NDC Opens Nominations for Flagbearership

| Updated Aug 02, 2018 at 1:51pm



The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has opened the contest for the flagbearership race of the party.

General Secretary of the party Johnson Asiedu Nketia at News Conference in Accra asked all those who have intention to contest the flagbearership race to notify his office before going about campaigning.

He said, in consonance with the party's constitution the party should have done with regional elections before announcing the contest of the flagbearership race.

He said looking at the calender the party is running out of time hence the need to announce the flagbearership race along side the regional and National Executive elections and also meet the constitutional requirement of the party of electing its flagbearer 24 months to the national election.

Mr. Asiedu Nketia warned all those want to contest the flagbearership to go about the campaign free from personal attacks and foul language.

He said no regional or constitutency executive should use the party structure to support any candidate.He said, all those who want to contest should expurse their vision for wanting to lead the party.

The NDC General Secretary said the party had postponed the regional executive elections from August 25, to the of September 1, with the election of the Flagbearership race coming on in December.

Story by GBC's Felix Cofie