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BREAKING: Two EC Officials arrested for cutting off Akufo-Addo’s picture on Ballot papers [See Photos]

BREAKING: Two EC Officials arrested for cutting off Akufo-Addo's picture on Ballot papers [See Photos]

Ghananews.org has gathered an image column of Akufo Addo has been removed from the ballot papers.

However, our portal gathered that one of the EC officials in the Bawku Central Constituency is currently in the hands of the Police to undergo an investigation as a result of the missing picture of the NO1 candidate Akufo Addo.

As at the time of this publication, cannot confirm the motive behind such action whether is a mistake from the source or a calculated attempt by the suspected EC official to cause some kind of election irregularities in the area.

According to the Upper East Regional EC Director William Obeng Adarkwa who spoke to confirmed the incident.

He said the incident happened in one polling station and the lady has been discharged from her duty as she is currently at the police custody for investigation.

The incident occurred in Bawku Central Constituency at Alhaji Salaam Grinding meal polling station.

The Electoral Commission of Ghana have issued a statement indicating the removal and arrest of persons involved..

Read the full statement below:

Source: Ghananews.org

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