Embattled Member of Parliament-elect for Fomena breaks silence. Says he is joining the New Patriotic Party in the 8th Parliament
The member of Parliament-elect for Fomena, Andrew Asiamah has spoken for the first time after he was elected as an independent representative for the constituency. The MP who has been at the center of controversy in the 7th Parliament was asked to vacate his seat, upon directives by the NPP to the Speaker, after he decided to go independent following what he described as unfair treatment meted to him by the NPP. But following his re-election, speculations as rife that the NPP was in talks with him to join the party again, as Parliament hangs in the balance on which party will form majority.
But speaking to the parliament press corps, the Fomena MP said he’s already made the decision to go back to the NPP and that he believes the party has leant lessons from previous mistakes.
CUE: Joining Npp
He also rubbished claims that he’s made demands to the government before agreeing to join the party.
CUE: no demand