Dr Abu Sakara is no longer a member of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) and will be contesting the 2016 presidential elections as an independent candidate, a statement said.
According to the 2012 presidential candidate of the Convention People’s Party he arrived at the decision following months of “contemplation” and “consultations.”
He said in his Statement that the CPP still has “conduct and misplaced priorities that still dominate decision making in the party” .
This he said has convinced him that his “resources, energy and talent can be put to more productive purpose as an independent Presidential Candidate.”
Dr. Sakara further noted that he will soon announce at a press conference, his running mate and further details of his objectives and his national campaign team.
Read Dr. Sakara’s full statement below: