Polling station executives, electoral area coordinators, and council of elders of the Okaikoi Central Constituency New Patriotic Party (NPP) today, Saturday 20th June 2020 acclaimed the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) and Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Patrick Yaw Boahmah as the party’s candidate for the 2020 parliamentary elections.
The acclamation ceremony was held in all the five (5) electoral areas namely Blemagor Apenkwa, Wouyenman, Olengele-Kona and Gbemomo were supervised by the Municipal Electoral Officer, Mrs Eunice Quaye.
The acclamation comes weeks after nominations were closed in the constituency and at the end of the stipulated time, only one candidate in the person of Mr. Boahmah as the only candidate to have picked forms in the constituency.
Mr. Boahmah addressing the delegates thanked them and promised to keep working hard for the NPP in the constituency.
He urged the delegates not to go and sleep thinking the parliamentary seat is an NPP safe seat but to go back to their various polling stations to gainer more votes for both the presidential and parliamentary candidates.
“The 2020 election is going to be more intense than the previous ones because the stakes in this year’s presidential and parliamentary elections are very high” he noted.
Mr. Boahmah has therefore promised to make available very thing the constituency will need to get the work done to bring total victory come December 7, 2020.
Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH