The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Agona West Constituency has billed the Electoral Commission to, as a matter of urgency, retrieve the Voter ID card issued the Member of Parliament for the area Cynthia Mamle Morrison.
The MP was challenged at the registration centre for falling small of the polices governing the conduct of the registration workout. Grounds for her obstacle was on the MP’s household standing.
In accordance to the NDC, it would be unfair to allow for her to use her card when the playing cards of other people are retained on identical grounds.
In a launch, the NDC narrated that on Monday, July 27, 2020, the MP for Agona West Constituency who doubles as the Minister for Gender and Social Protection appeared at the Ntiamoah Resort Polling station in the Wawase/Amponsah/Nyamendam Electoral Area to sign-up for her new Voters’ ID card.
Right after going through the method, the MP was challenged by the NDC agent at the registration centre but the MP succeeded in going absent with her card.
Agona West Constituency communication Officer, Abdul-Wahab Africa Zion, points out for each the Electoral Commission’s polices, a man or woman challenged for slipping shorter of any of the mentioned electoral demands have to NOT go with his/her Voter ID card until eventually the challenged issue is solved.
He intimated that though the bash believes it is the sole correct of the MP to register as a voter, she must have done so in accordance with the legislation specially, as a legislator.
“As a Memberof Parliament, she need to have acknowledged greater by registering in an electoral space she resided,” he mentioned.
The party suggests, all attempts by the EC officers to retrieve the card from her proved futile why the police looked.
The NDC is so demanding the immediate retrieval of the Voter ID card of Madam Cynthia Morrison till right after the listening to by the District Registration Evaluation Committee (DRRC) slated for 8th August, 2020.