Former Deputy Minister of Arts, Tourism and Culture, Dzifa Gomashie, has officially kicked off her political campaign on Wednesday 31st July 2019 at Aflao in the Volta Region.
The veteran actress is contesting for the NDC Parliamentary primaries ahead of 2020 for the Ketu-South Constituency.
The campaign launch was attended by notable politicians, friends, family, Chiefs and Queens.
Launching her campaign, Dzifa Gomashie entreated all concerned citizens to rally behind her to build stronger grassroots, stronger branches and a stronger Constituency to change the narrative about Ketu South.
She believes her election to Parliament would inspire many young women and young people as she continued her human development mission.
The incumbent and former Deputy Minister of finance, Mr. Fifi Fiavi Kwetey has decided not to contest the seat again.
She posted on her Facebook page;
I WILL NEVER FORGET THE EXPERIENCE
I successfully launched my campaign on Wednesday 31st July at 2pm in Aflao. I couldn’t have asked for more.
I am grateful to you General MKGA. I can’t believe how blessed I am to have you beside me. Thank you Chiefs and Queens. Thank you so much dear delegates of Ketu South. Thank you m yh colleague former Assembly members of the KSMA. Such loyalty i s rare and I do not take it for granted.
I thank my family, my sister-comrades Mawuena Dumor, Queenstar Pokuah Sawyerr Nhyiraba Obaatanpa Sawyerr, Obuobia Darko-Opoku, whose name was “murdered” by my grandson, Yayra Portia Klu, my brother-comrades Bill Boglo, Julius Neequaye Kotey Kootse and the squad. You all made the float fun and the launch a fantastic experience.
Thank you, all of you here who believe in me those who prayed for me and those who called to wish me well.
On the 24th of August I know we will go to the poll’s and cast the vote for Dzifa Gomashie #1 on your ballot paper. Together we will change the narrative about our Ketu South. Yes, we will.
Now its time for you to support me with cash, party paraphernalia and more. Inbox me if you would like to contribute your widows mite.
Let’s go build Stronger Grassroots, Stronger Branches and a Stronger Constituency.
To God be the glory.
Dzifa Gomashie has received many honours in her line of work as an actress, entrepreneur and mentor but notable among them are the Best Actress for the Production “Action Plan” from the National Association of Film and Television (NAFTI) and from the GHALLYWOOD Film Awards, she was adjudged a Pioneer Actress for her invaluable contribution towards the development of the film industry over the years.