President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the Overlord of Dagbon, Yaa-Na Mahama Abukari II, has, more than the system of his enskinment just about a calendar year ago, tested to be a guy of encounter and dignity, and has discharged his duties with difference so far.
President Akufo-Addo built this regarded on Thursday, 16th January, 2020, when Yaa-Na Mahama Abukari II compensated a go to to the Jubilee House, the seat of the nation’s presidency, to thank him for his initiatives at bringing long lasting peace to Dagbon.
Addressing the collecting, the President said that the procedures and programmes remaining implemented by Governing administration will assure larger times in advance for Dagbon beneath the new Yaa-Na.
“With Governing administration established to exploit and insert price to the iron ore deposits at Sheini, to complete the 2nd Stage of the Tamale Airport challenge, to build the Tamale Interchange, the initial of its variety in the northern sector of the nation, to see to the imminent completion of the Tamale Training Clinic, to improve the Yendi Governing administration Clinic to a befitting standing, to endorse the sustainable enhancement of agriculture in the area, and, soon, to commence the Yendi H2o Job, it is obvious that good times lie in advance for Dagbon beneath the stewardship of Yaa-Na Mahama Abukari II,” he added.
President Akufo-Addo, even so, mentioned that fruits these developments can only be appreciated by the people today of Dagbon if the peace becoming loved there is nurtured and taken care of, “and if chieftaincy disputes are not permitted to turn into a part of the material of the fantastic point out of Dagbon nor of any part of our country. Growth can by no means take position in an environment of chaos and confusion.”
The President stated that the process of enskinning him, and, thereby, obtaining a long term option to the crisis in Dagbon, was designed possible mostly by the perform carried out by the Committee of Eminent Chiefs, chaired by the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Nayiri, Naa Bohugu Abdulai Mahami Sheriga, and the Overlord of Gonja, the Yagbonwura, Tuntumba Boresa Sulemana Jakpa, with the function of the Committee owning the robust aid of Authorities.
He thanked the Committee of Eminent Chiefs for not supplying up on the individuals of Dagbon, even when, at moments, the scenario seemed hopeless, adding that “their exhibit of tenacity, statesmanship and patriotism is deserving of emulation by all, and I am sure that posterity will continue to applaud their initiatives.”
With the visit of Yaa-Na Mahama Abukari II remaining the first by a sitting Yaa-Na to the seat of the Ghanaian presidency in several a long time, President explained it as “moment I will normally treasure, just as I will usually cherish, with gratitude, the title, Dagbon Malti Naa Abudani I, that you so generously bestowed on me for my modest efforts in encouraging to restore unity and solidarity to Dagbon.”
President Akufo-Addo reiterated his determination to do every little thing in his electric power, so very long as he is President, to assist the Yaa-Na to administer Dagbon in an ambiance of peace, serenity and tranquillity.
“You should have the assist of all perfectly-indicating Dagombas, and, certainly, all Ghanaians, for your attempts to rebuild this historic kingdom,” he additional.