The Electoral Commission is set to engage its key stakeholders as part of efforts to bring its work closer to citizens.
The EC said in a release that the purpose of these consultations is to hear first-hand what the concerns and issues of key stakeholders are regarding the Commission and its operations.
“Additionally, the engagements will provide the Electoral Commission with the opportunity to inform stakeholders about its current activities and outlook for the future,” the EC stated.
EC Chairperson, Jean Mensa, Deputy Chairperson, Dr Bossman Eric Asare, Deputy Chairperson and other Commissioners will be among the delegation.
The Commission will meet with the Clergy, Traditional Leaders, Former Presidents and Civil Society among others.
Already the Commission has visited a number of media houses including The Multimedia Group, Citi FM, Despite Group of Companies, Graphic Communications Group, and the Ghana Journalists Association
Ultimately, it is expected that at the end of these consultations, the Commission would have not only opened its doors and operations but would also have gained tremendously from the insights and experiences of stakeholders.