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2016 Presidential election was rigged - Sam George

By Clement Edward Kumsah
Sam George Nartey

Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Sam George Nartey has said the just ended 2016 December 7 Presidential results were rigged to favour the current government

In an interview with GhanaWeb, the Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram stated that the election results was not a true reflection the exact decision of Ghanaians.

“I don’t believe the results declared from a hacked Electoral Commissioner's system is a true reflection of what the people of Ghana wanted,” he proclaimed.

The 31-year-old agricultural engineer Sam George Nartey garnered 23, 860 votes to defeat his closest contender, Mr Sylvester Tetteh of the NPP, who polled 13, 588 votes in the Ningo-Prampram constituency.

Sam George Nartey prior to the 2016 election caused a political tsunami when he ended the long-running parliamentary career of Mr. Enoch Teye Mensah, who had been in Parliament since 1997.