The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its flag bearer, John Dramani Mahama has finally made a decision to contest the outcome of the 2020 general elections at the Supreme Court.
A statement from the party signed by its General Secretary, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketiah on Tuesday December 29 said the decision was reached after the National Executive Committee(NEC) of the party met to consider matters arising from the 2020 general elections.
“The NEC decided that the NDC will contest the results of the rigged elections in the Supreme Court and other appropriate fora”.
The statement also indicated while the party resort to the court for redress, all other legitimate actions to drum home their concerns including demonstrations would continue to seek justice for lives and properties lost during the election period.
“In addition, the party will continue all legitimate actions, including protestations, to press home its demands for the government of President Akufo-Addo to enforce the rule of law and protect life and property in Ghana and, in particular, to take all necessary measures to bring to swift justice those responsible for the murders and injuries and destruction of properties before, during and in the aftermath of the general elections” the statement added.
“The NDC‘s commitment to the upholding of the Constitution and respect for human right shall remain unshaken”.