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We did not snub Parliament- Electoral Commission

The Electoral Commission has said that it did not snub the invitation from Parliament to present a roadmap for the 2020 elections.

The EC, in a statement said it received the invitation by Parliament late on Wednesday and is surprise at the claims that it intentional refuse to honor the invitation.

“The Commission is greatly surprised by this turn of events as notice of the said meeting reached it late Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at a time when some Commission members were outside Accra. This was communicated to the Leadership of Parliament.” the statement from the commission dated November 5, 2020 said.

“The Chairperson of the Commission has never turned down an invitation of the August House. The Commission and its Leadership view Parliament as an important democratic institution and have always fully cooperated with Honourable members.” the EC stated further stated.

“The Commission is fully prepared to present its comprehensive report to the leadership and Honourable Members. In agreement with the leadership of Parliament, the Commission will present its roadmap to the Honourable Members on Saturday, November 7, 2020.” the statement added.

Here is the full statement from the Electoral Commission:

Source: Ghana Waves

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