An NDC Grassroots Activist and leading member of North America and Canada NDC, Humphrey Tettey Mensah has charged that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) grassroots needed to be properly re-connected to the party.
Mr. Tettey Mensah said this in an interview with The Republicnewsonline.com/GhanaNewsOnline.com.gh adding that this could place the party in a better position to win the anticipated 2020 elections massively.
Focusing on the Greater Accra Region, he stressed that for the NDC to recover all the lost seats in the last elections, and even add more, a good party organiser would be needed for the region.
He observed there is a huge gap between the grassroots and the party which needs someone who has properly gone through the meal to enable him bridges the yawning gap so the NDC could recover the lost 7 seats and add more in the parry region.
“….there is serious problem with the Greater Accra Regional NDC and the organisation; so a qualified grassroots person who has gone through the meal with practical and theorical skills to sharply transform and reconnect the grassroots to the party ahead of election 2020”, Mr. Tettey Mensah posited.
Though, the handlers of current organiser department have done their bit, but total change and transformation is needed for that department for a comeback to power in 2020, added former Ablekuma South Youth Organiser.
Mr. Tettey Mensah told our Reporter he has the mechanism to bring back the disgruntled persons at the grassroots, as well as the organisers alongside the unfortunate ones and to help bring the youth and women’s wing since they all organize to work assiduously to bring the NDC back to power.
Mr. Tettey Mensah, who has held various position in the party at grassroot level, said he has experience in grassroots mobilization, innovative, strategic leadership skills transformational leadership, situational leadership, team player amongst many other leadership skills acquired both in the classroom and on the field.
As result oriented person, he said acquired experiences would help him a lot to achieve his target aims of recovering the lost 7 NDC seats, for the party in the Greater Accra Region.
As part of his numerous strategies, he mentioned developing campaign strategies for effective coordination with the help of the grassroots to build party’s effectiveness in political and electoral campaigns.
Mr. Tettey Mensah mentioned rewarding loyalty and hard work, following the planned support for the youth and women’s wings and the entire constituency executives committees in organizing party at all levels.
He alleged the party in the region has no database, hence, he would create and maintains elections database when he gets the nod as the Greater Accra Regional Organiser for the party, and will be from the branch to the constituency and regional levels amongst many others.
Source: the republic news online.com/ Delali A. Awuyeh