Nana Akufo-Addo said, he has no doubt his campaign manager is proficient enough to win power for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2016 elections.
Peter Mac Manu was appointed to lead a central team of the NPP. The team is made up of the MP for Okre and former General Secretary Dan Botwe, former Chief Executive of Data Bank, Ken Ofori Atta, and Boakye Agyarko among others in the presidential polls.
Nana Addo is sure he has put in place a solid campaign team led by Mac Manu, which will ensure absolute victor for the Elephant family come 2016.
“He’s extremely familiar with the electoral processes,” Akufo-Addo said about Manu on Metro TV’s Good Evening Ghana show. “He was the Western regional chairman at the time when we became the majority party in the Western region. He has that to his credit and was able to catapult us.”
“…. He is knowledgeable and has been asked to talk about the electoral system all over the world.”
The Structure of the Campaign Team:
The National Campaign Coordinating Committee will be the main body responsible for directing the 2016 campaign of the NPP.
It will be chaired by the Presidential Candidate, with the Vice Presidential Candidate as Vice Chair.
The team consists of:
The Acting National Chairman
Minority Leader in Parliament
The ten (10) Regional Chairmen;
And the following persons:
Peter Mac Manu – Campaign Manager
Dan Botwe – Campaign Strategist
Boakye Agyarko – Policy Adviser
John Boadu – National Organiser and Head of Operations Directorate, assisted by Otiko Afisa Djaba (National Women’s Organiser); Sammy Awuku (National Youth Organiser); and Kamal-Deen Abdulai (National Nasara Co-ordinator).
Ken Ofori-Atta – Director of Fundraising Committee, assisted by Kwabena
Abankwa Yeboah, National Treasurer
Victor Newman – Director of Research
Edward Boateng – Director of Campaign Administration and Logistics
Martin Adjei Mensah-Korsah – Director of Elections
Joe Anokye – Technology Director
Nana Akomea – Director of Communications