The former minster for trade and industry, Hon Alan Kyeremateng who held a press conference, on 25th September,2023 and announces his resignation from NPP, to contest as independent presidential candidate in election 2024.
He has outlined the Genesis of his resignation from the NPP, since 2007 how he was intimated by some invisible forces in the party.
Per his narrative, the moment he decided to contest Akufo Addo in the presidential primaries in 2007, that’s when his beginning of his hatred started in the party.
On the eve of the election in 2007 there was a calculated attempt to tarnish his image, name and reputation by a false accusations that he was sharing money to the voters, which was untrue according to him.
In his interview with the media he sighted that Akufo Addo as his senior brother and he has a greatest respect for him a lot in politics.
He said, when he decided to contest for the flagerbearership, he visited Akufo Addo in his house and pre informed him that he will resign as the minister of Trade and industry.
If he also told him that he is going to resign from the party question was put before him, and he answered that it was his personal decision, so he kept it private and personal from him.