Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom Suspends Campaign Following Death Of 2012 Running Mate Eva Lokko

1 min

PPP flagbearer Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom has suspended his campaign in the wake of the tragic demise of Eva Lokko.
Eva Lokko, a former Director General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, passed away Thursday at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.
Dr Nduom, who had been expected to deliver a massive policy speech Saturday, has instead announced he’s putting his campaign on break to mourn his long time friend and political ally.
“Eva and me had promised each other not too long ago to put our health and personal lives before politics.” he wrote on Facebook.
“I need to take a break. The scheduled broadcast I was to make to the nation this Saturday cannot happen. I need a few days off. There is more to life than politics.” he added.
Dr Nduom stood alongside Eva Lokko in the 2o12 elections, with the late Lokko being his running mate on the PPP’s Presidential ticket.

Nii Smiley Byte
My friends call me Moonbyte, my Mum named me Godwin. I am the Managing Editor of GhanaCelebrities.Com, Founding editor of Innonews24.Com and a fixer for foreign journalists working in Ghana. I have three strong passions in life -- football, blogging and music -- in that order. I love spending time with friends talking about the important things in life and hate nothing more than 'authority' and hypocrisy fueled by dogma. My personal motto is that you can do everything you set your mind to, which I stole from my favourite person of all time Eminem. For writing or fixing gigs, contact [email protected]