The Member of Parliament for Odododiodoo and the Spokesperson of the NDC’s manifesto on sport Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuye says the presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama will not apologise over the “Akyem Sakawa boys” tag.
On his Facebook Page,the former Sport Minister posted that those people who vote for them in the Akyem area will not deny them of their vote hence the flagbearer John Mahama will not apologise.
“Our flagbearer will not apologise for anything. The people who vote for us in the Akyem area will continue to vote for the NDC irrespective of what has happened.”
“We have much more respected members in the NDC who hail from that area. Our National Chairman is an Akyem, the Chairman of our Manifesto Committee is an Akyem and a Royal so, there are people in our party who are Akyem.”
Some members of the National Democratic Congress including George Opare Addo and Mr Agyenim Boateng have all indicated that the flagbearer won’t apologise on the “Akyem Sakawa” Tag.