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New Voters’ Register: Agents charge 20gh to fast track registration

Reports coming in from some polling stations indicate that people are taking money to register citizens as quickly as possible for the ongoing new voters register.

In a report cited on Adom TV by Harrygraphic.com, residents of Gomoa East were seeing expressing their frustration as people who came as early as dawn were pushed back due to nonpayment. This almost led to confusion as they were not allowing them to proceed with such a barbaric act. The alleged agent according to sources were false EC officials who were perpetuating this act. They have however being traced and will be deal with accordingly.

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The president in his address on Monday night encouraged eligible citizens to take part in the exercise to avoid problems in the upcoming December elections. Though there have been questions about the new register, Ghanaians have shown their patriotism so far by turning out in their numbers to register. We hope the incident from Gomoa East won’t be a complicated one for EC to continue their peaceful registration.

We are following all the centers for any update.

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