The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the NDC after a meeting on Tuesday December 29,2020 approved the party's decision to legally contest the 2020 Election outcome in court, a statement signed by the General Secretary of the NDC, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketiah stated.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) rejected the results of the 7 December poll, alleging fraud.
Despite election monitors having asserted that the vote was transparent, NDC leaders claim the polls were rigged and plan to contest the outcome in court.
According to the results released by the Election Commission, Akufo-Addo won at least 51.59 percent of the vote, with former president John Mahama securing 47.36 percent.
The NDC has staged numerous demonstrations in parts of the country to protest this election results and this has attracted a court-ordered ban on NDC protests in Accra from Dec. 20 to Jan. 10.
Read NDC Statement after NEC Meeting