2020 Poll: Court nullifies Assin North Parliamentary Election; Orders for fresh elections

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Assin North Member of Parliament Gyaakye Quayson
Assin North Member of Parliament Gyaakye Quayson

A Cape Coast High Court has canceled the parliamentary elections in the Assin North constituency in the 2020 parliamentary elections.

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According to the Court, the election of Assin North MP was illegal and in contravention of article 94(2) of the 1992 constitution and has proceeded to declare same as illegal, void and of no effect.

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The Court presided over by Justice Kwasi Boakye, ordered for fresh elections to be conducted in the constituency.

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The court has also restrained the Assin North Member of Parliament Gyaakye Quayson from holding himself as the MP for the Assin North Constituency.

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SOURCE: Coverghana.com.gh

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