General News of Sunday, 14 October 2018
Flagbearer hopeful for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Augustus Tanoh on Wednesday launched his campaign in the Volta Region.
Launching it Anloga Goosie Tanoh as he is popularly known, called on party supporters to rally behind him to reorganize the NDC and restore voluntarism, participatory decision-making, integrity, and transparency.
Upon entering the Volta region for his campaign, he paid a courtsey call on the Awoemefia of the Anlo state as part of activities to kick-start his campaign.
He was accompanied by delegates, polling station executives, and constituency executives.
Goosie Tanoh is one of the over 12 aspirants including; former President John Dramani Mahama, who is hoping to become the next flagbearer for the biggest opposition party going into the 2020 elections.
He has been recently working as a consultant and a developer of energy and industrial infrastructure while planning the revival of the agribusiness which he believed could transform the countryside on a more democratic basis and define sensible parameters for state investment in rural development.
On August 30, 2018, Goosie Tanoh formally announced his decision to contest the flagbearer post of the NDC when he presented his letter of intent to the party’s General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia.
Ghanaians, he said, have a choice to persist with bad governance or choose him to spark a change.