General News of Tuesday, 14 September 2021
The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP), Bernard Antwi Bosiako, has said he is ready to sponsor former President John Mahama’s campaign to win the 2024 flagbearer of his party.
According to him, the former president is a weak candidate as he will make the NPPs 2024 ‘breaking the 8 agenda’ easier.
Speaking on Okay FM’s ‘Ade Akye Abia’ programme, he explained that the former president is very desperate for power and thus is doing everything possible to win the 2024 elections.
“The former president is no match for us; I would like to sponsor his campaign for his re-election bid as Flagbearer for his party.
“The New Patriotic Party has a master plan for the ‘breaking the 8 agenda’ of the party, and the only person who will help execute the agenda is former president John Dramani Mahama.
“I know the former president is not broke, but I will definitely sponsor his campaign for his re-election as the flagbearer for the party, which I know when he wins, it is going to be very easy for the NPP to win the 2024 elections no matter who the party will field as a candidate for the 2024 elections,” he said.
Though the former president has not announced his come back to contest and lead the National Democratic Congress, he is embarking on a ‘Thank You’ tour and meeting with party faithful across the country.
Former President John Mahama stormed the Ashanti Region on Sunday, September 12, as part of his nationwide ‘Thank You’ tour.
The two-day tour of the Region will mark the end of the second phase of his tour, which is meant at expressing gratitude to his supporters and members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the votes in the December 7, 2020 elections.
The first phase of the tour began in August with a resumption on Tuesday, September 7, in the Bono East Region.