The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ellembelle Constituency in the Western Region, Hon Emmanuel Armah - Kofi Buah says the constituency is targeting 16,000 vote increase in this year’s elections come December 7th.

“In our first term, we were able to win the election by beating the NPP by 1,400. The second term, we beat them by almost 8,000, votes. Our targets in this election is to increase our votes to 16,000, and that is our goal.”

Kofi Buah made this known after he filed his nomination forms to contest in this year’s General Election. Hon Buah by this is seeking to represent the people of Ellembelle for the third term on the tickets of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). The filing took place at the District Electoral Commission Office at Nkroful amid musical and dance display from supporters who thronged the place, clad in branded NDC paraphernalia and the MP’s T- Shirt to give their unflinching support. It was supervised by Mr Emmanuel Aidoo, the District Director of Electoral Commission.

Hon Emmanuel Armah Kofi Buah addressing the teeming supporters in what turned out to be a mini rally at Nkroful, stressed that the major projects that have been brought to the Constituency has easily turned Ellembelle into an oil and gas hub and there is the need to let it reflect in this years general elections. Hon Buah said though a lot of work such as the extension of electricity to remote areas and towns, building of new schools, improvement in educational score in the district, improvement in health by providing CHPS Centres in remote areas among many others have been achieved, there is still more to be done.

He cited the construction of the Esiama – Nkroful road, among others to compliment the works of the NDC government and President John Dramani Mahama.

He continued urging the party faithfuls especially the grassroots to reach out to floating voters and other political parties convincing them that the NDC is the ight alternative for the area. He appealed to all party faithful especially the grass roots.

“ if you love the NDC , and you mean it and you want the NDC to win, the only way you can give meaning to that is to spend at least 3 hours a everyday working to make sure we win this election and it means hard working” he stressed.

Hon Buah urged them to reach every community, every village and every house hold explaining the agenda of transforming Ghana and Changing Lives to the people.

As the Western Regional NDC Campaign Coordinator, Hon Emmanuel Armah -Kofi Buah said there are clear strategies in place to ensure that the Western Region votes massively for the NDC, adding that all the four zones in the Western Region are being coordinated well. Moreover key challenged areas are being worked on to ensure a win for the NDC and President John Dramani Mahama.

He added that “I am very confident we will deliver the Western massively for President John Dramani Mahama.