The National Communications Bureau of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) held a three (3)-day workshop for all Regional Communication Officers, Deputy Regional Communication Officers, the leadership of the Social Media Team, and Members of the National Communications Team of the party over the weekend in Ho.
The workshop on the theme; “Purposeful Communication for Victory 2024,” aimed to evaluate the communications strategy and programs of the party and train and equip party communicators with the needed skills and information for the task ahead.
The program was graciously opened by the former President and flag-bearer of the party, John Dramani Mahama, who was accompanied by his Running Mate in the 2020 Presidential Elections, Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang.
Other speakers at the workshop included the General Secretary of the party, Hon. Johnson Asiedu Nketia, Dr. William Ahadzie of the NDC Party School, the Director of Elections, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, and leading members of the party’s National Communications Team Fifi Fiavi Kwetey, James Agyenim Boateng, Felix Ofosu Kwakye, and a host of other technical resource persons.
Also present were some selected Ranking Members of Parliament such as Hon. Alhaji ABA Fuseini, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Ato Forson, Kofi Armah Buah, Kwame Agbozah, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, and other Members of the NDC Parliamentary group shared very important information about their respective sectors with the team.
The program served as a platform for Party Communicators and Communication Officers to vigorously discuss their experiences, challenges, and recommendations, intending to find practical solutions to sharpen the party’s communication machinery.
All participants left the workshop updated, upgraded, fully equipped, and inspired for the task ahead and with the resolve to work hard with a united sense of purpose ahead of the 2024 General Elections.