The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has acclaimed the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as its presidential candidate for the 2020 general elections.
A statement issued by the General Secretary of the party, John Boadu on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, said, “the party has resolved to acclaim the sole candidate who had filed his nomination to contest in the presidential primaries, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, as the party’s 2020 presidential candidate.”
According to the NPP, a date for the acclamation will be announced at a later date. Meanwhile, the party has also settled on June 20, 2020, to conduct its parliamentary primaries in constituencies where it has sitting Members of Parliament.
President Akufo-Addo filed his nomination to contest in the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) presidential elections on February 20, 2020.
The President has also maintained Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia as his running mate for the 2020 general elections