As it’s very relevant,the 2020 Manifesto Committee of the National Democratic Congress in its bid to develop “Peoples’ Centered-manifesto” that speaks to the direct needs and concerns of the people, NDC wishes to announce the request for Policy Memoranda from the general public, Civil Society Organizations, Trade Unions, Associations and other identifiable group in the country, of which Nkoranza South is not left out according to the biggest opposition party, NDC.
According to the Secretary of NDC, Nkoranza South, Doe Addo Nyantor the gathering was in a reason to develop a ‘Grassroots Manifesto’ is driven by need to give meaning to their Social Democratic Principles on exclusivity and mass participation in the pursuit of growth and development of this country,Ghana.
Doe Addo,the Secretary of the NDC for Nkoranza South Constituency in the Bono East Region said the power to rule every democratic dispensation comes from the ordinary people.
He therefore stated that,it is imperative as a political party seeking political power and authority to rule the ordinary people,solicit the citizens’ priorities,aspiration and interests in that regard.
Explaining further,said what they do with the power,when given the mandate, is a collective responsibility and a sense of participatory democracy.
At the consultative forum of the NDC, Nkoranza South Constituency, the aspirant Member of Parliament and the former Deputy Minister for Local Government in NDC time of HE John Dramani former President of the republic of Ghana, Hon Kwadwo Agyekum also started that, the consultative forum therefore will encourage the public to make presentation on critical issues that affect their industry or institutions and the way forward in building a solid socio-economic development for the good people of Ghana and Nkoranza South Constituency respectively.
Hon. Kwadwo Agyekum emphasised that, there is nothing wrong with soliciting from the citizenry expectations regarding the type of management model they will adopt for all the sectors of the economy;being Agriculture, Education, Security, Fiscal discipline, Employment, Roads, Energy, Economic and social, etc.
From the points gathered after hearing the public, Nkoranza is a farming community so the government should help the society to have a processing factory or to build processing plant,Hon Agyekum lamented.
Author by;Nana Brempong-Kesse