Voters Registeration: EC clarifies misinformation on ‘alien terms’ regarding guarantor system

Must Read

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Ghana’s Sulemanu Tetteh and Christian Amoah knocked out of Games

Ghanaian boxer Sulemanu Tetteh and weightlifter Christian Amoah have both exited in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Tetteh lost to...

Trio present $44, 000 academic scholarship to Chief Imam’s office

The Chairman of Afro-Arab Group of Companies, Alhaji Abdul Salamu Amadu in collaboration with the Chairman for the Centre for...

Collins Dauda charged with causing financial loss to the state in Saglemi Housing deal

Former Water Resources, Works and Housing Minister, Alhaji Collins Dauda, has been charged with causing financial loss to the...
ABC News Ghana is an investigative media house that focuses on politics, sports and the economy. Our work is thoroughly researched, balanced and fair. Our vision is to become the most preferred indigenous news brand for men in West Africa.
The Electoral Commission has advised the public to disregard a social media post purported to be coming for the EC and pointing out the ills of the commission’s guarantor system.

Acting Director of Public Affairs, Sylvia Annoh, in a signed statement, described the post as completely false.

The statement added that the system could detect a guarantor who has guaranteed for more than ten people.

“Our electoral system is capable of picking guarantors who guarantee for more than 10 applicants,” it said.

“It is an electoral offence to guarantee for more than 10 applicants,” the statement added

It then explained the system does not contain all the alien terms mentioned in the audio being circulated by a gentleman calling himself McKenzie

“The system in place is not based on ‘Algorithm Mathematics’ as it is being alleged. Neither does the system have a vault called ‘Non-verifiable Names’. These terms are completely unknown to the Electoral Commission’s systems,” it said.

The Commission therefore urged the general public to refer to it’s news and information portals for credible information regarding the registration process, adding that “We encourage the general public to be circumspect and assist the Electoral Commission to deliver a credible register by being vigilant and ensuring that fake news is not spread.”

Submit your stories or articles to or Whatsapp them to +233 553620623

- Advertisement -


Latest News

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Lamont Marcell Jacobs claims shock 100m gold

Italy's Lamont Marcell Jacobs claimed a shock gold in the Olympic 100m final after Great Britain's Zharnel Hughes was...

More Articles Like This

%d bloggers like this: