NDC race: I will contest as chairman – Asiedu Nketiah

Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, the General secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has served notice that he will contest for the chairmanship position of the party.

“Yes I have the intention of picking up a form to contest the chairmanship position when nominations are opened,” Nketiah, popularly known as General Mosquito, said on Accra FM on Thursday (13 October 2022).

The former MP and minister said he is qualified to lead the party to victory in 2024.

“I participated in the struggle against the military dictatorship in this country, after which I came to Parliament. I was there for 12 years and chaired several committees.

“I tasted executive positions by being the deputy minister in charge of agriculture. I have served as board chairman, among others.

“I am confident that with my experience I will be a good leader and example to my party,” Nketiah, the longest-serving general secretary of the party said.

The opposition NDC goes to congress on 17 December 2022 to elect national executives.

Asaase Radio