The majority party in parliament, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has picked the third spot on the ballot for the parliamentary elections in December.
The largest opposition party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) picked the fifth spot on the parliamentary ballot.
A total of seven (7) political parties were present at the headquarters of the Electoral Commission (EC) on Thursday to ballot for their spots on the parliamentary ballot paper.
However, the commission said the parties who were not at the balloting would be allocated spots based on the time they filed their presidential nominations.
The balloting for the independent candidates in the parliamentary elections is expected to bedone at the various district offices.
The Great Consolidated Popular Party (GCPP) will be first on the ballot followed by the Progressive People’s Party (PPP).
The United People’s Party (UPP) will be fourth on the ballot with the National Democratic Party in sixth
Parliamentary candidates of the Independent People’s Party will be seventh on the ballot on December 7.
The EC has, however, put the balloting for the presidential slots on hold pending the resolution of the suits filed by the disqualified candidates.
By: Edwin Kwakofi/ghanadecides.com/Ghana