A leading member of the New Patriotic Party, Hopeson Yaovi Adorye, and three others are being summoned before the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Disciplinary Committee (DC) for exhibiting acts that are in contravention to the regulations of the party.
The former Director of Security in charge of Ghana’s Airports according to a release signed by General Secretary of the party, Justin Koduah Frimpong, potentially breached “Article 10(7)(5) of the NPP constitution.”
The release says the four, Raphael Patrick Sarfo, Charles Dokyi Yaw-Addo, Musa Sulemana and Hopeson Yaovi Adorye “will be referred to the Party’s Disciplinary Committee. This is a direct response to evidence, including video and photographic materials, which suggest potential violations of the provisions outlined in Article 3(5)(A)(1)(2)(3) and (4) of the Party’s Constitution and a potential misconduct under Article 4(7).”
“This is in relation to direct and potential “violations of the provisions outlined in Article 3(5)(A)(1)(2)(3) and (4) of the Party’s Constitution and a potential misconduct under Article 4(7),” the statement signed Sunday, August 27, 2023 added.
Meanwhile, Assin Central lawmaker, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, is also being invited for same reasons.
“Emphasis must also be placed on the fact that Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, pursuant to the afore-stated constitutional provisions of the party, will also be summoned before the Disciplinary Committee of the Party to provide responses and further details to the accusations and threats he made against certain personalities in a video that has since gone viral on social media and mainstream media,” portions of the Justin Koduah Frimpong-signed statement indicated.
In the said release, the General Secretary of the NPP expressed gratitude to all stakeholders during the period of its special electoral college election, which was used to reduce the 10 aspirants who were vying for the party’s flagbearer to five.
It also extended its congratulations to aspirants and their supporters for conducting themselves well during the exercise.
“The New Patriotic Party (NPP) extends its heartfelt appreciation to all stakeholders who contributed to the successful execution of the Special Electoral College Election which took place on Saturday, August 26, 2023. We commend the collaborative efforts of the Presidential Elections Committee, the Electoral Commission, the Ghana Police Service, Media partners, aspirants, delegates, supporters, and the wider general public for their unwavering dedication to the democratic process.
“We extend our congratulations to all aspirants and their supporters for their responsible conduct, following the guidelines, rules, and regulations set forth for the election. Your commitment to the democratic principles of the Party is acknowledged and celebrated