According to a statement signed by the party’s General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, the party’s Special Vetting Committee tasked to come up with a list of possible candidates for the position of running mate are done. He noted that the SVC came up with five names of party members in good standing.
“After careful consideration of a list of comrades in good standing, the Special Vetting Committee has put forward the following candidates…”
The statement from the NDC named the lucky candidates for consideration as; Mr. Kwame Awuah Darko, Prof. Kwesi Botchwey, Dr. Kwabena Duffuor, Mr. Kwesi Ahwoi, and Dr. Zenator Rawlings.
The statement issued on May 5, 2020, further indicated that the Special Vetting Committee will engage the party’s flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama to review the qualities and capabilities of the shortlisted persons.
The NDC leader in his last two Facebook live conversation, raised issues about Ghana’s economy not being strong and resilient like some top government officials in the NPP administration want Ghanaians to believe.