Anthony Apubeo, GNA
Bolgatanga, Aug 23, GNA – Mr Donatus
Nyaaba, the Higher East Regional Director of Elections, National Democratic
Congress (NDC), has cautioned candidates vying for the different parliamentary
primaries to concentration on their messages to
the delegates and stay away from character assassination marketing campaign.
On Saturday, August 24, 2019, the NDC
would be heading to the polls to elect candidates who would stand on the ticket
of the social gathering as parliamentary candidates for
the 2020 normal elections.
Speaking in an interview with the Ghana News
Company (GNA), Mr Nyaaba reminded candidates that the election was an inner
a single, which would provide the finest candidates to contest and earn energy for the
celebration in the up coming election and as a result asked them to keep away from harmful
“The agenda of the party is to pick
capable candidates, who can wrestle electric power from the New Patriotic Get together (NPP),
particularly the seats that the NDC misplaced to the NPP throughout the 2016 elections as
very well as reclaim the presidency”, he said..
While, the primaries would not be
taking place in some constituencies due to techniques of the get together, the Upper
East Region is not afflicted.
He reported as the party’s executives were being
operating challenging to unite the constructions of the party, it was anticipated of all
aspirants to stay away from activities that would curtail the hard work and make any
He stated all was set for the primaries to
acquire spot in all the 15 constituencies in the location and the election
committee experienced satisfied with all the aspirants and modalities regarding the conduct
of the elections was described to them.
He warned executives to desist from
publicly endorsing any applicant so as to manage the peace the occasion was
at the moment taking pleasure in.
He explained in the Bolgatanga Central
Constituency, Mr Isaac Adongo, the incumbent Member of Parliament would be
battling with Mr George Gamson, a general public servant even though in the Bolgatanga East,
Dr Dominic Ayine, the incumbent MP would be contesting with Mr Lance Adogba, a
retired general public servant.
In the Builsa South Constituency, Dr
Clement Apaak, the incumbent MP, would be likely unopposed, Mr James Agalga, the
current MP for Builsa North Constituency would be contesting with Mr Timothy
Awintirim, a Former MP for the region.
At the Chiana-Paga Constituency, five
candidates are contesting together with Mr Rudolph Amenga-Etigo, the incumbent MP,
Mr Christopher Apedum, a company man,
Mr Nikyema Billa Alamzy, a organization guy, Mr Thomas Addah Dalu, a former
District Main Executive and Mr Donald Tuumyeridam, a Instructor and Jonathan
Nyaaba, a legislation pupil, even though five
candidates are also vying for the Navrongo Central Constituency, two previous
Municipal Main Executives for the Kassana-Nankana, Mr Stanislaus Kandingdi and
Mr Emmanuel Andem, although the relaxation are Mr Peter Kaba, a Legal Practitioner, Mr
Samson Tangombu, a community servant and Dr Jacob Parechuga, an Educationist.
Two candidates just about every are contesting for
the Bongo and Talensi Constituencies like Mr Edward Bawa, the incumbent
MP and Mr Rainer Akumperigya, a legal practitioner and Mr Nicholas Takuzie and
Mr B.T Baba, the incumbent MP for Talensi, respectively.
For Tempane Constituency, Mr David
Adakudugu, previous MP, Mr Zeba
Abdallah, in the USA and Dr Mark Akudugu Mbawini, a Public
Servant, would be contesting, even though four candidates together with Dr Thomas
Anabah, a Healthcare Practitioner, Mr
Dominic Azumah Azimbe, a former MP, Mr Albert Akuka Alalzuuga, the incumbent MP
and Mr George Mbawini, an Educationist are contesting for the Garu
Although Mr Musah Abdulai has withdrawn
leaving Mr Mahama Ayariga, the present-day MP for Bawku Central to go unopposed,
5 candidates which include Mr Ebenezer Alumire Ndebila, a community servant, Mr
Simon Mbilla Eugene, Mr Cletus Avoka, former MP, Mr Paul Issifu Abasi and Mr
Simon Ayande Agbango, a former District Chief Govt are vying for the
For the Binduri constituency, Mr Noah
Ben Azure, a Instructor Dr Robert Kugnab-lem, the incumbent MP, Mr Simon Azimbe, a
Instructor and Mr Stephen Atubiga, a enterprise male are the candidates, when Dr
Vida Nyagre Yakong, a Lecturer at the College for Development Research, Mr
Francis Sampana Zuure, an Accountant and Dr Mark Kurt Nawaane, the incumbent MP
are battling for the Nabdam Constituency slot.
Two candidates like Mrs Laadi Ayi
Ayamba, the incumbent MP and Mr George Banbila Atuugah, a public servant are
contesting for the Pusiga Constituency,