Mahama visits Asante Akyem North constituency tomorrow

Former President John Dramani Mahama will tomorrow resume his tour of the Ashanti Region by visiting Asante Akyem North constituency after suspending his six-day campaign tour of the Region following the death of the founder of his party, former President Jerry John Rawlings.

As has been the tradition, the former President will first pay a courtesy call on the Omanhene of the Agogo Traditional Area, Nana Kwame Akuoko Sarpong.

He will address the with farmers, traders, professional bodies and other Civil Society Organisations in the constituency.

Mr. Mahama, who will focus on key policies and promises in the People’s Manifesto, will also meet and interact with farmers, traders, okada riders, artisans, and drivers.

In particular, he will highlight plans in the NDC’s manifesto to create jobs, ensure universal access to healthcare through the Free Primary Healthcare policy and his plan to implement Free Technical and Vocational Education and Training (Free T-VET).

The former President will also use the opportunity to highlight his party’s proposed state-sponsored National Apprenticeship Programme, which seeks to empower the youth with employable skills.