The Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) has congratulated the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) for conducting peaceful Presidential primaries.
The Vice President, Dr Bawumia, emerged winner of the keenly contested election with 61.43% of total valid votes cast on Saturday, November 4, 2023, and will lead the NPP into the 2024 general elections.
In a press release, LPG commended the NPP and the four contestants, including Dr Bawumia, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, and Francis Addai Nimoh for demonstrating maturity.
According to the LPG, while their perspectives and approaches may differ, the essence of genuine democracy prevails when every party actively engages and is afforded the chance to campaign, as exemplified in the NPP’s election.
The statement signed by the General Secretary of LPG said: “The Liberal Party of Ghana wishes to officially congratulate the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for a symbolic, zero-violence Presidential Primaries on November 4, 2024.”
“We officially congratulate the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, who emerged as the winner and Flagbearer to lead the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the upcoming 2024 Presidential Elections.”