The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), will from Thursday, December 3, 2020, begin a 3-day nationwide fasting and prayer ahead of the December 7 polls.
The event, which follows a similar one held by the Christian community will be climaxed by a special service on Friday, December 4, and Saturday, December 5, 2020, by the Muslim and Christian community respectively.
In a communiqué signed by the National Chairman of the party, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo and sighted by JoyNews, the party said the prayers will also be used to seek God’s intervention in the general elections.
“Knowing very well that God’s divine intervention manifests in the affairs of mankind and as we inch towards a very crucial and concluding stage of the electioneering process.
“It is imperative that as a Party, we call once again for God’s intervention to buttress our hard work and determination to secure a resounding victory in the December 7 general elections, to the Glory of God Almighty,” part of the statement read.
Find the full statement from the party below:
THEME: THE FINAL ONSLAUGHT
The Leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) announces to the General Public, a nationwide declaration of PRAYER, FASTING, AND THANKSGIVING from Thursday 3rd December to Saturday 5th December 2020 to God Almighty for His Goodness and Mercies towards the December 7 General Elections and the last month to the end of a very engaging year 2020.
This follows the earlier call on and declaration of Prayer and Fasting period by the Christian Community and a Special Prayer by the Muslim Community in Ghana in the month of October.
Knowing very well that God’s Divine Intervention manifests in the affairs of mankind and as we inch towards a very crucial and concluding stage of the electioneering process, it is imperative that as a Party, we call once again for God’s intervention to buttress our hard work and determination to secure a resounding victory in the December 7 General Elections, to the Glory of God Almighty.
This period of Prayer, Fasting and Thanksgiving will be climaxed by the offer of Special Service on Friday December 4 and Saturday December 5, 2020 by the Muslim and Christian Community respectively.
Furthermore, the Party respectfully urges and encourages all Members and Sympathizersto seek God Almighty’s Divine intervention, Favour and Blessings to grant the NDC Victory in the General Elections in few days to come, as well as to divinely expose all the machinations of our opponents.
We count on your usual cooperation.
Victory Beckons. Together we can!
Hon. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo