The Asantehene, Otumfuor Osei Tutu II yesterday welcomed the National Democratic Congress’ Flagbearer John Dramani Mahama and his Running Mate Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang to the Manhyia Palace.
This took place in a visit to formally introduce Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, who is running for the first time as Vice Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to the Asantehene .
The National Chairman of the NDC, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, together with other key Party executives noted that the purpose of the visit was to seek the counsel and blessings of the Asantehene as the December polls approach.
Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang said she saw it important to visit the Manhyia Palace to help in securing victory in the December polls.
The Asantehene, mentioned that, the party’s leadership is always welcome to discuss issues on National development .
He also advised the NDC to avoid violence and politics of insults as they campaign towards the 2020 elections.
Story by Dede Larko Esinam.