Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolgatanga Central constituency, Isaac Adongo has disclosed that there was panic among the rank and file of the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC) that he could not secure a second bid to be in the future parliament.
The outspoken lawmaker received the parliamentary primaries held
on Saturday with a whole of 843 votes as a result beating his contender George Gamson
who polled 226 votes.
Addressing a charged crowd soon after the declaration of final results,
Isaac Adongo said Bolgatanga has been set on the map of national economic
discourse as a end result of his really hard work and thanked delegates for the alternatively
frustrating endorsement he obtained to stand for the social gathering in the constituency
in the 2020 elections.
“It is a higher pleasure for me to see the degree of
guidance and appreciate that my individuals have for me in Bolgatanga Central constituency.
I have labored so hard to area the identify of Bolga extremely high on the map of the
Ghanaian economic conversations and political discourse. In Parliament my
colleagues have constantly supported me to do the very best I can for my
constituency” he explained.
He even more disclosed that there were being real fears and
nervousness between his colleagues and the rank and file of the NDC that he might not
sail by the primaries and to return to the subsequent parliament.
“Over the final pair of months, there have been authentic stress among the NDC neighborhood throughout the region that I may not be coming again to parliament. Today am on my way back to parliament,” he declared.
Isaac Adongo mentioned that the governing New Patriotic Celebration
(NPP) wished he by no means returns to parliament but that want has been dashed by
the men and women of the Bolgatanga Central constituency.