Some supporters of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Nanton constituency are wondering why their member of parliament, Hardi Tuferu is threatened by the decision of Madam Napaga Tia Sulemana to constest the upcoming parliamentary primaries.
The angry NPP supporters made the remarks when they when held a press conferences at the party office to drum home their concerns over their inability to access the nomination forms since February 19.
“We know why Alhaji Hardi has connived with the DCE to hide the forms. But he will not succeed. Whether he likes it or not, he will go. The Nanton constituency was not created because of her. Someone will soon take over”, one them said.
When asked if they had information of someone declaring his intention to constest, the group said, “Yes, Princess Napaga Tia is interested in the seat. And we know our MP fears her too much.”
The also accused the DCE, Abdulai Murtala for still holding onto the secretary position, when he should have allowed the deputy or some other executive to take over.
They however called on the Regional and National Executives to intervene in the matter, adding the actions of the MP will lead to conflict in the Nanton constituency.