Former Deputy National Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party(NPP) Salam Mustapha has said he is the most experienced amongst other contenders for the position of National Youth Organiser of the party.
The race to the positions of National Executives of the governing party is gathering momentum as interested persons have stepped up their campaigns.
Salam Mustapha who has declared his intention to contest for the position of National Youth Organiser has been touting his achievements and experience over the years after serving as a deputy national youth organiser and took center stage in the operations of the party and by-elections amongst other activities.
In an interview, he stated that none of his contenders stand shoulder to shoulder with him in terms of the experience of manning the youth wing of the party.
“I bring unparalleled experience to the youth wing. There is nobody running for the national youth organiser position current [All my contenders] who is more experienced than I am. There is no single person. No one can claim experience more than I have. I’m the only person running for this position who has been a member of the National Council of the party, National Executive Committee member of the party and sat in steering committee meetings of the party. These are all where the top decisions of the party are taken. I have hands on deck knowledge of how the party is run and I have seen it all,” he said.
Salam recounted that he discharged his duties diligently and passionately as deputy national youth organiser when the party was in opposition and subsequently transitioned into government in 2017.
“I also come on board with q vast network. Virtually all the CEOs at the state agencies are my friends. They are people I have worked with,” he stated.
He assured that his goodwill and acquaintance with influential persons within the party will offer more opportunities to the youth of the party if he gets elected.