A leading contender in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearership race, Dr. Ekwow Spio Garbrah and his campaign team paid Nana Kobina Nketsiah V, Omanhene of Essikado Traditional Area a visit today.
The visit from the astute politician is to kick start his campaign in the Western region ahead of the NDC flagbearership race.
According to Spio Garbrah, he’s the right candidate to lead the NDC to challenge the ruling NDC government for the presidential seat during the 2020 general elections.
‘ I’m the right person to lead the NDC in the 2020 general elections because I have served the party for many years and Ghanaians can attest to that”, he said.
” I’m from this region (Western Region) precisely Sekondi and I have enough knowledge to lead the country and I will entreats all delegate to have that confidence in me.
In his submission he added, one thing we lack in Ghana is the harnessing of Knowledge and brain power of other for which reason we make mistakes we aren’t supposed to make.
He made reference from the issues from the just needed by-election at Ayawaso West Wuogon. He said, “we have a lot of security experts such us our founder, Gen. Nunoo Mensah, I don’t see why we do not consult them on issues concerning the security of our party”
Nana Kobina Nketsiah however welcomed Spio Garbrah’s decision to contest for the NDC flagbearership, prayed and advised him and stated that a better win the race to provide the kind of leadership the party needs.
He however stated emphatically that peace should reign before, during and after the upcoming elections for the betterment of the party and Ghana as a whole.