The opposition National Democratic Congress has sworn into office, legal committee members to help the party conduct its affairs.
Present at the ceremony included the party’s General Secretary Johnson Asiedu Nketia and Chairman Samuel Ofosu Ampofo.
The 31-member committee are; Cletus A. Avoka, Betty Mould Idrissu, Ken Dzirasah, Larry Adjetey, Bede A Ziedeng, Valerie Sawyerr, Kakra Esamuah, Tony Lithur, Samuel Codjoe, Marietta B. Appiah-Oppong, Dominic Ayine, Chris A. Ackummey, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, Joyce Bawa Mogtari, Bassit B.A Bamba, David Annan, Elizabeth Ofosu Agyare, James Agalga, Nancy Amartefio, Samuel Adu-Yeboah, Alhaji Huudu Yahaya, Abraham Amaliba, George Loh, Victor Adawudu, David Ametefe, Alex Segbefia, Barbara S. Asamoah, Godwin Edudzi Tamakloe, and Baba A. Jamal as members.
Chairman of the party, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofu who administered the oath of office and secrecy to the legal team members, urged them to be circumspect in handling the party’s internal affairs. He was optimistic the newly sworn in members would positively bring their experience and expertise to bear in running and conducting the legal affairs of the party towards the 2020 elections.
He said, “we have realized from the 2012 elections outcome and the Supreme Court decision that legal representation and advisor at every level of the party. There is a lot of work to do and we have no doubt these people have the capacity to meet the expectation of the party. I have been receiving a lot of legal support for free from the legal committee.
He added “I don’t know how I was going to survive the situation that I had gone through”. We believe that you will be able to do more as we prepare towards 2020 elections.