PRESS RELEASE TO: ALL MEDIA HOUSES DATE: 6th JUNE, 2024 *AFRICAN ELECTORAL INSTITUTE (AEI) LAUDS THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF GHANA(EC) FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE VOTER ID CARDS FOR VICTIMS OF AKOSOMBO DAM SPILLAGE FREE OF CHARGE*

PRESS RELEASE TO: ALL MEDIA HOUSES DATE: 6th JUNE, 2024 *AFRICAN ELECTORAL INSTITUTE (AEI) LAUDS THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF GHANA(EC) FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE VOTER ID CARDS FOR VICTIMS OF AKOSOMBO DAM SPILLAGE FREE OF CHARGE*

PRESS RELEASE   TO: ALL MEDIA HOUSES   DATE: 6th JUNE, 2024  *AFRICAN ELECTORAL INSTITUTE (AEI) LAUDS THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF GHANA(EC) FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE VOTER ID CARDS FOR VICTIMS OF AKOSOMBO DAM SPILLAGE FREE OF CHARGE*

PRESS RELEASE 

TO: ALL MEDIA HOUSES 

DATE: 6th JUNE, 2024

*AFRICAN ELECTORAL INSTITUTE (AEI) LAUDS THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF GHANA(EC) FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE VOTER ID CARDS FOR VICTIMS OF AKOSOMBO DAM SPILLAGE FREE OF CHARGE*

African Electoral Institute (AEI) lauds the EC for the free of charge replacement of the voter ID cards of the victims of the Akosombo Dam Spillage in a statement issued by the EC on 29th May,2024 in fulfilment of its duty to ameliorate the economic loss suffered by the victims. 

 AEI also appeals to the EC to further use its *Mobile Team* to reach communities that are far from its District Offices within the catchment areas especially the communities that are across the river for many voters to have access to the replacement exercise and this laudable offer by the EC. 

The African Electoral Institute (AEI) is a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) founded to deliver sustainable electoral solutions to Emerging and Developed Democracies to strengthen, augment, and build electoral stakeholders capacity and participation on electoral issues through electoral education on voter’s rights and freedom, electoral research, election monitoring, election observation, election results collation, election security awareness and training of polling agents and elections directors underscoring the fact that *"elections are won at the polling stations’’* and the participation of all identifiable electoral stakeholders in an electoral process such as Political Parties, Governmental Institutions, underpinning transparency and accountability for a free, fair, and credible elections in Africa and the wider world.

*Motto: “Integrity of Choice,”*

3rd Dep. Director of communications and External Relations MR Emmanuel Biri 0538421573 (WESTERN NORTH, WESTERN REGION AND CENTRAL REGION).