General News Tue, 25 Oct 2016
President John Dramani Mahama will begin a five-day campaign tour of the Eastern region today Tuesday, 25 October, 2016.Mahama is expected to tour Abetifi and meet fisher folks as well as farmers at Sempoa and also address a mini-rally at Mpraeso Lorry Park at Nkawkaw to inaugurate the Kwahu Fodoa Community Day Senior High School.
A statement issued by the Eastern regional secretariat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) said Mr Mahama would end his first day with a durbar in the Abuakwa North constituency, where Victor Smith is standing as NDC’s parliamentary candidate.
The President will also address a mini-rally at Ofoase-Ayirebi and then inaugurate a community senior high school at Akwatia.
There will also be a mini-rally at Suhum.
On the third day, Mr Mahama will head for the Abuakwa South constituency, the home of his arch-rival Nana Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party.
The president will also call on the Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, after which a mini-rally will be called in his honour at the Kyebi Lorry Park.
He will then continue to Adoagyiri-Nsawam, Akuapim North and South and then the Okere constituency, where he will wrap up with a mini-rally at Adukrom.
On the last day, Mr Mahama will head for Koforidua and later end his tour at Lower Manya Krobo on Friday, October 28.