Former Member of Parliament for the Akwatia Constituency in the Eastern Region, Baba Jamal, has officially declared his intention to contest for the role of National Organiser of the party.

According to Mr Jamal, this is the right time for him to step out of the trenches and lead his party in the position of an organiser.

“I’m making it official that I will be contesting the National Organiser position of the NDC. I know this is the right time for me to step up and make a difference”, he said on Accra-based Okay FM as monitored by


The decision to contest, according to Mr Jamal, is premised on a broad consultation with party members who want him to become the National Organiser of the party.

Mr Jamal says though he goes into the contest with other experienced aspirants, he is the most experienced among the lot.


He added that he was the best person to marshal resources and galvanise the rank and file to move in the same direction towards the attainment of a common goal.