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Politics of Sunday, 4 December 2016

Source: kasapafmonline.com

Vote Mahama even in the elephant's stronghold - Omane Boamah

The Minister of Communication, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah has admonished electorates particularly those in the strongholds of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), to vote massively for President John Dramani Mahama for a renewed mandate to move the country forward.

According to the Spokesperson for the President, a vote for the opposition NPP would erode the countries feat.

“If we vote for all-die-be die, the country retrogress… but due to the love we have for our country, we are going to cast a good ballot. We will cast a good ballot at where the elephant is (stronghold of the NPP) for the country to move forward”

He said about 700,000 Ghanaians are expected to be employed next year only in Youth Employment module and Railways sector to reduce the unemployment situation.

The Communication Minister was addressing a mammoth regional rally Saturday at Koforidua, organized by the Ruling National Democratic congress to crown the campaign activities in the region ahead of the December 7 polls.

Dr. Omane Boamah accused the NPP of attempt to mar this years election with pockets of violence.

He however assured Ghanaians that, President John Dramani Mahama,who is the Commander In-Chief of the Ghana Armed forces will do his possible best to protect the peace of the country as the country strives for total transformation.

Dr Omane Boamah said about 700,000 Ghanaians are expected to be employed next year only in Youth Employment module and Railways sector.

The rally, held at Koforidua Jackson pack was attended by supporters of the party from across the 33 constituencies in the region.

The rally was also attended by the Minister of Finance, Seth Tekper, Minister of communication, Dr.Edward Omane Boamah, General Secretary of NDC Johnson Asiedu Nketia as well as Parliamentary candidates of the party in the region.