Mahama will sack Akufo-Addo appointees if he returns - Aide

Mahama will sack Akufo-Addo appointees if he returns - Aide

-Top appointees of the current government will be if Mr Mahama returns to power

-This was disclosed by his aide, Joyce Bawa in reaction to the 'resignaton' of the Dr Johnson Asiama as 2nd Deputy Governor of BoG

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A return of John Dramani Mahama as President will see the sacking of the the top brass of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) and other such institutions, aide to Mr Mahama, Joyce Bawa Mogtari has hinted.

Joyce Bawa Mogtari

Former President Mahama's aide, Joyce Bawa Mogtari

According to her, it would not matter the number of years such people might have worked at their respective institutions, but if they are found to be New Patriotic Party (NPP) people, they would be made to go.

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The former Deputy Minister of Transport made the statement while reacting to news of the resignation Second Deputy Governor of the BoG, Dr Johnson Asiama, who, reports suggest, was forced out.

Dr Johnson Asiama

Former Second Deputy Governor of Bank of Ghana, Dr Johnson Asiama

Speaking on Joy FM's Newsfile, former President Mahama's aide warned that those who might take the position should remember their day of reckoning will come and they will equally be asked to leave if they were to return to power.

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Former President Mahama is yet to officially declare his intention to contest in the National Democratic Congress' (NDC) flagbearer race but his aide's statement should give a slight hint of plans in their camp.

John Dramani Mahama

Former President Mahama addressing the NDC's Unity Walk at Techiman on Saturday

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Mr Mahama himself has been very busy attending NDC-related events recently in what looks like an attempt to mop up support for his possible candidacy.

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