Following withholding of primaries in 5 constituencies in the just ended National Democratic Congress Parliamentary Primaries, the Functional Executive Committee has cleared 4 constituencies and directed fo0r elections to be held on Saturday.
The four constituencies cleared are Assin Central, Mfantsiman, Fanteakwa and Elembelle, leaving Asawase still yet to be decided. In a Statement Signed by General Secretary of the party, Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketia, it is the decision of the functional executive that the elections are held on Saturday, 31st August, 2019 in the four constituencies.
The NDC held its parliamentary primaries in 157 constituencies across the country, putting on hold 5 constituencies for various unresolved disputes to be decided by the party’s Functional Executive Committee.
Below is a copy of the statement.