The rulingNew Patriotic Party (NPP) has picked 20 June 20 as date to hold its Parliamentary Primaries in the 168 constituencies where the Party has sitting Members of Parliament to elect its parliamentary candidates for the December 7 elections.
The Party has also announced that President Akufo-Addo, was the only person who had filed his nomination to contest in the presidential primaries, as the Party’s 2020 presidential candidate.
These 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.
“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,” the party said in a statement signed by its General Secretary John Boadu.