Council of State election takes off today

The Council of State elections to be conducted by the Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017 across the country.

According to the EC, a total of 113 candidates between the ages of 23 and 84 are vying in the race, where voting is expected to end at 2pm.

Members of the board appointed by the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo include the Juabenhene Nana Otuo Siriboe II, Nana Kofi Obiri Egyir II, Mrs. Alberta Cudjoe, Alhaji Aminu Amadu, Dr. Margaret Amoakohene, Alhaji Sahanun Moqtar, Mrs. Georgina Kusi, Alhaji Sule Yiremiah, Mr. Paa Kofi Ansong, former Greater Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive Stanley Nii Adjiri Blankson and the former President of the Ghana Bar Association (BAR) Sam Okudzeto.


By: Ghana/