Astute Journalist and the Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Information newspaper, Kweku Baako Jnr says he is “satisfied” that Dr Peter Appiahene “is clearly politically affiliated” to the ruling New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP).
It could be recalled that the opposition Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) and different Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have criticized the ruling authorities for appointing Dr Appiahene and Hajia Salima Ahmed Tijani to the Electoral Fee.
In line with them, the 2 are biased in direction of the NPP.
Dr Peter Appiahene, for example, has been linked to the NPP’s scholar wing, TESCON, with accusations that he was as soon as a patron of TESCON within the Bono Area.
Hajia Tijani however reportedly has members of the family who’ve shut ties with the ruling NPP.
Nevertheless, communicators of the get together have denied that Dr Appiahene particularly is affiliated to the get together.
Kweku Baako talking throughout a panel dialogue on Peace FM’s morning present ‘Kokrokoo‘ requested the NPP to cease denying the truth that Dr Peter Appiahene “has hyperlinks with the NPP”.
“The reality of the matter is that, I am satisfied that Dr Appiahene has hyperlinks with the NPP; I’ve not seen his membership card however he is clearly politically affiliated to the NPP. I do not assume the NPP ought to even deny these issues . . . however that doesn’t disqualify his appointment, and he’s anticipated that after he takes the workplace and swears that oath he lives by the oath,” he stated.
Hearken to Kweku Baako within the video under
The Coalition of Home Election Observers (CODEO) has requested Dr Peter Appiahene and Hajia Salima Ahmed Tijani to resign from their positions.
“We’re painfully conscious that voluntary and constitutionally grounded revocation of those unlucky and democratically problematic EC appointments by the President is extraordinarily unlikely. Nevertheless, nothing stops the affected appointees, particularly Dr Peter Appiahene and Hajia Salima Tijani from voluntarily and honourably resigning from the EC.
“This shall be within the supreme curiosity of our nation’s continued democratic progress, election peace and credibility and certainly general nationwide curiosity,” the group stated in a press convention.
However Kweku Baako disagrees.
In line with the seasoned Journalist if “the gentleman (Dr Peter Appiahene) desires to resign, that is as much as him however no person can demand his resignation and level to any legislation. There isn’t any legislation damaged. If I have been him, I can’t resign. I will go by the oath I’ve sworn…”
Hearken to him within the video under
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