BY: Lambert Coffie | Voltaonlinegh.com |
The flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress, John Dramani Mahama is set to begin a 4-day campaign tour of the Volta region from Monday, August 17 to Thursday, August 20, 2020.
The tour which will see the former president touch base with all 18 constituencies in the party’s stronghold, will begin from Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa’s North Tongu constituency, through to Central Tongu, South Tongu, Anlo and Keta constituencies on Day-One.
According to a release from Regional Secretary of NDC, Mr. James Gunu, the flagbearer as part of the tour would thank the people of the region for defying the odds to register in their numbers during the just ended Voter Registration exercise conducted by the Electoral Commission.
While paying courtesy calls on traditional leaders to introduce the party’s parliamentary candidates to them, Mr. Mahama is also expected to interact with religious leaders, organized groups and professional bodies and also make known his vision for the region in the next NDC government during the tour.
Other areas to be visited include, Akatsi South, Ketu South, Ketu North, Akatsi North and Agotime Ziope constituencies on Day-Two.
On Day-3 which is Wednesday, the NDC flagbearer and his entourage are scheduled to meet with the chiefs of Asogli in the Ho Central constituency, interact with traders at the Ho Central market as well as engage with leaders and members of organized labour and professional bodies at the Ho Technical University auditorium. He will then proceed to wrap up his day at the Adaklu and Ho West constituencies.
The final day of the tour will take the JM campaign to the South Dayi, North Dayi, Afadzato South, Hohoe and Kpando constituencies.