Electoral Commission in a memo issued by the head of the commission Jean Mensa copied to the deputy chairperson. has changed their current logo back to the old logo which consisted of Eagles and Coat of Arms logo which was changed by the former EC boss, Charlotte Osei.
The memo read, “Effective December 4, 2018, the original logo of the Electoral Commission which bears the coat of arms and has a ballot box showing the hand casting its vote has been restored.”
“All communications from the Electoral Commission must from today be made on the letterhead bearing the original logo of the commission as appears on the face of this letterhead…”
prior to the 2016 elections, the former EC boss, Charlotte Osei, launched a new logo as part of her efforts to re branding the Commission. Despite criticisms from a section of Ghanaians then, and from some civil society organisations, the former EC boss stood by her decision to change the logo.
According to her, the commission picked the logo because they liked it and were also happy with the logo.