ELECTIONS UPDATE FROM THE YILO KROBO NPP
The First Regional Vice Chairman of the Eastern Region, Dr. Richard Twum Barimah Koranteng, has duly filed his nomination form at the Constituency Secretariat. This made him the first to file to contest the Parliamentary Seat for Yilo Krobo Constituency, on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
The Yilo Krobo Constituency party office of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) was inundated by a huge crowd of party supporters on Friday, July 28, 2023, as Dr Richard Twum Berima and his campaigners filed his nomination.
Directives from the National
Executives of the New Patriotic Party opened nominations for faithful party individuals who will like to contest at the various Orphan constituencies across the 16 regions of the Republic of Ghana.
Eastern Region happens to have 8 Orphan constituencies. Yilo Krobo a constituency which historically indicates that about 33years the seat has been won by the Opposition NDC party.
Dr Richard Twum Berima has declared intentions and taken steps to pick forms and has submitted them with a huge crowd at the party office of Yilo Krobo on Friday 28, July.
NPP Yilo Krobo Constituency Chairman
According to the Constituency Chairman Alhaji Abubakar indicated that two persons picked forms and since the party has accepted the forms they hereby ask Dr Richard Twum to begin his campaign but he’s poised at winning the Yilo Seat for the Party that is what he wishes for, he calls for calm and peaceful campaign.
Speaking to the Media Alhaji Abubakar added that Yilo Constituency has been a great battle for the New Patriotic Party but he hopes with unity this could good luck for the party.
Meanwhile the Parliamentary Candidate Hopeful for Yilo Krobo Dr Richard Twum Berima revealed that his outfit sees is positive with the love the the people has showed to him even in his filing of his forms, he sees victory on his side.
Yilo Krobo Project
Also he said if internal delegates give the mantel him to contest with the Opposition Party in 2024 his message will speak for him, especially with the YiloProject which is not a project aimed at party members but at every individual being it NPP or NDC or other parties you can think of.
He also appealed that the delegates and the people to just give him a one-term chance to come clear with his positive intentions and continue to do more.
He said he has made promises of providing boreholes for all the 44 electoral Areas of which he has complete four.
Opening of nomination started Tuesday 11th of July, 2023, and will close on 10th August,2023, to make way for the vetting. Elections will start from Saturday 23rd September, 2023 and end on 2nd Saturday December, 2023.