NDC Volta Regional Branch condemn Dzifa Attivor over tribal comments

NDC Volta Regional Branch condemn Dzifa Attivor over tribal comments

Former transport minister Dzifa Ativor has been criticised by the Volta regional branch of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) over her recent comments concerning the opposition New Patriotic Party jailing Ewes.

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Regional chairman of the party Kwadwo Gyapong has revealed that the party does not support tribal sentiments and would not want to go into the 2016 elections with such campaigns.

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Dzifa Attivor who resigned her ministerial position last year following the controversial bus branding saga, was armed with this history when she mounted the campaign platform during the launch of a group called ‘Ketu South For Fifi  And Mahama’  at Wodoaba in the Ketu South district of the Volta region.Referring to the record of the NPP government between 2001 to 2008, Dzifa Attivor argued the NPP targeted only members of her ethnic group for prosecution.

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Meanwhile Mr. Gyapong said the comments of the former minister do not reflect the opinions of the party in the region describing it as unfortunate.

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