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General News of Thursday, 27 December 2018


'Ghosts' on voters' register 'big problem to 50% turnout in referendum - Regional Minister

The Western Regional Minister, Dr Kwaku Afriyie has expressed concern about the number of ghost names on the voters register saying that may affect the outcome of the referendum on the creation of six new regions.

Speaking to journalists whilst monitoring the ongoing referendum in the Western North area which is to be carved out of the Western Region, Dr Afriyie said: "in some areas I saw less than 30per cent turnout."

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