General News of Friday, 2 November 2012
President John Mahama is appealing to Northerners not to let this golden opportunity of having one of their own as President of Ghana, slip through their hands.
The president said it was time for Northerners to also be at the forefront in running the affairs of the country.
Addressing the chiefs and people of Nankpanduri as part of his campaign tour of the Northern Region, President John Mahama called on all Northerners to give their backing to him so he can ascend the seat and make them proud.
According to him, they have been Vice Presidents for a long time adding that, they also have the people and what it takes to be President.
President John Mahama promised not to disappoint if he gets their backing.
He appealed to them to make his administration less burdened by embracing peace in all their doings.