NDC quashes suspension of C/R Communication Officer accused of defilement
The Functional Executive Committee of the opposition National Democratic Congress has quashed a decision by the party's branch in the Central Region to suspend its Regional Communication Officer accused of defilement. Below is the full statement from the NDC:. FEC QUASHES SUSPENSION OF CENTRAL REGIONAL COMMUNICATION OFFICER OF THE NDC, MR. KWESI DAWOOD. The Functional Executive Committee of the National Democratic Congress, has taken note of reports in the media that the Central Regional Communication Officer, Mr. Kwesi Dawood has been suspended by the Central Regional Executive Committee of the party over some allegations that are pending before a Court of Competent Jurisdiction. The Functional Executive Committee of the party at its meeting held today, 13th October, 2021 took the view that the suspension of Mr. Kwesi Dawood is not only prejudicial to the matter pending in Court, but that same violates the rights of a criminally accused person to a fair trial, the rules of natural justice and Article 46(1)(a)(c)(d) of the NDC Constitution which provides as follows;.