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Election Brouhaha: Returning Officer Reportedly Passed Out Before Result Declaration In Central Region

The returning officer for the electoral commission within the Mfantsiman Constituency collapsed prior to the collation and declaration of results.

It was really disturbing and shocking to see the gentleman who is mandated to supervise the electoral process collapse and add to the seemingly increasing tension in the area.

As reported by '', after several minutes of attempting to resuscitate him, he regained his consciousness to continue with his duties as required from him as the returning officer.

He collated and announced the results which indicated that Madam Ophelia Hayford, wife of the murdered legislator Ekow Hayford has garnered 36,061 which represented 51.93% of the total votes cast.

Her opponent James Odziifo Esuon also pulled 32,438 in a closely contested elections.

It however, unknown what caused the gentleman's collapse which could be as a result of tiredness, a medical condition or lack of sleep since the electoral process had continued for hours.

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Brouhaha Central Region James Odziifo Esuon Mfantsiman Constituency Ophelia Hayford


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