In a statement signed by the Regional secretary of the party, Lawyer Sulley Sambian, the Northern Regional Executive Committee of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) and its entire membership expressed their appreciation to the people of Northern Region especially the Chiefs, the security agencies, government departments and the media for the warm reception accorded the President thus making his three-day tour of the northern region a great success.
The President toured the Northern region to get the opportunity to interact with Ghanaians in the region and to find out the progress of developmental projects undertaking by the government within the region.
The President began his three days tour of the region in the newly created Bunpurugu/Nakpanduri district where he was received by the chiefs and people of the area, at a durbar organized honour the President.
Throughout his tour to the region, the president reiterated the commitment of the NPP government in ensuring equitable distribution of the national cake, stressing that construction of roads, provision of portable drinking water, reducing poverty among the people of the northern region among others is what he seeks to achieve in a shortest time.
In Nalerigu, where the President was honored with a chieftaincy title, the president commended the chiefs and people for the peaceful coexistence which is resulting in continuous development in the Mamprugu traditional area.
H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo finished his tour to the Northern region on Monday, July 23, 2018.
Below is the Full statement of Appreciation from the NPP.
It is often said that ‘thank you’ is an expression from a happy heart. It is in finding solace in this saying that the Regional Chairman, the Regional Executive Committee of the New Patriotic Party and indeed the entire membership of the NPP wish to express our appreciation to the people of Northern Region especially our revered Chiefs, the security agencies, government departments and the media for the warm reception accorded the President H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo on his three-day tour of the region.
The President’s tour, embarked annually is intended to afford the president an opportunity to interact with Ghanaians and to ascertain for himself development projects undertaken by the government.
The President began his three days tour of the region in the newly created Bunpurugu/Nakpanduri district where he received a tumultuous welcome by the people, at a durbar organised in his honour.
In his speech, the president underscored the commitment of the NPP government to ensure equitable distribution of the national cake, stressing that construction works on the Nalerigu Bunkpurugu road will begin this year.
In Nalerigu, where the President was honored with a chieftaincy title, the president reiterated the government’s promise to complete the eastern corridor road and other road networks linking the mamprugu traditional area.
Mr President the NPP in the Region and indeed the people of Northern Region are grateful to you for your assurance of finding lasting solution to the Dagbon crises, a situation that has impacted negatively towards peace and security in the area. We are confident you are more than determined to live up to this commitment.
Lastly, we thank the good people of Northern Region for the orderly manner in which we conducted ourselves during the president’s visit
May God bless our homeland Ghana and make her great and strong
Lawyer Sulley Sambian
Northern Regional Secretary
New Patriotic Party
By: Prince Kwame Tamakloe – Kesmi News