President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has revealed that Former Deputy Chief of Staff at the Jubilee House, Francis Asenso-Boakye is already missed by workers at the Presidency.
”He does everything appropriately. He will always bring you good news whenever I send him to do something on my behalf. He became the Deputy Chief of Staff at the Jubilee House and till date, people still call his name and praise him for his hard work,” the president disclosed.
President Akufo-Addo also noted that, he developed love for Hon Francis Asenso-Boakye right from the times he met him at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), when he (Asenso-Boakye) was a student.
”(Bantama) Thanks for grooming Asenso-Boakye for me. He does things best,” the President added.
The First Gentleman said this at Bantama today, Wednesday, 15th November, 2023, during the commissioning of a modern Library and Technology Hub in the Bantama constituency named after him.
The new library at Bantama is the 127th in the country.
Commenting on the project, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo stated that he really appreciates and commends the efforts of Mr. Asenso-Boakye and his decision to name the project after named after him (President).
He noted that he was more happy because the project named after him is an educational one.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo asked the people of Bantama constituency in the Ashanti Region to retain Hon Francis Asenso-Boakye as their Member of Parliament in the 2024 general elections.
He stressed that it would hurt him much if the people Bantama do not retain Mr. Asenso-Boakye.
“It will hurt me so much if people of Bantama throw him away. Give him the opportunity to represent you again and he will come and continue the good job he has been doing.”
Touching on 2024 presidential election, President Nana Akufo-Addo urged Ghanaians to eschew ethnocentric politics and religion-based politics against the flagbearer of the NPP, stressing that his competence is what maters.
He expressed the hope that Dr. Bawumia would an excellent president.
The President also jabbed former President and flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) John Dramani Mahama saying his intention to come back to the presidency is a deceit to Ghanaian.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo also told Ghanaians to ignore the NDC flagbearer John Dramani Mahama because he has nothing better to offer them.
Story by Nana Kwaku Boffah.