Out of the over 30 persons who have expressed interest to be executives of the NDC in the Jirapa constituency, only 2 hopefuls have filed their nomination forms today, 28th September 2022.
This is an official declaration that they will contest the upcoming NDC Jirapa constituency executive election schedule for next month.
According to the timetable for the internal election, all aspirants who have taken nomination forms to run for various positions in the party at the constituency level have today and tomorrow to file their nominations.
However, CoreNews’ source at the party’s office has revealed that at the end of the first day for filing of nomination forms, only 2 aspirants have filed their forms.
They are: Joseph Dongkaraa, a Constituency Deputy Secretary hopeful and Bayuo Mathew, an Executive Member hopeful.
But it is predicted that the remaining majority will be filing their nominations tomorrow.
Vetting of aspirants is expected to take 3 days starting from 30th of September to 2nd October, 2022.
Meanwhile, Political watchers claim there are two main camps in the party’s internal election: the Ernest Nindor-led camp allegedly sponsored by an alliance of NDC Parliamentary candidate hopefuls and the Cletus Seidu Dapilah allegedly sponsored camp led by David Yeng.