Thursday, 13 August

#NPP2020: Akufo-Addo selects Bawumia as running mate

Nana Akufo-Addo and Dr Bawumia

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has chosen Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia as his running mate for the fourth time as the party heads into the 2020 elections.

Nana Akufo-Addo made the announcement in his acceptance speech after he was acclaimed by the National Council of the NPP as the 2020 presidential candidate at a ceremony in Accra on Saturday, 27 May 2020.

The National Council unanimously accepted Nana Akufo-Addo's nominee and approved making Dr Bawumia the official running mate for the President.

In his acceptance speech, Dr Bawumia expressed gratitude to Nana Akufo-Addo and the NPP for choosing him again and promised not to disappoint the President and the party.

Source: Mensah