Businessman and former Mayor of Kumasi, Kojo Bonsu, has officially notified the party of his intention to contest the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flabreareship race.
In a letter dated October 1, 2018, and addressed to the Party’s General, Asiedu Nketia, Mr. Bonsu said: 'It is with a sense of unwavering commitment and dedication that I submit my intention to run for the position of NDC flagbearer and to commence my publicity campaign'.
Mr. Bonsu added that his broad experience as an entrepreneur, businessman, corporate leader, sports administrator, life-long social democrat and public servant makes him a better candidate.
The announcement by Mr. Bonsu brings the total number of NDC presidential hopefuls to 11.
The other ten are; President Mahama, Stephen Atubiga from Binduri, Nadowli-Kaleo, Member of Parliament; Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, former university professor; Joshua Alabi, former Trade Minister; Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, former CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA); Sylvester Mensah; former Deputy Finance Minister and MP for Cape Coast South, Kweku Ricketts Hagan, Goosie Tanoh, businessman, Nurudeen Iddrisu and Elikplim Agbemava.
Below is the full statement:
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