For all of Wednesday’s trending topics, read the major stories making headlines in the Ghanaian newspapers…
9 ASPIRANTS RE-SUBMIT FORMS: EC TO DECIDE FATE TODAY
The EC will today determine the fate of nine presidential aspirants who re-submitted their nomination forms to the commission yesterday, as ordered by the Supreme Court.
SUPREME COURT HEARS ORAL SUBMISSIONS ON SPECIAL VOTING TODAY
The suit over the special voting exercise in the lead up to the December 7 polls has now taken center stage at the Supreme Court, barely 24 hours after the court had put to rest the numerous suit over the disqualification of 12 presidential aspirants.
EC OPPRESSIVE TOOL AGAINST GHANA’S DEMOCRACY – NDP
The National Democratic Party (NDP) has described as an oppressive tool deliberately working against Ghana’s democracy.
13 ‘PRESIDENTS’ FATE HANGS, EC BALLOTS TOMORROW
The fate of the 13 disqualified presidential aspirants still remains in the balance as the EC failed to reach a decision about their nominations yesterday.
PRISONS PROBES KOMBIAN ‘ESCAPE’
Following the reported attempt by Johnson Kombian to escape from the Nsawam Medium Security Prison, Daily Guide has learnt that authorities of the Ghana Prisons Service are investigating the circumstances surrounding the attempted jail break.
ASPIRANTS ON EDGE AS DECIDES THEIR FATE TODAY
The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development has described the EC detection of new errors on the nomination forms of the previously disqualified presidential aspirants for the December polls unfair and a breach of administrative justice.
VOTER TURNOUT ‘EXPLODES’ AMONG BLACKS, HISPANICS IN US
Voter turnout among African-American and Hispanic voters in the United States surged in early voting, and this swell of minority participation could spell trouble for Donald Trump’s White House hopes.