Ophelia Hayford Wife Late Ekow Quansah Hayford MyOphelia Hayford is to succeed her late spouse in Parliament
Thu, 15 Oct 2020Source: GNA
The Concerned youth and residents of the Mfantseman supporters have kicked against the proposed selection of the widow of the killed Member of Parliament (MP), Mr Ekow Quansah Hayford as the new Parliamentary Candidate to lead the Party in the 2020 surveys.
The name of Mrs Ophelia Hayford, the spouse of the expired MP had come up unequivocally and sources state the National Executive Council (NEC) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) was thinking about introducing her soon.
Yet, the Concerned Youth of the Constituency had asked the NEC to rather think about Mr James Korsah – Brown as the substitution of the late Member of Parliament (MP) Ekow Quansah Hayford to help hold the gathering’s seat in the Coming December 2020 surveys.
Mr James Korsah-Brown came next in the Constituency’s NPP Parliamentary Primaries prior this year.
“We prescribe Mr James Korsah – Brown to the NEC to be the substitution of our expired MP as he is known to be dynamic and has monstrously contributed his share towards the advancement of Mfantseman Constituency”.
Ghana News Agency accumulated on Wednesday that Mrs Ophelia Hayford, a Police Officer had offered in an acquiescence letter to the Police Administration.
In a press articulation marked and replicated to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) on Wednesday, Mr Edward Afful Agyire, the transport of the gathering spoke to NEC to stop its choice and have a legitimate discourse with partners before an appropriate and impressive applicant could be named and introduced.
It’s said the choice on a replacement ought to be finished with a full thought into the future turn of events and for the great individuals of Mfantseman.
It noticed that on the off chance that the NEC would not pay regard to their interests, at that point the Party may lose the seat to the resistance in the 2020 political race.
It vehemently raised worries that the ” No spouse no Vote” notices and reciting at the place of the late MPs house were not a portrayal made of their enthusiasm as a gathering.
The announcement said that the expected choice by NEC has just begun isolating the gathering in the electorate since some gathering dependable has taken steps to cast a ballot against it.
” We have never observed the spouse of the late MP on any political mission in the voting demographic, we don’t know whether she is a card bearing individual from the gathering or not, ” He included.
Mr Hayford was mercilessly shot and killed by a gathering of shooters suspected to be equipped burglars, on Thursday, October 08, on his way from a mission visit on the Abeadze-Dominase street.