The Electoral Commission of Ghana ( ECG) has announced that it will mount a platform for candidates of the upcoming Nkoranza North and South District Level Elections slated for Friday, 16th April 2021.
According to the Commission, period for the platform mounting is Monday 12th to Wednesday 14th April.
EC in a press statement sighted by GBAfrica.Net, noted that at least one platform mounting would be organized in each Electoral Area and Unit where Elections will be held.
EC says the platform mounting will afford an opportunity for candidates of the District Level Elections to present themselves and their programmes to the Electorate.
The Commission again stressed out that each Candidate would be provided with a specific time frame present his/ her programme, after which the Electorate would ask questions on their qualifications and programmes.
” The general public is entreated to refrain from slandering any candidate as failure to substantiate any allegation may lead to legal action.
No Party, organization or group of persons is permitted to to mount a platform on behalf of any candidate.
Additionally, all candidates and their supporters to desist from acts of violence, threats or intimidation aimed at inducing or compelling voters to vote or refrain from voting for a particular candidate”ec said.