Spokesperson for former President Rawlings, Kofi Adams has secured a landslide victory in the national organiser race of the ruling National Democratic Congress.
Adams garnered 2,547 out of the 3,359 total number of expected votes as against 743 secured by the incumbent Yaw Boateng Gyan at the 8th Congress of the party per certified results declared by the EC.
Counting of votes for other key positions such as the National Chairman is still underway at the Baba Yara sports stadium in Kumasi in the Ashanti region.
Adams until his election Saturday, December 20, was the first deputy general secretary of the governing party.
The national organiser position was one of the keenly contested slots of the NDC.
Before the elections, key personalities , including former President Rawlings had declared support for the candidature of his aide.
Below are other certified results by the EC for executive positions of the party.
Kwabena Adjei – 316
Kofi Portuphy – 2,457
Dan Abodakpi – 508
Abdula Ishaq Farakhan – 666
Johnson Asiedu Nketia – 2,685
Jemima Anita Desooso – 372
Lee Ocran – 286
Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo – 517
Betty Mould-Iddrisu – 401
Anthony Gyampo – 347
Harry Zakour – 374
Yaw Boateng Gyan – 734
Kofi Adams – 2,543
Godson Kobla Agbeli Fiagbe – 1439
Solomon Yaw Nkansah – 1526
Nii Duodu Duodu – 339