The Dean of Students of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Prof. Eugene Darteh, in response to Team Decider, an SRC/LOCAL NUGS/JCRC elections presidential candidate on his petition stating that evidence must be provided for each ground stated.
This follows as a result of Mr. Yahaya Abdul Karimu who goes with the teaser Team Decider filed a petition last Friday against the results of the SRC elections 2021/2022 academic year held on September 02, 2021.
According to Team Decider, the actions and results of the Electoral Commission was null and void, hence, the need for a re-run of the elections
Team Decider’s Grounds:
(1). That the SRC/L.NUGS/ JCRC electronic voting system was not transparent.
(2). That the voting process was not fair and transparent.
(3). That some eligible students, including my supporters, were denied access to vote because the electronic voting verification system indicated that they had voted already.
(4). That some eligible students, duly registered, were not allowed to vote because their names were not found in the electronic voting verification system.
In view of this, the Dean of Students in response to his filed petitions asked on Wednesday to provide clearer evidence for the purported allegations on the election day.
Also, he asked for details of persons who were not allowed in the voting rooms to vote, as well as all who were involved in the alleged illegalities.
Prof. Darteh’s Response:
1.In reference to point (1) and (2) under Grounds for Petition, please provide evidence to same.
2.In reference to point (3) and (4) under Grounds for Petition, please provide evidence to the following;
a)names of all the eligible students, including your supporters who were ALLEGEDLY denied access to vote.
b)registration numbers of all eligible students including your supporters who were ALLEGEDLY denied access to vote.
c)evidence of registration for the second of the 2020/2021 academic year of the eligible students including your supporters who were ALLEGEDLY denied access to vote.
d) contacts details of the eligible students including your supporters that were ALLEGEDLY denied access to vote.