Report of the Commission of Enquiry into Electoral and Local Government Reform. by Ghana. Commission of Enquiry into Electoral and Local Government Reform.

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[Ghana. Commission of Enquiry into Electoral and Local Government Reform.]. Elections lie at the heart of democracy, and this book seeks to understand how the rules governing those elections are chosen.

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