Social media reacts to Supreme Court ruling

John Mahama (L), Akufo-Addo (R)

Following the almost two-hour judgment by the Supreme Court on the 2020 election petition, some Ghanaians have taken to social media to express their opinions.

The suit by the NDC Flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, sought to challenge the declaration of the NPP presidential candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo as the winner of the polls.

But the seven-member panel presided over by Chief Justice Anin-Yeboah, in a unanimous decision dismissed the suit saying it failed to meet the legal threshold.

The verdict, has, however, generated varied reactions on social media. Below are some of them sampled by theghanareport.com.

The judgment was very nuanced, scholarly and erudite. It’s finished. Let’s go back to our normal lives, we have a country to build together

Posted by Ahmed Kudiatu-Ziú on Thursday, 4 March 2021

Time to put the petition behind us and build our beloved country together.

Posted by Charles Nii Teiko Tagoe on Thursday, 4 March 2021

Next time, get a strong case.

Posted by Selorm Branttie on Thursday, 4 March 2021

It is without dispute that the election manager’s declaration was fraught with errors. But common sense allows us to…

Posted by Kwaku Azar on Thursday, 4 March 2021

 

 

 

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