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EC to charge flagbearers GHC50,000 & PC's GHC10,000 as filing fees

By Jeffrey Owusu-Mensah
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Presidential candidates of the various political parties are expected to pay GHc50,000 as filing fee to contest in Ghana’s 2016 elections in December.

The Electoral Commission has also pegged the filing fee for parliamentary candidates at GHc10,000.

This was disclosed at an Inter-Party Advisory Commission (IPAC) meeting held today (Thursday) in Accra. 

Nominations will be opened on Tuesday September 13, 2016, and close on September 28 and 29.