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President Akufo-Addo has described the ruling of the Supreme Court on the 2020 Election Petition case as excellent.
According to the president, he congratulates the judges for doing a good job by delivering a true and excellent verdict on Thursday, March 4 2021.
Speaking in the Parliament as part of the State Of The Nation Address, President Akufo-Addo said he believes the Supreme Court did an excellent job by ruling fairly on the case.
“I want to congratulate the Supreme Court and the 7 panel of judges for delivering an excellent ruling on the 2020 Election Petition case,” he said
The Supreme Court on Thursday, March 4 2021 ruled by dismissing the case brought before it by former President John Dramani Mahama.
“The petitioner did not demonstrate in any way how the errors affected the declaration of the election…We have therefore no reason to order a re-run [of the election].
We accordingly dismiss the petition,” Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah said while reading the ruling of the court.