General News of Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Three a long time soon after Ghanaians elected candidate Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo as president of the region, some citizens are demanding for answers to a assertion they say gained him some additional votes in the December 2016 elections.
Top the flock is previous president John Mahama who whiles addressing some traders in the Volta Region previous week, asked his successor where the revenue explained he was sitting is.
Some Ghanaians who spoke to Ghanaweb now October 11, 2019, on the reflection of the president’s statement in their existing financial issue experienced different opinions to share.
Some say they firmly imagine the president has essentially delivered.
“The funds has manifested in a great deal of approaches and we are witnesses to it. Some of it is becoming pushed into the Totally free SHS coverage. Ghanaians are no additional hungry.” A trader advised Ghanaweb.
For some others, the use of the No cost SHS plan as a defence to their worries of financial hardship is a single that has just been overused. They say over and above the Free of charge SHS policy they are but to see something else that justifies the president’s statement in 2016 and his capacity to show it.
“If the president will say he demands an additional time period to make the revenue manifest I will comprehend him but as it stands now I am but to see nearly anything that proves him suitable. For us the ordinary citizens beside the Absolutely free SHS we are however to see any other substantial effects our life has had below his tenure.” A different trader expressed.
Other individuals who also use Nana Addo’s assertion to measure their financial situation among now and the Mahama administration, explained issues have gone from undesirable to worse for them.
“He explained to us we had been sitting on revenue but we are hungry, given that he came it has been worse than prior to, for the reason that back then we use to get fuel all around GHC25.” A driver advised Ghanaweb.
In November 2016, through the peak of the marketing campaign period, then applicant Akufo Addo explained the people of Ghana ought to not be permitted to starve whiles the place is sitting down on wealth.
In his assertion, the many purely natural resources that abound in the place ought to be adequate to guarantee a great financial daily life for every Ghanaian.
He blamed then president John Mahama and his for govt for using Ghana’s resources to enrich on their own at the cost of the electorates.
To a lot of Ghanaians, that assertion by Nana Addo performed a substantial position in successful their hearts and votes.
With previous president Mahama already urgent the reminder base of Ghanaians, it will not be incorrect to predict that an analysis of the president’s effectiveness centered on his assertion in November 2016 will affect the option of the electorate on who wins the presidential race in 2020.