General News of Monday, 28 May 2018
Aspiring National Organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammy Awuku, has promised to the party a winning machine when elected.
Mr Awuku’s bold promise comes ahead of the party’s national delegates’ conference slated for July to elect party executives.
According to National Organiser aspirant, when given the nod, his policies would make the NPP the most vibrant and attractive political party in the country.
He made these known at a media briefing in Koforidua, the Eastern Region capital, after touring the 33 constituencies as part of his campaign tour to solicit votes ahead of the national delegates’ conference.
Mr Awuku confidently indicated that he plans to resource the party so as to strengthen its structures at all levels. He said he would ensure that the welfare and needs of the rank and file of the political grouping are prioritized at all times.
According to the National Organiser-aspirant, he had received an overwhelming support from the delegates in all the 33 constituencies in the region and also from the other nine regions of the country, adding that he would win the position he is aspiring for.
Mr. Sammi Awuku, who expressed worry about media tag on the voluntary groups of the NPP as vigilante groups, said he would coordinate the operations of all the groups namely, Invisible Forces, Delta Force and Kandahar Boys, under the party’s operation team to make them useful.
He also promised to liaise with the Youth Organizer that will be elected, to establish a youth secretariat of the party to coordinate the affairs of the young ones in the party.
The aspiring National Organiser expressed the hope that the delegates would vote for him to face the major opposition party – National Democratic Congress – during the campaign period in 2020.
The governing NPP has scheduled its National Delegates Conference for July 6 to 8, 2018 to elect party executives.