Presidential candidates seeking to contest the upcoming December 7 Presidential election will know their fate today as the Electoral Commission’s committee set up to scrutinize the nomination forms have submitted their report.
The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Jean Mensah will Wednesday(today) address the media during which she’ll announce the candidates cleared to contest the election.
As of Friday, October 9, which marked the end of the filing of nominations, a total of 17 presidential aspirants had put themselves up to contest for the presidential election in December 2020.
Three of the Presidential Aspirants who filed the nominations are hoping to go as independent candidates when cleared by the EC, while 14 are aspirants from political parties.
The process, which began on Monday, saw three aspirants presenting on Tuesday, two on Wednesday, seven on Thursday and five on Friday, which was the close of the exercise.