BY ATIA TILARIOUS AZOHNWI
Honourable Joshua Osih Nambangi has been elected as the candidate of the Social Democratic Front (SDF) for the upcoming Presidential Election.
He was elected Saturday, February 24, 2018 at an extraordinary convention to designate the party’s candidate for the upcoming Presidential polls.
He won 88.3 percent of the votes as against 11.61 percent for his lone challenger, Hon. Fobi Nchinda Simon.
Hon. Joseph Mbah Ndam threw in the towel at the last minute but did not pledge his support openly to any of the two remaining candidates.
In his acceptance speech, Hon. Osih promised as from tomorrow to start visiting all the 360 sub-divisions of the country to canvas for support.
Saturday’s Extra Ordinary Convention was preceded by the presentation of the new members of the SDF National Executive Committee who were elected Friday night on day two of the 9th Ordinary Elective Convention of the Party at the Bamenda Congress Hall.
Ni John Fru Ndi who pulled out of the presidential race was maintained as Chairman of the party while Hon. Joshua Osih succeeded himself as the party’s 1st Vice National Chairman, flawing Prof. Ndiva Kofele Kale.