The Electoral Commission (EC) says it will not extend the deadline for the 2023 limited voter registration exercise.
The exercise organised across its district offices ended at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 2, 2023.
EC in a statement issued by the EC, Acting Head of Public Affairs Michael Boadi said the electoral body has put in place measures to ensure that eligible persons who were in the queue on or before 5:00 p.m. on Monday are registered on Tuesday, October 3, 2023.
“The Electoral Commission wishes to inform the General Public that the 2023 Voters Registration Exercise ends at 5:00 pm today, Monday, the 2nd of October, 2023,” the statement said.
“The public is informed that the Commission will not extend the Voters Registration Exercise. The Commission, however, assures the General Public that arrangements have been made to ensure that eligible citizens who are in the queue on or before 5:00 pm today, are registered tomorrow, Tuesday, the 3rd of October, 2023. This arrangement will be extended only to eligible applicants in the queue at 5:00 pm today, Monday, the 2nd of October, 2023.”
The statement further expressed appreciation to the public for “the cooperation and support during the 21-day Voters Registration Exercise”.
Replacement of cards will start today, Tuesday, October 3, 2023, at any of the EC’s district offices.