- John Mahama has announced that he will not submit his filing forms
- According to him, Asiedu Nketia will do it on his behalf
- Asiedu Nketiah is expected to fie the nominations o Wednesday,
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Former President and flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress(NDC), John Dramani Mahama has announced that he will not submitting his filing forms in person.
In a Facebook post sighted by YEN.com.gh, John Mahama mentioned that he has reviewed his nomination forms and signed the relevant portions for filing.
He further noted that on his behalf, the General Secretary of the NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia will on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 be filing the nomination papers at the electoral commission.
In a post also shared on Mahama's Facebook, it is clear that his inability to submit the forms is because he would be out of the campaign in the Western North Region.
The former president was expected to submit his forms at the head office of the Electoral Commission in Accra after President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo submitted his on Tuesday, October 6, 2020.
Reactions from Ghanaians to his decision was varied.
Joe Tsifodze wished him well.
Great leader,Good luck and all the best your Excellency Mr. President DrJohn Dramani Mahama. May the Angels of God mount up your road to victory, more grace, jobs and prosperity.much love Honourable. God bless our homeland Ghana.
Otumfuo Kofi Owusu-Ansah said he should stop wasting his money.
Mahama, in case you are given Ghana to rule again for just one year, do you even have the likes of Ibn Chambas and Kwabena Peprah and those big men your NDC had those days to help you rule the country? Masa stop wasting your cash pls.
Ashangbo Gh wished him luck.
Good luck Mr. President. Im happy to inform you that at 11:00am today at the Krachi Nchumuru Electoral Commission Office, Hon. Solomon Kuyon successfully filed his nomination as the parliamenrary candidate of the NDC for Krachi Nchumuru.
Amenyaglo Patrick believes Mahama will definitely be president.
You will surely be on the throne come 2021. Just be focused and ignore any destruction.
YEN.com.gh reported that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has finally filed his nominations at the Electoral Commission.
He was accompanied by his running mate and vice president, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.
The president in a post shared on Facebook wrote said the forms were received by the EC chair, Mrs Hean Adukwei Mensa.
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