Supreme Court To Deliver Judgement On Mahama’s Election Petition Today
The Supreme Court is expected to give judgement for the 2020 presidential election petition, today, Thursday, March 4, 2021.
The two respondents in the petition, the Electoral Commission and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo filed their closing addresses in conformity with the Supreme Court order for all the parties to simultaneously file written addresses on or before Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
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John Mahama, who was the 2020 presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the disputed elections, had brought the case to the Supreme court praying it to set aside a declaration of the results made by the Chairperson of the EC, Jean Mensa, on Thursday, December 9, 2021.
He prayed the Supreme Court to declare the results of the elections as “unconstitutional, null and void and of no effect whatsoever.”