NDC Elects Traditional Priest As Chairman In Ashanti
Nana Yaw Kyei, a popular traditional priest from AdansiAboabo, has been elected the new Constituency Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the AdansiAsokwa Constituency in the Ashanti Region.
The new chairman, popularly known as OkomfuoKyei, polled 436 votes to beat the incumbent, Godwin AnumleyDogodzi, who garnered 285votes at the party’s delegates’ conference held at AdansiAsokwa.
Nana Kyei thanked the delegates for accepting his message of change and promised to win the parliamentary seat for the party.
He called for a united front for the task ahead, saying that it would take unity and determination to recapture power from the ruling New Patriotic Party.
Mr.Asafo Agyei, a regional representative, urged members of the party, especially the youth, to work hard to unseat the current Member of Parliament, Mr. K. T. Hammond.
Other executives elected were Mr. Joseph Ankomah, Vice Chairman; Mr. Lawrence Osei Adarkwa, Secretary; Mr. Amidu Raman Razark,
Assistant Secretary, and Kwabena Ebo, Organiser.
The rest were Mr. Moses Appenteng, Treasurer; Mr. Isaac Semirika, Youth Organizer; Madam Mavis Adjei, Women Organiser, and Mr. Julius DzekpeyMawuli, Communication Officer.
The election of expanded executives was, however, suspended due to some technical challenges.GNA