He additionally revealed that he has been campaigning quietly since resigning because the Agriculture Minister.
“I’ve been operating across the nation now for six years. Yearly besides 2020 when COVID prevented me, I had been going across the nation because the Minister for Agriculture as a result of I’ve been ready for the get together to return out with a date for the primaries, after which I’ll draw up my programme accordingly. It doesn’t imply, my supporters are asleep. They’re very lively in all of the 16 areas,” he said.
Because the NPP prepares for its primaries to elect a flagbearer, the lads are progressively being separated from the boys.
Despite the fact that the get together is but to open its nomination for the flagbearership race, some aspiring members of the get together have declared to contest within the presidential race of the get together forward of the 2024 elections.
Thus far, seven stalwarts of the NPP have made public their intentions to steer the get together.
The contenders within the NPP race are the Minister of Commerce and Trade, Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Meals and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia; a former Minister of Power, Boakye Agyarko; the Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, and a former presidential spokesperson and Normal Secretary of the get together, Kwabena Agyei Agyepong.
The remaining are a former Lawyer-Normal and Minister of Justice, Joe Ghartey, who can be the MP for Essikado-Ketan; a former MP for Mampong, Francis Addai-Nimoh, and a former Minister of State, Dr. Kofi Konadu Apraku, who can be a former MP for Offinso North.