The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has rejected the results of the 2020 presidential election.
The NDC in a press conference addressed by the Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu said they will not accept a “flawed” election.
He also said the party had petition the EC over some alleged irregularities but the EC went ahead and declared President Akufo-Addo winner.
The NDC says they want re-collation of all the results and also want results of Techiman South declared which they believe will give them majority in parliament.
Akufo-Addo has been given the nod to continue serving as Ghana’s President for the next four years.
Akufo-Addo, who led the New Patriotic Party into the December 7 polls, obtained 6,730,413 votes, representing 51.59% while the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama placed second, garnering 6,214,889 which represents 47.36% of the total ballots cast
.This was announced by the Returning Officer of the 2020 presidential election, Jean Mensa, today, December 9, 2020.
She said the figures exclude results from the Techiman South constituency.
Total valid votes cast, according to the Electoral Commission, was 13,434,574 representing 79% of total registered voters.