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The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) and Center for Democratic Development CDD-Ghana, have criticised the Electoral Commission’s pegging of the filing fee for Presidential Candidates at Ghc100,000.00.
This follows a 100 per cent increase in filing fees for Presidential Candidates by the EC.
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In an interview with Radio Ghana, Programmes Manager for CODEO, Rhoda Afful said the increase is not justified, since the EC’s operations are funded by the State.
A Research Analyst with CDD, Gilfred Asiamah also described the amount as unacceptable.
By: Nathaniel Nartey.
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