Election 2020: Wenchi High Court throws out NPP petition over Sene West seat

The Wenchi Court in the Bono Region has dismissed a case filed by the parliamentary candidate of the governing New Patriotic Party(NPP) against the Electoral Commission(EC) and the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC) on the Sene West Parliamentary Elections.

A cost of GH₵14,000 was also awarded against the petitioner at a sitting held on Thursday, December 17, 2020.

New Patriotic Party (NPP)’s parliamentary candidate Joseph Markay Kuma filed a suit at the court after he expressed dissatisfaction with electoral irregularities in the constituency.

The court on Monday awarded a cost of ¢6,000 against the NPP parliamentary candidate for withdrawing their petition for the interlocutory injunction.

The EC is yet to decide to the next line of action.

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