How I manipulated Togolese voters in order to secure Volta for Akufo-Addo in 2016 – Hopeson Adorye was fired

On Oman FM’s Boiling Point programme last week, Adorye discussed his dismissal for the first time and revealed how he allegedly assisted in protecting the Volta Region from vote rigging by stopping Togolese from being smuggled into Ghana to vote for a particular party.

 

How I manipulated Togolese voters in order to secure Volta for Akufo-Addo in 2016 - Hopeson Adorye was fired
How I manipulated Togolese voters in order to secure Volta for Akufo-Addo in 2016 – Hopeson Adorye was fired

 

“You can attest that I wasn’t hiding behind the fence wall; instead, I was there in the middle of things. “I did it with four youth organisers in the Volta Region, and we did it at the blind side of the regional executives,” he said, before continuing, “Ghana-Togo border operations.”

On Oman FM’s Boiling Point programme last week, Adorye discussed his dismissal for the first time and revealed how he allegedly assisted in protecting the Volta Region from vote rigging by stopping Togolese from being smuggled into Ghana to vote for a particular party.

“You can attest that I wasn’t hiding behind the fence wall; instead, I was there in the middle of things. “I did it with four youth organisers in the Volta Region, and we did it at the blind side of the regional executives,” he said, before continuing, “Ghana-Togo border operations.”

Before recounting how it wasn’t until the day of the 2016 election when he visited the regional secretary at Kpando that the secretary claimed they had learned of his covert operations. “Because if we had notified them, they will claim they had intentions to do it,” he continued.

The other party, which often recruited illegal voters, failed to do so with his operation, he said, saying: “We all witnessed the results in Volta Region, when they went to recruit voters, it was unsuccessful but this is my reward today?”

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