The flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, inaugurated campaign sector committees of the party, tasked with the formulation of the policies and programmes the party will be presenting in the campaign to the Ghanaian electorate ahead of the November elections.
The 18 sector committees, comprising a total of 150 members, are also to articulate the party’s messages in their respective areas, defend the party’s messages and contribute to the making of the party’s manifesto.
Below are the chairpersons of the various committees, who will act as their spokespersons:
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia Economy
Mr. Alan Kyerematen Trade/Industry
Hon. Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto Agriculture
Hon. Stephen Asamoah Boateng Employment
Mr. Boakye Agyarko Energy
Hon. Kwabena Owusu Aduomi Roads/Highways
Hon. Joe Ghartey Infrastructure
and Railways, Water & Housing)
Hon. Christine Churcher Natural Resources
Dr. Daniel Anleu-Mwine Bagah Education
Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh Health
Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng Science, Technology,
Innovation & Environment
Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama Local Government
Hon. Isaac Osei Foreign Affairs
Mr. J. Ayikoi Otoo Governance
Hon. Kwaku Agyemang Manu Public Accountability
Hon. Dominic Nitiwul Security
Hon. Ursula Owusu Ekuful Gender, Disabilities and Children
Hon. Isaac Asiamah Youth and Sports
Addressing the members of the committees, Nana Akufo-Addo noted that the party was undertaking the final processes of its preparations for election 2016, having completed 273 out of 275 parliamentary primaries, and inaugurated all regional campaign teams and a majority of constituency campaign teams.