Political campaigns come to an end

Posted: December 5, 2012 in Politics, Uncategorized
Tags: , , , , ,
The NPP presidential candidate, Nana Akuffo Addo and his running mate, Mahamudu Bawumia responding to cheers from the crowd on their arrival at the Afua Sutherland Park

The NPP presidential candidate, Nana Akuffo Addo and his running mate, Mahamudu Bawumia responding to cheers from the crowd on their arrival at the Afua Sutherland Park

All political activities of the various political parties contesting for this year’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections would come to an end midnight as ascribed in the political code of conduct for the 2012 polls.As a result of this, the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), National Patriotic Party (NPP), Progressive People Party (PPP), Convention People Party (CPP), Great Consolidated People Party (GCPP), People National Convention (PNC), United Front Party (UFP) and an Independent Presidential Candidate all rapped up their activities with at different parts of the country.

In Accra, the two front runners, the NDC and NPP staged mammoth rallies at the TradeFairCenter and the AfuaSutherlandPark with their presidential candidates sending their last messages to 14,031,793 registered voters, come Friday, December 7, 2012.

Supporters of the NPP cheering their leader on by blowing the vuvuzela

Supporters of the NPP cheering their leader on by blowing the vuvuzela

While candidate John Dramani Mahama of the NDC who is the interim president of the country touted his achievement in government and called for re-election of the party into power that of the Nana Akufo Addo of the NPP accused the government of amassing wealth to the detriment of the tax payer.

To President Mahama, the achievements of the NDC in the area of road construction, expansion of school infrastructure, access to health care among many others warrant another term in office; hence the need for massive votes for the NDC.

In bidding the electorates farewell, the president repeated the party’s popular slogan and borrowed from telecommunication giants, MTN while twisting his mouth to cheers of the party fateful.

President John Dramani Mahama of the NDC waving his hand to respond to cheers from the crowd. Credit radioxyzonline.com

President John Dramani Mahama of the NDC waving his hand to respond to cheers from the crowd. Credit radioxyzonline.com

“NDC, Edey bi Keke,” he noted.

Surprisingly, his main political opponent, Nana Addo retorted on his political platform at the AfuaSutherlandPark.

“NDC, you dey go keke”. His sharp response drew massive applause and cheers from the thousands of supporters who had gathered to listen to last message of their leader.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s