Former President, Jerry John Rawlings set to form new political party
|Mr. & Mrs. Rawlings|
It is speculated that the formation of this party is intended to split the National Democratic Congress formed by them in 1992 and now taken over by the sitting President, John Evans Atta Mills, who was once his vice president. The former president who championed the cause of victory for the NDC in the 2008 general elections feels he and his wife have been neglected and relegated to the background in the activities of the party.
|Former President during the 2nd round-off election at Tain District|
However, the Electoral Commission has denied reports of any such party in their records. According to the EC, it has only registered four new political parties with the last one yet to pick up their certificate. My reporter also indicate that, the NDP leaders are all over the country in a bid to get signatures to enable proper documentation process.
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