Akuffo-Addo Just Cuts Sods For Fun and Jokes – John Mahama reveals
The National Democratic Congress , NDC,launched their Twi version of the People’s Manifesto in the Ashanti Regional capital Kumasi yesterday. The programme took place at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and , KNUST Great Hall. The programme began at exactly 1:00pm.
Leading NDC Members Who Were Present
Almost all the leading members of the party were present including the former president John Dramani Mahama(leader and presidential candidate of the NDC), Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang (Running Mate), Hon. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo (Chairman of the NDC), Asiedu Nketiah (General Secretary of the NDC), Sammy Gyemfi Esq (Communications officer of the NDC), George Opare Addo (Youth Organizer of the NDC), Kwame Awuah Darko, Muntaka Mohammed, Eric Opoku among others. Asiedu Nketiah made an assertion that the NPP has stolen the their manifesto.
Speakers At The Event
Sammy Gyamfi was the moderator for the programme. Muntaka Mohammed spoke on Zongo development and the legalization of okada. During his presentation he revealed that the NPP are hypocrites pretending to show Zongos that they cherish them. The Asuase Member of Parliament further took us back dates on how Akuffo Addo’s father played a major role in making Zongos the poorest group of people in Ghana when he ordered everyone should go to their native land and leave behind their belongings during his time as head of state.
Prior to Muntaka’s presentation Eric Opoku and Awuah Darko had already given their speeches on Agriculture and Mining. George Opare also spoke on Youth aspects of the manifesto.
John Dramani Mahama’s Message To The People
After all the various sector,the presidential candidate Mr John Dramani Mahama came to give his. He explained the need for the NDC to go to the people for their manifesto policies and quizzed why the NPP have started implementing the contents of the People’s Manifesto. He criticized the poor economic impact on the people under Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo’s government.
He further explained that the NDC government will protect all businesses unlike the the NPP. Also,he will pay embattled customers of collapsed banks and will double pensioners allowances in every December. SSNIT contributions will serve as a collateral for renting of houses. Mahama said he will establish Gold Board(GOLDCOB) to regulate mining in the country. He teased Akuffo Addo that he has failed in the fight against galamsey and promised that he will return all seized excavators and seized concessions to their original owners. He also said they will do all the corridor roads in the country. He promised free technical and Vocational training. NDC will establish a new Magazine and a cancer and kidney disease fund. JDM promised to reduce the size of government to acquire funds for paying assembly members. Mahama also promised to battle corruption. JDM promised to power the security services and open all closed down radio stations. Ahmed Suale and JB Danquah’s deaths will be investigated seriously. I learnt my lessons from my time as vice president under late President Mills. Mahama tasked traditional leaders to ask for the funding of any project the NPP cut sod for because all the sod cutting under Nana Addo are Sakawa.