The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana mandated by law as the official body responsible for organising and supervising elections in the country might just relinquish it’s duty in the coming weeks in the Northern Region.
Information reaching Bole based Nkilgi FM, says officials EC usually recruit might not work due to several issues and this could jeopardize the upcoming District Assembly elections and perhaps next years Presidential and Parliamentary elections.
Returning officers have been receiving 700 Cedis after a tedious work but 3 years down the line, the amount is still the same as 700 Cedos.
Again, fuel allowance has not been provided, Top trainers are not been paid after training Key trainers at the regional level among other factors.
Hence their decision to halt every electoral activity.
Our source say until the issues raised are sorted out amicably, no electoral activities will come on henceforth.
Meanwhile efforts made to reach out the Northern regional Electoral commission boss was a difficulty since Mr Anas is not willing to discuss issues of money.
Source: nkilgifmonline.com/ Mudasiru Afari Techi