Former Deputy Communications minister during the erstwhile John Mahama administration, Victoria Lakshmi Hamah has blamed her defeat in the parliamentary primary election on her unwillingness to bribe delegates on Election Day.
In a Facebook post sighted by YEN.com.gh, Victoria Hamah affirms that she was rejected by delegates because she “vowed never to use money to rob the people of their dignity.”
This is the second time she has been rejected by delegates during the parliamentary primary to represent the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) after similar failed attempt in 2015.
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“I campaigned on a message hoping to inspire delegates to awaken in them a higher consciousness towards transformational change. Elections in Ghana is so easy. Just make sure you are the highest bidder on the Election Day and you will surely win,” she wrote.
Social media commentators have gone agog with different comments on her post
Samuel thinks Miss Hamah needs to do a complete overhaul after the leaked tape incident.
Sir believes she is saying that because she lost.
Theo said the delegates do not want to help her achieve her 1 million dollars ambition.
Delegates in Kintampo North Constituency of the Bono East Region elected John Kwame Kumah, who got 532 votes. His closest contender, Richard Kwadwo Kombat, obtained 486 votes while Abdul Rahaman Yakubu got 207. The least votes of 65 were obtained by Victoria Hamah who had hoped to be third time lucky.
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In other news, John Dumelo’s wife, Gifty, has finally spoken following the actor’s convincing win during the Ayawaso Wuogon NDC parliamentary primaries on Saturday, August 24, 2019.
Dumelo’s wife has given praises to God after her husband began his political journey on a good note.
Following the actor’s comfortable win, Gifty took to social media to give thanks to God.
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