A former Communications minister under the erstwhile John Mahama government, Dr. Edward Kofi Omane Boamah, has expressed gratitude for his appointment as Director of Elections and IT for the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
In a statement issued to accept his appointment Thursday, August 24, 2023, the Director of Elections and IT for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the 2012 presidential and parliamentary elections said he is happy to work with the team to clinch victory for the party just as it happened some years ago.
“We did it together in 2008 and came out of opposition. We must repeat it in 2024 to build the Ghana we want together,” portions of his statement read.
In his letter, he said “I humbly accept my appointment as Director of Elections and IT for the National Democratic Congress (NDC). I am excited to work with an excellent election management and IT team. Our team has proven itself and demonstrated viability and promise in the recent NDC Presidential Primaries and the Assin North Constituency Parliamentary by-election.”
The medical practitioner cum politician also expressed gratitude to the leadership of the NDC and their flagbearer, and expressed how he will use his experience to help the NDC win the 2024 elections.
“To our Leader and 2024 flag bearer, President John Dramani Mahama, Chairman Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, and the entire NDC leadership and supporters, I promise to work tirelessly and contribute my best to secure victory for the party and all Ghanaians in the 2024 elections.
“With my experience as the NDC’s Deputy Campaign Coordinator for the 2012 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections and my understanding of the impact of technology and unbiased research on modern-day elections, I commit to working loyally, cooperatively, strategically, meticulously, effectively, efficiently, and resiliently to help bring the NDC back to power on January 07, 2025.