Former Deputy Minister of Information under the erstwhile Mahama administration,Felix Ofosu Kwakye has announced his intention to contest for parliament.

Mr Ofosu Kwakye will be contesting in the upcoming National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Primaries for the Abura Asebu Kwamankese constituency.

The young politician will most likely face strong competition from the NPP’s Elvis Morris Donko who is the current MP for the area should he be elected.

In a poster he shared on Facebook, Mr. Kwakye Ofosu who is also a known NDC party communicator had the inscription:

“Vision and Competence… Vote Felix Kwakye Ofosu as parliamentary candidate for Abura Asebu Kwamankese 2020.”

Felix Ofosu Kwakye is the latest NDC bigwig to join the parliamentary race after former Gender Minister, Nana Oye Lithur declared her intention to run in the Adentan constitutency.

Deadline for the picking of nomination forms ends tomorrow, July, 12, 2019.

Meanwhile, filing of nominations and vetting would be conducted on the 18th – 19th of July 2019 and 24th – 25th July 2019, respectively.