Zongo Minister Gets Top Party Post


The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has appointed former National Chairman of the party, Peter Mac Manu as it’s Campaign Manager for the 2020 general elections, the Minister for Inner-City and Zongo Development and the Deputy Chief of Staff as his Deputies.

Reports have it the Zongo Minister per his appointment will be Deputy  Campaign Manager in -charge of communications for the 2020 victory of the party.    

This was disclosed by the General Secretary of the party, John Boadu while interacting with Nana Yaw Kesseh on ‘The Platform’ program on Peace FM.

” We are not changing the winning team; Mac Manu will lead our campaign team and when the full list comes out, it is going to be solid,” he said.

Mr. Mac Manu who is currently the Board Chairman of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority held the same position in 2016.

He will be deputised by Minister of Inner- City and Zongo  Development, Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, and Director of Operations at the Presidency, Lord Oblitey Commey.

General Secretary of the party John Boadu will head Campaign Logistics and Operation, the same position he held in the 2016 Campaign.

NPP National Organizer, Sammi Awuku will be his Deputy.

The party was expected to hold a national delegates conference on May 2nd, 2020 to officially outdoor and launch its Campaign, but was postponed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic.