Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has justified the change in leadership of the celebration in Parliament.
According to him, the change kinds a part of the reorganisation course of to assist the celebration seize political energy in the course of the 2024 elections.
“We started re-organization of our structures to be able to position ourselves to fight election 2024,” he stated.
Speaking in an unique interview with JoyNews’ Blessed Sogah, he stated the choice kinds a part of a nationwide restructuring course of the celebration is enterprise.
“We started more than a year ago, we started at the branch level. We have since done elections in about 40, 000 branches and then from there we proceeded to the constituency level. We are done largely with all the constituencies, we have done regional elections and we just completed our national election and the next is to look at our leadership in Parliament. That is what we have just done,” he stated.
Touching on the timing of the celebration’s determination and its supposed impact, Mr Nketia pressured that the timing is in line with plans to totally put together the celebration for the race forward.
“In terms of timing, it’s in line with the way we are prosecuting the national reorganization, in terms of why?, what it tells you is that the only constant thing is change. Since the environment is changing, leadership must change along with the new environment,” he stated.
On what knowledgeable this new leadership, Mr Nketia stated as the times of the elections get nearer, the debates on the ground of Parliament will change to points on the economic system, infrastructure and vitality, therefore it will be important they [NDC] put the most effective in these fields to correctly argue their stance.
“We know as an illustration that going into election 2024, the economic system goes to be the foremost battleground and so most of the debates will concentrate on the economic system. So you higher put your finest man in economic system ahead that’s what we have now achieved.
“We additionally checked out vitality. You know the petroleum and electrical energy challenges, so we wanted to decide on Kofi Armah Buah, our former minister to be the Deputy Minority Leader
“The other area is infrastructure, Kwame Agbodza being our man in infrastructure should play a key role that generally is what informed the changes,” he added.
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