New Patriotic Party
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is a liberal democratic and conservative party in Ghana and one of two dominant parties in Ghanaian politics. The party is center-right, its leading rival being the National Democratic Congress (NDC). It supplied former president John Agyekum Kufuor.At the elections, held on 7 December 2004, the party won 129 out of 230 seats. The NPP candidate was John Kufuor, who was re-elected president with 52.75% of the vote. The party symbol is the elephant and the party colors are red, white, and blue.
In Ghanaian general election, 2008, the NPP candidate Nana Akufo-Addo lost the presidential election in a closely contested runoff, with Akufo-Addo receiving 49.77% of the votes, versus 50.23% for John Atta Mills, the NDC flag bearer.
In the Ghanaian general election, 2012, the party faced a similar situation. Akufo-Addo lost the election with 47.74% of the vote, while incumbent President of Ghana John Mahama won 50.7%.
|National Chairman||Jake Otanka Obestebi-Lamptey|
|First National Vice Chairman||Fred Oware|
|Second Vice Chairman||Sheik Damba|
|Third Vice Chairman||Sophia Honner-Sam|
|National Treasurer||Esther Ofori|
|National Organiser||Lord Commey|
|General Secretary||Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie|
|Address||H/No. C. 912/2, Duade Street,
|Tel.||233 302 220864/227951|
|Web Site||Official Page
|Manifesto||Transforming Lives,Transforming Ghana|
|Presidential Candidate (2012)||Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo|
|Vice Presidential Candidate (2012)||Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia|