped their
members from registering in the offline registration exercise.
“I find it very
strange and difficult to believe that the tycoons themselves and communicators
of the parties are championing it,” he stated on Peace FM, monitored by Adomonline.
He further debunked
claims by the NDC that not all the centres have been published in the gazette
for the Limited Registration Exercise.
“It’s not true, it is
a propaganda and to be frank I feel their pain, if you are in opposition your
opposition must be credible,” he added.
Source: Adomonline | Nana Aba Mensah