The National Executive Committee’s (NEC) decision for the conduct of Branch Elections across the country between the 14th and 30th April, 2018 is still in force.
All regional and constituency chairmen are to ensure that the elections are held within the stipulated period and in accordance with the approved regulations for the conduct of branch executive elections, 2018.
For the avoidance of doubt, the constituency election directorate should work with the constituency executives in all processes leading to the holding of branch elections. Former MP’s, all former appointees (MMDCE’s, Ministers, Staffers etc.) and former party executives at all levels, residents in the constituency must be involved in the supervision of the branch elections.
Branches which do not meet the minimum membership requirement of 20 registered members shall not hold their elections but reopen for further registration of members.
Payment of 1GHC subscription fee which is a requirement for membership must be ongoing throughout the period of election process at the branch level.
All registered members who want to contest as branch executives must be paid up members (paid his/her January to March, 2018 dues).