Nationwide Youth Organizer of the Conventions Folks’s Celebration (CPP), Mr. Osei Kofi, has described the smaller political events within the nation as “live performance events”.
In response to him, there are solely three (3) main political events who’ve contributed to the socio-economic growth of this nation; particularly, the CPP, New Patriotic Celebration (NPP) and Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC).
“The opposite political events don’t present any signal of seriousness. They’re similar to live performance events who’re entertaining Ghanaians.
“The CPP which is now the third drive political get together within the nation has supplied immense growth for this nation. The founding father of the get together who later grew to become Ghana’s first president, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah contributed immensely to the event of the nation, he led the industrialization drive of this nation.
“So with regards to the event of this nation, you can’t rule out the Conference Folks’s Celebration,” he advised Kwame Nkrumah Tikese on Okay FM‘s Ade Akye Abia program.
Relating the submitting charges, he slammed the Electoral Fee for failing to extensively seek the advice of different curiosity teams in its choice to peg submitting charges for the 2020 presidential and parliamentary polls at GHC100,000 and GHC50,000 respectively.
To him, the EC, per it is actions is creating the state of affairs the place “drug lords“, due to their monetary power will run roughshod over others throughout elections.
“Though the EC will not be mandated to seek the advice of events on the subject material, it was prudent for the EC to have thought of consulting the political events,” he mentioned.
“Per the frequent sense which makes political events stakeholders with regards to elections on this nation, which has additionally knowledgeable the Electoral Fee to kind an Inter-Celebration Advisory Committee (IPAC) and to an extension prompted the EC to all the time meet and kind a consensus with the political events, the EC ought to have met with the events to construct a consensus on this challenge. In spite of everything, political events sponsor people who contest as presidential candidates and political leaders.”
“The EC is setting precedent for a future the place solely drug barons and criminals with the monetary muscle tissue are those who contest elections within the nation with its 100% improve within the submitting charge of presidential candidates,” he mentioned.
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