Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan
By Ameenu Shardow
The Supreme Court are to rule on the election petition by September 4 – two days ahead of Ghana’s deciding 2014 World Cup qualifier against Zambia which keeps me wondering; ‘WHAT WILL BE THE EFFECT’ of the ruling on that CRUCIAL GAME?
The election petition is basically the ongoing legal process challenging the legitimacy of President John Mahama after a keenly contested general elections in 2012.
Contesting parties (Petitioners and Respondents) made a summary oral presentation of their filed addresses to the court on Wednesday – after which hearing is adjourned to September 4 (devoid of weekends and unforeseen circumstances).
The court after next week’s hearing have up to a mandatory 15 days to announce their ruling – calculated to fall on September 4 while the Black Stars take to the field for perhaps the most important game at present two days later.
The reality however on the ground is that, whatever the decision be by September 4, tha...