The Northern regional secretary of the National Democratic Congress, Mr Salisu Bi-awurbi has resigned as the secretary of the party.
Mr Bi-Awurebi tended in his resignation voluntarily pursuant to the decision of the National Executive Committee of the Party on the Reorganisation of the Regional Executive Committees of both the Newly Created Regions and their Parent Regions.
“I will stand bye for Swearing in as the New Regional Secretary of the SAVANNAH REGION on the 25th of May, 2019 or so soon thereafter as the Regulations on same so stipulates,” the statement said.
Meanwhile, speaking in an exclusive interview with this reporter, Mr Salisu cited reasons why he is resigning from his position.
He explained that following the creation of the Savanna region where he hails from, he has no option that to move the new region where he hails from to become an automatic Savanna regional secretary with effect from 25th May 2019.
He thus become the first regional secretary for the newly region.
Mr Bi-awurbi however promised to continue to mop up operations that leads to the reconstitution of the 3 regional executive committees of Northern, north east and Savanna regions.
Mr Bi-awurbi was the former DCE for Central gonja district and former deputy secretary of the NDC in the northern region before he became the substantive secretary of the party in the northern region.
Below is a copy of his resignation letter
THE GENERAL SECRETARY
NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS
HEAD OFFICE. ACCRA
VOLUNTARY RESIGNATION A THE NORTHERN REGIONAL SECRETARY OF THE NDC AND ASSUMPTION OF POST AS THE SAVANNAH REGIONAL SECRETARY
Pursuant to the decision of the National Executive Committee of the Party on the Reorganisation of the Regional Executive Committees of both the Newly Created Regions and their Parent Regions, I wish to tender my Resignation as the Northern Regional Secretary of the Party with effect from 25th May, 2019.
I will stand bye for Swearing in as the New Regional Secretary of the SAVANNAH REGION on the 25th of May, 2019 or so soon thereafter as the Regulations on same so stipulates.
You may therefore proceed to conduct elections aimed at finding a worthy replacement in the Northern and North East Regions
Counting on you
Hon Salisu Be—Awuribe
( Regional Secreatry, NR, NER & SR)
The Regional Chairman
By: Zion Abdul-Rauf|Savannah Regional Correspondent – TamaleOnline.Net