Damba festival: Lovely photos drop as Akufo-Addo attends with Barbados prime minister

Damba festival: Lovely photos drop as Akufo-Addo attends with Barbados prime minister

President Akufo-Addo has shared photos of his visit to the Dagbon state to attend their Damba festival in Yendi.

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According to him, it was the first time it has been held in over thirty (30) years.

He wrote that the festival was proof of peace in Dagbon and that the young people of Dagbon can begin to witness a another attractive side of their heritage

Saturday's festival is proof that the peace of Dagbon is holding, and we can begin to point to concrete signs of the peace dividend. The young people of Yendi, who have known nothing but strife, now can see another and more attractive side of their heritage. The Damba festival is no longer a tale of bygone years told by nostalgic old men and women; it is a real and living part of Dagbon life.

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Ghanaians have taken to the post to express their gratitude for the peace that has been restored in Dagbon.

Nii Darko said he prays to God to strngthen the president

I am always on my knee praying to the most High God to strengthen you , guide and protect Your Excellency. You are really a gift from God and no amount of criticism from the loudmouth opposition can hold .

Yussif Fuseini said the people of Dagbon expect to see development soon,

After peace what’s next?developments,our people say there can be no developments without peace.

Adu Poku Kofi said Akufo-Addo has prven beyond criticisms of those who thought he would not perform

For the first time in the history of Ghana, we have peace in all the religions. I thought people said Nana was trouble man, but am supposed that he has rather brought peace to the Northern part of Ghana. May the good Lord protect you.

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