BY: Orlando Daniel | Voltaonlinegh.com |
As Ghana prepare towards her General elections in four days, the Volta College in Ho has organised a peace Walk to preach peace in the Regional Capital ahead of the Monday, December 7, exercise.
The Peace Walk campaign was organized under the theme “PEACE IS ALL WE NEED DURING AND AFTER THE ELECTION. OUR LIVES MATTERS ,WE THE YOUTH WANT PEACE ,GHANA NEEDS PEACE, VOLTA NEEDS PEACE”
The walk started from Nfodjo Park through the principal streets of Ho with hundreds of youths holding placards with inscriptions depicting their stands of the need for peace from all citizens as well as other stakeholders before, during and after this year’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections.
Inscriptions such as “vote in peace not in pieces, Let’s vote for Ghana and not political parties, We need peace not War among others were among the numerous placards mounted for the walk
Speaking at the event, the President of Volta College, Mr. Ameko Richmond, advised the youths to be very vigilant come December 7 and vote Peacefully.
He noted that money should not be the base to determine anyone’s choice when exercising his/her civic right and further cautioned the youths not to allow themselves to be influenced with money by any politician to vote for them.
Volta College is a group which seeks to unite all citizen of the Volta Region from all walks of lives, to support one another and to promote healthy relationships among its citizens