Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Dr. M. Bawumia is NPP flagbearer

Dr. M. Bawumia is NPP flagbearer

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has emerged as the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) following the party’s presidential primaries.

In the elections held on Saturday, November 4, 2023, Dr. Bawumia secured a significant victory, garnering 118,210 votes, which represents 61.43%of the total votes.

His closest rival, Kennedy Agyapong, secured 71,996 votes, accounting for 37.41%of the vote share.

The other two contestants, Dr. Afriyie Akoto and Francis Addai Nimo, received 1,449 votes (0.75%) and 781 votes (0.41%), respectively.

The electoral process witnessed the participation of some 200,000 delegates from across the country, underscoring the significance of the NPP’s primaries in the run-up to the 2024 general elections.

Dr. Bawumia’s victory in the flagbearer race paves the way for him to lead the NPP in the forthcoming elections.

He will face prominent opponents, including the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, and Alan Kyerematen in the 2024 elections.

This electoral outcome sets the stage for a competitive political landscape as the various candidates vie for the presidency.

There is a good reason why you should support the African Editors. Not everyone can afford to pay for news right now. That is why we keep our journalism open for everyone to read, including in Ghana. If this is you, please continue to read for free. But if you are able to, then there are three good reasons to support us today.

1. Our quality, journalism is a scrutinising force at a time when the rich and powerful are getting away with more and more.

2. We are independent and have no billionaire owner pulling the strings, so your money directly powers our reporting.

3. It doesn’t cost much, and takes less time than it took to read this message.

Help power the African Editors' journalism for the years to come, whether with a small sum or a larger one. If you can, please support us on a monthly basis from just 1 Ghana Cedi through mobile money number: 0599896099/ +23359989609 and you can be rest assured that you’re making a big impact every single month in support of open, independent journalism. Thank you.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

You May Also Like


Neglected tropical diseases rising in E/R- GHS Eastern Regional Health Directorate says there is disturbing increase in cases of neglected tropical Diseases in the...


At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos.


Kagame Tells Europe that Africa Doesn’t Need Adult Supervision but Fair Trade.    There is a good reason why you should support the African...


Daasebre Oti Boateng introduces Root-Based Model to Akufo-Addo, Bawumia, commends them for 2021 Census & Covid-19 fight Omanhene of New Juaben, Chancellor of All...

Copyright © 2023, Ltd was developed by Wordswar Technology & Investment, Inc. Contact us on +233246187160

%d bloggers like this: