NPP issues guidelines, modalities ahead of primaries in ‘orphan’ constituencies

Politics of Friday, 12 July 2019



John Boadu, General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party

Ahead of the 2020 general elections, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has issued guidelines and modalities for persons who would like to contest for positions in constituencies where the party does not have sitting.

In statement signed by the General Secretary, John Boadu warned all aspiring candidates to strictly adhere to the rules of engagement or risk being sanctioned or disqualified for flouting any of the directives.

Giving details of the guidelines, the party’s General Secretary said NPP will open nominations for aspiring parliamentary candidates from July 20 to 3rd August with the primaries scheduled for September 28.

All aspiring parliamentary candidates, the statement added, shall procure nomination forms after payment of non-refundable application fee of GH¢2,000 in bankers draft at the party’s headquarters in Accra.

Read below the full statement concerning the guidelines and modalities from the party’s General Secretary.