A group of Concerned Youth of Kusaug Kingdom of the Bawku Central are calling on the Minister for Local Government Decentralization and Rural Development Mr. Dan Botwe to immediately withdraw and apologize for his divisive tribal comments.
According to the, they have become aware of a tribal and divisive jerk that went into the recommendations of the Dan Botwe led MMDCEs Vetting Committee that vetted and recommended the just appointed Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives across the country.
In a joint statement, the group said, Mr. Dan Botwe and his committee opted to play tribal and divisive mantra in recommending one Amadu Hamza as the Municipal Chief Executive for Bawku.
“We are not just saddened with the committee’s tribal recommendations, but deeply worried, especially with the timing.” They lamented.
According to the report, the committee, has shortlisted three persons, one for who to be nominated by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. In the report, the following individuals were shortlisted for Bawku Central.
1. Amadu Hamza
2. Ibrahim Amando Abdul-Karim
3. Ustarz Jibril Abubakar”
The committee recommends Mr. Amadu Hamza for nomination as MCE.
The committee further recommends Mr. Ibrahim Amando Abdul-Karim to be appointed to a role and nurtured to become the party’s parliamentary candidate in 2024. According to the Committee’s reports, he has widespread. That, Mr. Amadu Hamza knows the constituency very well. That, he is a two-term secretary of the constituency. He is a Moshie, and his appointment will forge unity in the constituency, which is dominated largely by Mamprusis.
The group felt sadly, because, no other nominee throughout the country was recommended on tribal considerations. “We are therefore in total dismay as to why such immature pronouncement went into the recommendations of Amadu Hamza.”
“In as much as the tribal comment of the vetting committee is clothed with dirty lies and does not have any basis, we however wish to state that such comments does not promote the peace and harmony that well-meaning Ghanaians are yearning for in the municipality.”
“Finally, we are by this statement calling on the committee to retract and apologize to the good people of Bawku and Ghana at large for the infantile tribal lies.”
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