The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has affirmed Saturday, June 20, as the date to hold its Parliamentary primaries in the 168 constituencies where the party has sitting Members of Parliament to elect parliamentary candidates for the 2020 parliamentary elections.
The party has also resolved to acclaim the sole candidate who had filed his nomination to contest in the Presidential primaries, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, as the party’s 2020 Presidential Candidate.
There critical decisions were taken by the party at a National Executive Committee (NEC) and National Council meetings jointly held on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at the Alisa Hotel in Accra.
A statement signed by the General Secretary of the party, John Boadu, and released moments after the meeting, said the date for the acclamation of the Presidential candidate and his Running Mate “will soon be communicated to the general public. Equally, the party will soon issue guidelines for the conduct of the parliamentary primaries”.