The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) will open nomination for presidential primary from Friday, May 26, 2023 Closing of Nominations — Saturday, June 24, 2023.
Special Electoral College Elections (if any) will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2023. National Congress- Saturday, November 4, 2023.
The timelines were approved by the National Executive Committee (NEC) and National Council meetings held on Monday, April 3, 2023.
A statement signed by the General Secretary of the NPP, Justin Frimpong Kodua said, “nomination forms shall be obtained from the Office of the General Secretary at the Party Headquarters, Asylum Down, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Monday to Friday).
“Consequently, an Aspiring Presidential Candidate shall obtain the Nomination Forms after payment of a non-refundable nomination fee of Fifty Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHC 50, 000.00) only, through a Bankers Draft issued to the NEW PATRIOTIC PARTY NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS, ACCRA as payee.”
The statement assured the Party’s determination to hold a free, fair, transparent and a peaceful presidential primary election, and urged all stakeholders to help make this a reality.