Supreme Court resumes Election Petition hearing today

Mahama's petition on the 2020 elections was unanimously dismissed by the Supreme Court
The Supreme Court will resume hearing of the presidential election petition hearing today Monday February 8.

The third witness for the petitioner, Mr Rojo Mettle-Nunoo is expected to be cross-examined in court today Monday, February 8.

At the last hearing on Friday February 5, the Supreme Court struck out five paragraphs of his witness statement.

The paragraphs that have been struck out are 4, 5, 6, 7 and 18.

P4: Claims that the EC Chair did not perform her duties as required by law prior to the declaration of the 2020 presidential results

P5: A request to make available a video recording of happenings in the EC strong room to confirm his [Rojo Mettle] claims of what transpired

P6: Claims that some machines in the strong failed to work at some point and that the fax transmission was slow

P7: Claims Dr. Sereboe Quaicoe from time to time brought into the strong room documents he claimed to be regional collation sheets without them knowing where he was getting them from.

P18: Claims that with regard to Northern Region, two different summary sheets were brought into the strong room and that the original sheets will be required to authenticate the results.

Lawyer for the 2nd Respondent Mr Akoto Ampaw asked the court to strike out 23 paragraphs of the witness statement of Mr Mettle Nunoo, the third witness of the petitioner.

By Laud Nartey|3news.com|Ghana

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