EC officials arrested for tampering with Presidential ballot papers

The Electoral Commission has said that it has picked up officers in the Awutu Senya West and Bawku Central Constituencies for tampering with the Presidential ballot papers.

There were photos of ballot papers which had the President’s picture cut off leaving only eleven persons on the paper.

Persons who shared the images claimed it was scheme being implemented to support the former President of Ghana John Dramani Mahama

But according to the EC, it is working with the Police to ensure that the officials involved in the illegality will be brought to book adding that the officers have been taken out of the polling stations.

The Commission used the opportunity to inform Ghanaians that there are 12 people on the ballot paper.

Ghana is currently electing its leaders who will steer the affairs of the country for the next four years.