The former president John Dramani Mahama has reassured the chiefs, elders and people of the Bono Region that, his next NDC government will not repeat the mistakes committed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo by abandoning state assets and will continue any development initiative he inherits from the New Patriotic Party administration.
The Leader and Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) John Dramani Mahama on Monday, 21st September, 2020 began a four day tour of the Bono Region in the run up to the December 2020 polls.
Interacting with the people, Mr. John Dramani Mahama outlined and explained the National Democratic Congress’s strategies to modernize and develop the agriculture sector. This, he said will be done by providing improved services where mechanization centres in various districts will be established.
He again disclosed that, the mechanization centres will be established in all farming zones to help increase yield and income levels of farmers across the country in his next administration.
Reiterating his promises, Mr. John Dramani Mahama has again pledged his readiness and willingness to prioritize the completion of all abandoned projects, particularly in the road, education and health sectors in the country.
“The stoppage of work on various projects by President Nana Akufo-Addo has not only caused financial loss to the state but also, worsened the plight of contractors and the beneficiary communities who have been cruelly affected by these stoppages.” He told.
The former president was accompanied by NDC’s General Secretary Johnson Asiedu Nketia, Campaign Manager Professor Joshua Alabi, former Chief of Staff Julius Debrah and Special Aide Joyce Bawah Mogtari, the former President made his first stop at Nchira in the Wenchi constituency, where he interacted with farmers and chiefs.
John Dramani Mahama and the team visited Subinso, Wenchi, Badu, Nsawkaw and Brohani on Monday, where he, will among others interact with cashew farmers.