Akufo-Addo dismisses EC boss, deputies over incompetence

Electoral Commission boss, Charlotte Osei and her two deputies have been relieved of their positions by the president over “stated misbehaviour and incompetence.” Information Minister, Mustapha Abdul-Hamid in a statement Thursday said the dismissal of the three top electoral officers was contained in a recommendation made by a committee set up to probe problems at […]

Judiciary Council to set-up ‘impeachement’ c’ttee over EC mess

The Judicial Council is expected to set up the five-member committee to probe claims made against Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson, Charlotte Osei and her two deputies. Brakopowers.com has learnt already the Judiciary and Council of State have each nominated their respective representatives onto the committee. The Committee became necessary after Chief Justice Sophia A.B. Akuffo reportedly […]

Full text: Georgina Amankwaah takes Charlotte Osei to cleaners in her response

The embattled deputy Electoral Commissioner in charge of Corporate Services says claims made against her by Charlotte Osei were meant to glorify herself. Georgina Opoku Amankwaah in her response to all 25 claims made against her said challenges facing the Commission are the result of the “unbridled desire to wield power and control” ambition of […]

Why the bad blood? Cause of impeachment plot, sub-plot at EC explained

The survival of the Electoral Commission is dependent on how it’s able to demonstrate leadership in its full-blown internal war. After successfully pulling off the high-staked 2016 presidential poll, it was thought the Electoral Commission would focus on its strategic plan to drive electoral reforms. But we thought wrongly. The EC is at war with […]