Our Party

Our Party

WE, the members of the NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS (NDC), BELIEVING In THE DESTINY of Ghanaians to build a society that realises truly human values based on the full mobilisation of the talents and energies of our people and the sustainable development of the resources with which nature has generously endowed us; CONSCIOUS that this great edifice must be erected on the specified platform of our country's history and its current location in the world's economy; RECOGNIZING that the requisite re-alignment of national economic and social institutions of private and public character to meet national development needs is only possible given committed, capable and accountable political leadership; DETERMINED to provide a framework of voluntary political associations within which Ghanaians from all walks of life and from different traditions can surmount their differences and contribute democratically to the shaping of this new society; RESOLVED to uphold the Constitution of the Republic of Ghana approved by the national referendum held on the 28th April 1992; and COMMITTED to freedom, justice and accountability; The Party is a Social Democratic Party that believes in the equality and the egalitarian treatment of all persons with respect to their social, cultural, educational, political, religious and economic relations in a Multi-party environment. The Founding Father of the party is Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings upon whose vision and leadership the Party was established.