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Technology: E-democracy - A new vision for Africa's democracy

Comment: Technology - E democracy

Author:
Kwabena Awuah TANYAW
Date:
2016-12-13 09:46:44
Comment to:
Advanced Technology: E-democracy - A New Vision fo


The issue of E- Technology in our democratic systems and processes is quite welcome. Not only should it apply to our political landscape but all facets of the economy to ensure information dissemination and growth in all aspects.

Care should be taken in exploring the loopholes such systems. The contraction of IT personnel from South Africa and Israel by the NDC to massage the election results before transmitting to you electoral commission was a catalyst for disaster and could have brought the country to its knees if the electronic system has not been stopped by the EC. Nonetheless, we've got to look a all the positive aspects that E - Technology offer in this information age. Kudos Prof Amofa.

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