The Electoral Commission (EC) is set to begin registration of new voters on Tuesday, September 12 to Monday, October 2, 2023, and will be conducted at all 268 district offices across the nation.
The exercise will target persons who have attained the voting age of 18 and no voter ID cards.
The Commission made this known at a press briefing in Accra dubbed, ‘Let the Citizen Know’.
Addressing journalists, the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Jean Mensa, said, “The voter’s registration exercise will afford Ghanaians who have attained the age of 18 years, since the last registration of 2020 and others who are more than 18 years, but for various reasons couldn’t register during the 2020 registration exercise.
“The EC will embark on voter registration in all 268 district offices of the Commission. The exercise will be held from September 12 to October 2.”
Meanwhile, the EC says a replacement for voter cards will cost each applicant Ghc10.
The EC also announced that the District Level Assembly Elections (DLE) will take place on Tuesday, December 19, 2023.
She said the elections will be conducted in all the 6,272 electoral areas in all districts except Nkoranza North and South in the Bono region.
According to her, the elections will not be held in both districts until 2025.