- Former president John Mahama has indicated that each of the newly created regions would have a hospital when he assumes office after the 2020 elections
- According to him, the decision to build hospitals in the newly created regions is part of the polices of the NDC
- The assurance was given after the NDC flagbearer paid a 2-day visit to the Bono East region
Former president John Dramani Mahama has assured the people of the six newly created regions of a hospital each if he wins the 2020 elections.
Interacting with the people of Techiman in the Bono East region, he stated that the plan is a policy of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
The assurance came after the inauguration of an office complex for the NDC in the region. According to him, the NDC has never lied to the people of Ghana, and would therefore not begin now.
READ ALSO: WAEC releases 2019 WASSCE results
“We don’t make wild promises we know we cannot and would not be able to fulfill,” he noted.
Per a report by Citinewsroom.com, the promise comes after the NDC flagbearer for the 2020 elections paid a two-day working visit to the region to interact with the chiefs and the people.
It was also an opportunity for Mahama to thank the NDC supporters and delegates for their endorsement of his candidature to lead the party.
He explained that the NDC is committed to ensuring development as well as rapid development of Ghana’s social infrastructure.
In other news, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released results for students who sat for the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
In a statement, WAEC said although provisional results for school candidates have been released, others have been withheld.
The examination body said the results of 48,855 students have been withheld due to various cases of examination malpractice.
Ghana News Today: Ghana Football Awards 2019 | #Yencomgh