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Campaign billboards of Jonathan, Buhari demolished in Ghana

2015-01-27 17:15
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) embraces leading opposition All Progressive Congress presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari during a conference to promote non-violence att ~ STRINGER
Lagos - The campaign billboards of President Goodluck Jonathan, the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate and Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress’ presidential candidate, which were located on different roads in Accra, Ghana, have been pulled down, reports NewsDay

They were pulled down by the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) for security reasons.

The billboards were removed on the orders of the Ghana’s National Security Agency.

Also read: INEC orders removal of campaign billboards in Nasarawa

The decision to  pull down the structures follows security reports of a possible Boko Haram attack in the the country.

Aside security concerns, the laws governing Ghana does not permit foreign political entities to campaign in the country.

Read more at NewsDay

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