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Akuapem North NPP delegates seek out nullification of Ama Dokua’s candidature


Some New Patriotic Celebration (NPP) polling station executives in the Akuapem North Constituency are praying an Accra High Court docket for an purchase of injunction restraining the NPP from presenting the incumbent Member of Parliament, Ama Dokua Asiamah to the Electoral Commission as the party’s prospect for the Akuapem North Constituency in the 2020 typical elections without having convening an remarkable delegates convention.

The executives are also asking for a declaration that, the party’s purported nomination and approval of the MP as a parliamentary applicant is a blatant disregard of the NPP’s constitution, illegal, void, and of no influence.

The polling station executives aver that, except the court docket intervenes, their constitutional legal rights as delegates of the NPP will continue being seriously violated.

The executives, represented in court docket by Stephen Asare Darko and seven other people argue that the party’s structure necessitates an extraordinary delegates meeting to find a parliamentary prospect for the constituency.

On the other hand, the occasion disregarded this constitutional provision and election rules and quietly referred to as a conference of carefully picked users of the Constituency to a non-public residence in which they purportedly nominated and declared the applicant.

They lamented that, the delegates for the incredible delegates meeting to elect a parliamentary candidate ended up not constituted as mandated by the NPP Constitution.

They further more aver that the purported conference which acclaimed the member of Parliament was not an amazing delegates convention and is in breach of the constitutional necessity.

In accordance to the delegates, NPP as a political party is essential by regulation to carry out it’s affairs in openness, transparency and in conformity with Democratic rules without having bias and favor in the choice of its candidates but the opposite is happening in the Akuapem North Constituency.

At the Accra High Court of Justice, Typical Jurisdiction Division 4 presided more than by her lordship Olivia Obeng adjourned the situation to August 13, 2020, because the defendant didn’t make an overall look in courtroom.

Counsel for the plaintiff, Raymond Bagnabu averted in court that, stability guards at the NPP’s social gathering office environment have declined the bailiff entry into the Party’s headquarters to provide them.

On the other hand, he hinted to file for substituted services in get to get management or consultant of the NPP to consider take note of the Summons.

The group, nevertheless, insists that the court nullifies the process and compel the NPP to hold an remarkable conference to elect their parliamentary applicant.

The NPP Delegates seeks to secure an injunction on the occasion and to restrain the celebration to current Ama Dokua Asiamah as NPP’S parliamentary prospect for the Akuapem North Constituency.


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