Mahama rides power bike to town (photos, video)

Mahama rides power bike to town (photos, video)

President John Mahama on Sunday rode a power bike across town.

Mahama rides power bike to town (photos, video)

Pictures and a video of the act are trending on social media.

One photo shows the President being helped to wear a helmet, while another shows him appearing to turn on the ignition of the bike.

Mahama rides power bike to town (photos, video)

A video posted on Facebook appeared to show President Mahama eventually riding the bike out of what is thought to be his private residence.

A government communicator said the ride had been for the president to assess the impact of the rain that fell on Sunday afternoon.

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It is not surprising that the president can ride a motor cycle, as he hails from Bole-Bamboi in the Northern Region.

Mahama rides power bike to town (photos, video)

Motor cycles are a popular means of transportation in the northern regions of Ghana, and are owned by a lot of people, including women.

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