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Politics of Tuesday, 17 January 2012

Source: GNA

Sissala West PNC confirms Bayirga as Parliamentary Candidate

Gwollu (U/W), Jan. 17, GNA - Mr. Haruna Bayirga, the only People's National Convention (PNC) Member of Parliament in the Upper West Region was on Sunday declared unopposed at the party's Sissala West Constituency Delegates Congress to contest the 2012 parliamentary election for the third time.

Similarly, a 19-member executive was also declared unopposed at the Congress held at Gwollu to handle the affairs of the party with Alhaji Abu Kadiri as Chairman and Abdulai Mohammed as Secretary.

Addressing the delegates, Mr. Bayirga said Sissala West Constituency was a focal point for the growth of the PNC and called for unity among the rank and file of its supporters to retain the seat in the 2012 parliamentary election.

He said the PNC ideology was Ghana and as such it had come to help heal the wounds of Ghanaians and also create a favourable atmosphere for peace to prevail in country.