NPP to adopt ‘door-to-door’ campaign style amid COVID-19 pandemic – Sammi Awuku

Must Read

Joy News’ Latif Iddrisu faces stigmatization from colleagues, friends after contact with suspected COVID-19 patient

A Broadcast Journalist with the Multimedia Group, Latif Iddrisu has had his fair share of stigmatization after coming into...

WHO elects Ghana’s Health Minister to serve on Executive Board

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has elected the Minister for Health, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu to serve on the Executive Board...

Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III is a ‘self-styled’ Akwamumanhene – Kumasi High Court rules

The Yaa Ansaa Royal Family of Akwamu in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region has appealed to the...

National Organizer of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammi Awuku has revealed that the party has resolved to use innovative ways to reach out to electorates ahead of the 2020 General Elections.

According to Mr. Awuku, the coronavirus global pandemic has made it virtually impossible for large-scale political campaigns and rallies as witnessed during successive elections in the country.

Election 2020: ‘Successfully’ managing COVID-19 crisis will be NPP’s major campaign message – Sammi Awuku

With this, the NPP has readjusted its modus operandi for this year’s election taking into consideration the ‘new normal’ where credence is given to social distancing and other health protocols in a bid to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Speaking on Accra-based Peace FM on Friday, May 23, 2020, the national organizer indicated that the party has resolved to revisit and perfect the ‘retail campaign’ method they innovated ahead of the 2016 elections.

“We will miss that kind of feeling you get when you meet a brother or sister on the grounds…I’m sure, with all the political parties this year, we’ve been forced to readjust to the new normal and also observe these social and health protocols; and aside from that, now, every strategist in a room is trying to find new and creative ways that you can still reach out to the masses,” Sammi Awuku noted.

I will resign and join NDC if they boycott upcoming voter registration exercise – Sammi Awuku

He continued that “now, the real test of everyone’s strategy will be what the NPP introduced in 2016 that we called the retail campaign. It nearly looked like the NPP could predict or look into the future that a time will come that, that will be the best way of campaigning. But retail campaigning is difficult than any form of campaign. The retail campaign is identifying the voter or electorate and visiting the electorate where the person is. You call it door-to-door.”

SourceABC News

Submit your stories or articles to or Whatsapp them to +233 553620623

- Advertisement -


Latest News

Christians dominate Ghanaian politics yet corruption on the rise – Catholic Bishops

President of the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference, Most Rev Philip Naameh is lamenting why Christians dominate Ghanaian politics yet...

Two ‘people’ from Hull City test positive for COVID-19

English football club, Hull City has announced that two people have tested positive for COVID-19. However the club did not state if those who tested...

Bournemouth player tests positive for COVID-19

English Premier League club, A.F.C Bournemouth has revealed that one of its players has tested positive for COVID-19. EPL's governing body began rolling out blanket...

Government likely to ease restrictions next week – President Akufo-Addo hints

President Nana Addo Dankwa-Akufo-Addo has hinted at easing restrictions in the country by next week. Speaking at this year’s virtual Eid ul-Fitr celebrations, President Akufo-Addo...

Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III is a ‘self-styled’ Akwamumanhene – Kumasi High Court rules

The Yaa Ansaa Royal Family of Akwamu in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern Region has appealed to the government, institutions, public and private...

More Articles Like This

%d bloggers like this: