On 6th July, 2020, the flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress John Dramani Mahama finally named Prof Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang as his running mate going into the December 7th general election.
However, yesterday, the running mate and the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang and John Dramani Mahama respectively accompanied by some other top officials paid a visit to the Founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), former President Jerry John Rawlings were they Officially introduced Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang to the former President.
Speaking during the visit, the Founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), former President Jerry John Rawlings congratulated the former Minister for Education, Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang on her selection as Vice-Presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
The former President added that, “prior to the announcement, he was informed by the party’s Presidential candidate, former President John Dramani Mahama that following consultations with the party hierarchy, Professor Opoku Agyemang was the favourite among a list of shortlisted candidates and “If this was the case then there was no reason to stand against it even though I had a few others in mind,”
The NDC flagbearer and his running mate were accompanied to the visit by General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, National Party Chairman, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo and Kofi Attoh, National party Vice Chairman.