Politics of Monday, 10 February 2020
Founder and chief of Ghana Union Movement (GUM), Rev Christian Kwabena Andrew has accused President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of endorsing unlawful mining by his celebration members.
The man of God at the launch of his party’s manifesto reported the development of the inter-ministerial undertaking force on unlawful mining was an agenda to defend unlawful miners who are registered users of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
The guy of God who is commonly acknowledged as Osofo Kyiri Abosom slammed the president for allegedly letting his celebration customers to continue on engaging in illegal mining.
He insisted the president has employed the protection companies to defend unlawful miners who are recognised as NPP associates.
To the president, he claimed, God will punish him for endorsing galamsey and making it possible for his get together supporters to engage in the illegal act.
The police and military staff he additional are not intended to be guarding unlawful miners, but for panic of shedding their jobs, they have been pressured to do so.
”Nana Addo’s agenda to end illegal mining was a rip-off. He established up the unlawful mining task drive to guard his get together supporters participating in illegal mining. The strategy was to arrest lousy illegal miners and make it possible for his party supporters to interact in the observe. He is applying the law enforcement and navy for this agenda… Nana Addo, why really should you make it possible for your bash supporters to engage in unlawful mining? God will not forgive you for permitting your properly to do ministers to have interaction in unlawful mining,” he additional.