Politics of Thursday, 29 November 2018
All male flag bearer aspirants of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are expected to pay GHS400,000 as filing fee while female flag bearer aspirants as well as persons with disability aspiring to the same position, are to pay GHS200,000.
The nomination forms for the flag bearer slot is going for GHS20,000.
Also, the parliamentary aspirants are expected to pay GHS20,000 as filing fees.
Female parliamentary aspirants will pay half of that.
So far, twelve people including former president John Dramani Mahama have indicated their readiness to run for the flag bearer slot of the party in the presidential primaries scheduled for 19 January 2019.
The party took the decision at a National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Thursday, 29 November at the party’s headquarters in Accra.