By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh |
Aspiring Oti Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), David Tibrum Makanyi has promised to pay allowances to all party executives if voted as the regional chairman in the upcoming regional elections.
Speaking to the media, Mr. Makanyi said that the only way leadership of the NPP could inspire its members in the Oti Region was to consider the challenges many of them were facing and provide some allowances to cushion them.
He expressed his commitment to ensure resources were readily available to constituencies for running affairs of the party.
The regional chairman aspirant gave the promise after he was vetted and approved to contest for the position.
On her part, the regional women’s organiser aspirant, Olivia Yawa Aglago, pitched herself as the most suitable candidate for the position citing her experience in the party’s 2016 electoral victory as an instance when she was nurtured as constituency women’s organiser and deputy Volta women’s organiser.
She called on delegates to consider her experience and vote for her as the regional women’s organiser to contribute to women empowerment and help win more parliamentary seats come election 2020.
For the Regional organiser position, Addo Kofi Agamfi a.k.a Bulldozer asked delegates to consider his experience and vote for him with a promise to win at least, six parliamentary seats to add to the already existing one.
Some aspirants who spoke to Voltaonlinegh, pledged to work hard to make the party attractive when voted to the various positions.
Chairman of the vetting committee, Michael Omarewadie entreated aspirants to embark on a clean campaign to ensure that whoever would get elected leads the party into election 2020.
Meanwhile, over 32 aspirants had been vetted and approved to contest for the various vacant positions in the upcoming regional elections of the party.