The Ashanti Regional Executive Committee of the ruling New Patriotc Party has resolved that the three(3) Orphan Constituencies in the region shall sponsor the candidatures of Hon. Alidu Seidu, MCE- Asokore Mampong, Hon. Salisu Bamba, MCE – Ejura Sekyeredumasi and Hon. Joseph Owusu, DCE – Sekyere Afram Plains as sole candidates for the Asawasi, Ejura Sekyeredumasi and Sekyere Afram Plains respectively.
The decision was taken after a thorough and extensive deliberation at a meeting of the Regional Executive Committee of the party held on Monday, 29th July 2019.
A statement signed by the Ashanti Regional Secretary, Sam Pyne said “This action is in line with the party’s strategy to annex these three (3) constituencies. The party is resolved to make sure that, all other actions are in tune with Article 12,(I) of the party’s constitution and all party members are enjoined to abide by this resolution.”
It added that “Party members who flout this directive shall be sanctioned according to the rules and regulations of the party’s constitution.”