Select Page

Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang Retained As John Mahama’s Running Mate1 min read

Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang Retained As John Mahama’s Running Mate<span class="wtr-time-wrap after-title"><span class="wtr-time-number">1</span> min read</span>

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has announced Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang as the Running Mate to the party’s flag bearer, John Dramani Mahama, for the 2024 presidential elections.

Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang is a distinguished academic and leader renowned for her dedication to education and public service.

A statement dated March 7 and signed by the General Secretary of the Party, Fifi Kwetey said “Having served as Minister for Education and as the first female Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, she has emerged as a trailblazer for women in leadership across Ghana. Her nomination underscores the NDC’s unwavering commitment to inclusivity, diversity, and the empowerment of women in leadership roles.”

According to the NDC, “Possessing extensive qualifications and experience, Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the NDC’s presidential ticket.”

The statement said in nominating her, the flagbearer, John Mahama, expressed confidence in Prof. Opoku- Agyemang thus, “I am proud to have Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang as my running mate. Her integrity, dedication, and vision for a better Ghana make her the ideal candidate to join me in leading our party to victory in the upcoming elections.”

With this nomination, one can safely say that it is a JJ ticket- John and Jane.

“The NDC is excited to present such a formidable team to lead the party’s ticket. With John Mahama and Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang at the forefront, the NDC is poised to introduce a bold and progressive vision for the future of Ghana,” the statement concluded.