John Mahama’s team had initially asked the EC to provide the documents, this was after a request made to the EC was denied. He is therefore asking that the court compels the EC to make these documents available to him.
John Mahama, who is the petitioner in the 2020 election petition case at the apex court is seeking to be granted permission to inspect some documents of the Electoral Commission.
The team is demanding the originals of the constituency presidential election result collation forms (form 9) for all constituencies, the originals of all constituency presidential election results summary sheet (form 10), and the originals of the regional presidential election collation forms (form 11) for all regions.
They are also asking for the originals of the regional presidential election results summary sheets (form 12) for all regions and the original of the declaration of the presidential results form (form 13).
The electoral commission declared incumbent President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo the winner of the country’s 2020 presidential election.
The 76-year-old Akufo-Addo from the New Patriotic Party (NPP) beat his opponent and predecessor John Dramani Mahama of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) with 51.59% of the vote.
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