Information reaching ghdominancenews.com indicates that candidates in the Yendi Constituency who were vying for various positions in the New Patriotic Party (NPP), and purported to be anti-Farouk Aliu Mahama, who is the member of parliament (MP) for the area.
According to sources at the office of the General Secretary, John Boadu, all newly created polling stations were given to the incumbent MPs “to fix their own favorite people”.
“So by extension they want sitting MPs to win the next primaries. in view of this, all aspirants contesting against FAM’s candidates in Yendi have all decided to step down from the contest”, a reliable source in the Yendi Constituency told this portal.
“There will be no contest in Yendi. FAM’s guys are all going unopposed”, it added.
Below is a statement signed by 11 aspirants indicating their decision to withdraw from the contest: