2020 ELECTIONS: NDC, PPP PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANTS FILES NOMINATIONS
The leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) led by Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, the General Secretary of the Party, has filed the nomination of Mr John Dramani Mahama, the Party’s Flagbearer at the EC headquarters.
Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketia upon filing the nomination at the EC headquaters was accompanied by party officials including Former Speaker of Parliament, Mr Edward Adjaho, Mr Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, a former Minister of Sports and Deputy General Secretary of the NDC, Peter Boamah Otukonor.
Madam Brigitte Dzogbenuku, the Presidential Aspirant of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) also filed her nomination at the EC headquarters in person, as she was accompanied by Papa Kow Ackon, the National Secretary of the PPP, Mr Felix Martey, the National Communication Director and other officials of the party.
Mrs Jean Mensa chairperson of the EC, explained to both parties that the process was an important activity in the lead up to the December 7 Elections and that it is in consonant with regulation 7 of the CI 127 that enjoins a Presidential Candidate to complete and sign 4 copies of the Forms among other documents.
Others who have so far submitted their forms to the EC since the beginning of the filing process on Tuesday 6 October 2020 are the Flagbearer of the New patriotic party (NPP), President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo Addo, Rev. Christian Kwabena Andrews leader of the Ghana Union Movement (GUM) and Independent Candidate Jacob Osei Yeboah.