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Here are the 8 women in NDC’s 33-member National Campaign Team

The role of women in politics and governance has been a focal point of activism and advocacy for years.

A notable example is the current push to prioritize the Affirmative Action Bill in the 8th Parliament.

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As Ghana continues its efforts to have a female Vice President, which would be the highest political office held by a woman so far, women remain pivotal in major political parties.

In February, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) unveiled its national campaign team, featuring prominent women in various roles.

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Similarly, the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) announced its 19-member national campaign team and a 14-member steering committee.

Find the list below:

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  1. Dr. Hanna Louisa Bisiw-Kotei- National Women’s Organizer will play a key role in the frontline campaign coordination wing.
  2. Joyce Bawa Mogtari- Spokesperson, Flagbearer’s campaign, she is already an aide to the flagbearer.
  3. Beatrice Annan- Deputy Spokesperson, Flagbearer’s campaign. She is currently a member of the Communications Team of the NDC.
  4. Obuobia Darko-Opoku – Along with Dr. Awusi and three others, they are expected to be assigned special duties by the national campaign
  5. Dr. Mary Awusi
    “The National Campaign Team shall work under the guidance of a Campaign Steering Committee that comprises,” portions of the press release that announced the list read.

Read the full statement by the party announcing the team below:

PRESS STATEMENT
For Immediate Release

19th June, 2024

NDC APPOINTS NATIONAL CAMPAIGN TEAM FOR THE 2024 GENERAL ELECTIONS

After extensive consultations and deliberations, the Functional Executive Committee of the NDC, at its meeting held on Tuesday, 18th June 2024, constituted the National Campaign Team that will prosecute the party’s 2024 presidential and parliamentary campaigns.

The National Campaign Team comprises:

1. Fifi Fiavi Kwetey (General Secretary)- Campaign Coordinator

2. Dr. Joseph Yammin (National Organizer)- Deputy Campaign Coordinator in charge of regional campaigns

3. Richard Quashigah- Deputy Campaign Coordinator in charge of parliamentary campaigns

4. Chief Hamilton Nixon Biney- Deputy Campaign Coordinator in charge of Special Operations

5. Sammy Gyamfi- National Communications Officer

6. George Opare Addo- National Youth Organizer

7. Dr. Hanna Louisa Bisiw-Kotei- National Women’s Organizer

8. Alhaji Cole Younger- National Zongo Caucus Coordinator

9. Prof. Joshua Alabi- Head of Flagbearer’s campaign

10. Joyce Bawa Mogtari- Spokesperson, Flagbearer’s campaign

11. Beatrice Annan- Deputy Spokesperson, Flagbearer’s campaign

12. Alex Segbefia- Head of Running Mate’s Campaign

13. James Agyenim Boateng- Spokesperson, Running Mate’s Campaign

14. Eric Adjei- Deputy Spokesperson, Running Mate’s Campaign

Other members of the National Campaign Team are:

1. Richard Anamoo- Representative of the NDC’s Professionals Forum.

2. Shine Gaveh- Representative of the Cadres Front

3. Dr. Nashiru Issahaku

4. Obuobia Darko-Opoku

5. Dr. Mary Awusi

The National Campaign Team shall work under the guidance of a Campaign Steering Committee that comprises:

1. Johnson Asiedu Nketia- Chairman

2. Fifi Fiavi Kwetey

3. Dr. Ato Forson

4. Rt. Hon. Doe Adjaho

5. Alhaji Hudu Yahaya

6. Kofi Totobi Quakyi

7. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo

8. Dr. Kwabena Duffour

9. Betty Mould Iddrisu

10. Julius Debrah

11. Marrietta Brew

12. Dr. Valerie Sawyer

13. Sam Pee Yalley

14. Alhaji Alhassan Ligbi

The National Campaign Team and Steering Committee shall all work under the leadership of the flag-bearer of the party, H.E. John Dramani Mahama and report to the Functional and National Executive Committees of the party in the discharge of their duties.

SIGNED.
FIFI FIAVI KWETEY
GENERAL SECRETARY

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