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Source: Myjoyonline.com

Akufo-Addo begins ‘Thank you’ tour in Northern Region

President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has began his ‘Thank you’ tour Thursday in the Northern Region, two weeks after his victory in the presidential poll.

He would meet members of the Northern Regional House of Chiefs to interact and thank them for the support showed him during the election.

He would also interact with the residents as well as the rank and file of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Region.

President-elect with NPP Northern Regional Chairman, Bugri Naabu saluting a chief in the Region The President-elect would begin his tour at Nayiri from where he would head to Bolgatanga.



Nana Akufo-Addo's visit comes days after he defeated incumbent President John Mahama in the presidential election. He polled 53.86 percent of the valid vote cast while the President had 44.40 percent.

Since his election, he has addressed members of the Greater Accra Regional House of Chiefs, Volta Regional House of Chiefs as well as the Asantehene Otumfuor Osei Tutu II.

He has reiterated his commitment to fulfill every promise he made to Ghanaians on his campaign.



Vice President-elect, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia The implementation of the free Senior High School education, one factory-one-district, and one village, one dam would all be implemented, he has said.



With two weeks to his official inauguration as the leader of the country, Nana Akufo-Addo is embarking on the tour to thank Ghanaians for the honour done him.