By Emmanuel Todd, GNA
Accra, Aug. 25, GNA – Mrs Agnes Naa Momo
Lartey has been elected as the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC)
Parliamentary Candidate for Krowor to contest the 2020 general election on the
Mrs Lartey garnered 934 votes to defeat her
only challenger in the race Mr Edgar Nii Kpakpo Addo, who had 244 votes.
In her victory speech, Mrs Lartey expressed
gratitude to the delegates and the Party Executives in the Constituency for
their efforts and sacrifice.
She urged Party Members to unit for victory
“From now, there is no Momo followers
or Kpakpo followers any more, let’s unit for victory” she said.
She said the victory was dedicated to the
Party and that all should get on board for victory 2020.
She said she was ready to work with her
opponent because they were all one.
Mr Wradi Bortey, NDC Chairman, Krowor
Constituency said it was good for delegates to know that election was a process
and not an event and members should not be divided.
He said, he was optimist that the Party was
going to wrestle the Krowor Parliamentary seat from the New Patriotic Party
(NPP) come 2020, looking at the turn out of voters.
“Nothing will stop the NDC from taking
the seat in Krowor” he said.
He said the 93 per cent delegate turn out
showed the hunger and thirst Ghanaians had for change come 2020.
He congratulated the candidates and
commended all delegates and executive for their faithfulness, loyalty and love
shown toward the Party.