Buaben Asamoah is the new NPP Communications Director

BY: Enoch Darfah Frimpong
Yaw Buaben Asamoah
Yaw Buaben Asamoah

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has announced the appointment of deputy national officers and directors, to help run the affairs of the party for the next four years.

This, follows the election of new national officers in July 2018.

The Member of Parliament for the Adentan constituency in Accra, Yaw Buaben Asamoah is now the new Director of Communications.

Yaw Adomako Baafi, popularly referred to as "Footsoldiers President" who was holding the position in acting capacity resigned last week.

Read also: NPP considering Yaw Buabeng Asamoah as new Communications Director


Evans Nimako, who was holding the post of Director of Research and Elections in acting capacity has been appointed as the substantive post holder.

Nimako assisted Martin Adjei Mensah Korsah when he was Director of Research and Elections and took over in acting capacity when Mr Korsah was appointed as a Deputy Minister of Regional Reorganisation in 2017.

Nana Obiri Boahen who served as Deputy General Secretary from 2014 to July 2018 has been re-appointed to the same post. He is now to work with Daniel Patrick Nii Laryea Squire, also as a Deputy General Secretary.

Below is a copy of a press release issued on the new appointments. This was issued after a joint National Council and National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held Wednesday, September 19, 2018.

September 19, 2018

Press Release

NPP APPOINTS DEPUTY NATIONAL OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS

The NPP, has, at a joint National Council and National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held Wednesday, September 19, 2018, appointed the following persons to head the various directorates of the party as well as deputy national officers:

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

Yaw Buaben Asamoah

DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH AND ELECTIONS

Evans Nimako

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Collins Nuamah

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

Emmanuel Attafuah-Danso

DIRECTOR OF I.T

Eric Ntori

DIRECTOR OF PROTOCOLS

Kwadwo Afari

SENIOR POLITICAL ADVISOR

Mr. Antwi Adjei

APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY NATIONAL OFFICERS:

DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARIES

1) Daniel Patrick Nii Laryea Squire
2) Nana Obiri Boahen

DEPUTY NATIONAL ORGANIZERS

1) Maxwell Lugudor Cofie
2) Elvis Botah

DEPUTY NATIONAL WOMEN ORGANIZERS

1) Justina Awo Banahene
2) Hajia Sawudatu

DEPUTY NATIONAL YOUTH ORGANIZERS

1) Perpetual Lomokie Akwada
2) Joseph Nyaniba Kwayaja

NATIONAL NASARA COORDINATORS

1) Ayishetu Yusif
2) Abdallah Toric

DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTORS

1) Kamal-Deen Abdulai
2) Joyce Zempare
3) Haruna Mohammed
4) Yaw Preko
5) Akbar Yussif Rohullah Khomeini
6) Jennifer Oforiwaa Queen
7) Richard Asante Yeboah
8) Maame Yaa Aboagye
9) Kofi Agyapong
10 Richard Nyamah

The party congratulates all the appointed officers and calls on them to discharge their mandate diligently to vindicate the confidence reposed in them with the view to enhancing the party's fortunes at all times.

Thank you.

...Signed...

John Boadu
General Secretary