It was all joy and excitement when party executives and members of the Asante Akyem Central NPP party in the Ashanti region held a thanksgiving service at Presbyterian Church in Odumasi for a successful parliamentary primary and to commit the 2024 general elections to the almighty God as well as align strategies to propel its operations in the ensuing years.
Attendants were clad in their all-white apparel and were entertained by song ministrations.
Speaking at the event, the re-elected parliamentary candidate of the area, Hon. Kwame Anyimadu Antwi thanked the Almighty God for peaceful primaries and applauded the party executives and members for their role in making this just-ended primaries soothing.
“ Let’s give thanks to the Almighty God for making this primaries conflict-free, a lot happened but the lord was merciful, party executives and members your discipline also counted, “ he said.
One of the aspirants, who was seeking to wrestle power from the incumbent Anyimadu Antwi, Nana Agyemang Amponsah also called for unity among the party.
“ We want unity at this time in order to break the eight(8), let’s put all the differences aside, integration is only the key” he stated
The Municipal Chief Executive Officer for the area, Hon. Robert Yaw Kwakye urged the party faithful not to buy into any idea of supporting or voting for an independent candidate, he stressed that it’s never an option.
“ Where we are now, picking an independent candidate as an option is a big suicide, don’t be deceived, let’s all rally behind the elephant for the victory ahead “ he added
The Asante Akyem Central Municipal is one of the 260 Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies ( MMDAs) in Ghana and forms part of the 43 of MMDAs in the Ashanti in region and has Konongo as its Administrative Capital.