NPP confirms suspension of Paul Afoko as National Chairman

Paul Afoko

The New Patriotic Party has confirmed the indefinite suspension of their national chairman, Mr Paul Afoko.

A statement issued by the party on Friday, signed by Communications Director, Nana Akomea, says the decision follows the recommendation of the party’s National Disciplinary Committee.

Below is the full statement

NEC suspends Mr. Paul Afoko as National Chairman

On the 21st October, 2015, the National Disciplinary Committee of the New Patriotic Party submitted a report to the Executive Committee of the NPP; recommending the indefinite suspension of Mr. Paul Afoko as National Chairman.

At its meeting today, Friday 23 October, 2015, the National Executive Committee unanimously endorsed the recommendation of the National Disciplinary Committee.

By the decision of the NEC, Mr. Paul Afoko is suspended indefinitely from the position of National Chairman of NPP.

Mr. Freddie Blay, the 1st Vice Chair, per the NPP’s Constitution, becomes acting National Chairman of the NPP.