The Supreme Court has granted John Mahama’s request to amend some errors in his petition challenging the outcome of the 2020 presidential race.
In his petition, Mahama mistakenly asked for the Supreme Court to order a rerun of the presidential election between him and the Electoral Commission (EC) instead of President
Nana Akufo-Addo. Supreme Court grants Mahama’s motion to amend errors in election petition Image credit: John Dramani Mahama Source: Facebook Akufo-Addo defeated Mahama, the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the keenly contested polls garnering 51.302% of the ballots against the latter’s 47.359%. Mahama rejected the outcome, arguing the verdict was “stolen”, filing a petition at the Supreme Court to challenge the results. The NDC said it will not acknowledge Akufo-Addo as president.