Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang has accepted her choice as a running mate to the Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), H.E. John Dramani Mahama.
In a statement issued in Accra, the former Education Minister said: “it is with deep honor and a high sense of gratitude that I convert my acceptance of the nomination by H.E. John Dramani Mahama, Flagbearer and Leader of the great National Democratic Congress to be his running mate for the December 7, 2020 election”.
The statement said the historic nomination is not a personal achievement but victory for inclusive and participatory democracy, which enhances the credentials of the country.
Prof. Naana Opoku-Agyemang noted that she is humbled by the endorsement from Former President, Jerry John Rawlings, and Council of Elders and National Executive Committee of the party.
“I wish to salute all those who have come before me and pledge to draw deeply from their inspiration”, the statement said.
She concludes that she pledges to dedicate all the energy and intellect she can muster to ensure a resounding victory for the NDC and for the country.
“I pledge to diligently apply myself and dedicate all the energy and intellect I can muster to ensure a resounding victory for the NDC and for our country, Ghana. So help me God”.
By Agnes Melissa Yovo | Talksafrica.com