Disqualified parties advised to join NPP campaign

Disqualified parties advised to join NPP campaign

The Director of Communication of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has advised the political parties whose presidential bids were rejected by the Electoral Commission (EC).

Hon. Nana Akomea has advised the 12 political parties that had their presidential nominations thrown out by the EC to join the NPP campaign.

Nana Akomea has a piece of advice for disqualified parties

Nana Akomea

According to the former Member of Parliament and Minister under the Kufuor administration, the parties should team up with the NPP to wrestle power from their common opponent, the National Democratic Congress (NDC).

Nana Akomea has a piece of advice for disqualified parties

EC boss Mrs Charlotte Osei

Nana Akomea was however saddened by the decision taken by EC and hoped for an amicable settlement of the matter. But he also entreated the parties to join forces with the NPP if the EC does not rescind its decision.

Nana Akomea has a piece of advice for disqualified parties

PPP Flagbearer Dr Paa Kwesi Nduom had his nomination turned down by the EC

The EC held a news conference on Monday October 10, 2016 to explain issues concerning the submission of presidential nominations by the various political parties. Out of 17 nominations, only 4 had satisfied the necessary requirements.

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