General News of Thursday, 28 February 2008
Koforidua, Feb. 28, GNA- Professor Evans John Atta-Mills, presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), is to pay a one-day working visit to the Eastern Region on Tuesday, March 04. This would be Prof. Mills' first visit outside Accra since he returned from South Africa, where he underwent medical check. This was disclosed by the Eastern Regional Chairman of the party, Mr Julius Debrah, at a press briefing in Koforidua on Thursday. The NDC Eastern Regional Chairman said Prof Mills was expected to use the occasion to thank sympathizers of the party and Ghanaians who prayed for his well-being.
Mr Debrah said Prof. Mill's visit would concentrate mainly in the Krobo area of the region, where he would pay courtesy calls on traditional rulers in there.
The NDC Eastern Regional Chairman said the visit, which is the first phase of Prof. Mill's tour of the region was also to enable sympathizers of the party and "Ghanaians in Eastern Region to interact and meet with their next president."