Akufo-Addo fears Mahama will copy his ideas

Akufo-Addo fears Mahama will copy his ideas

The flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo, has said that he is keeping his ideas on how to turn Ghana around to himself because he does not want President John Mahama to copy them.

Speaking to NPP faithful at Hartford, USA, Akufo-Addo said Mahama had copied some of his ideas, such as his plan to introduce free education in secondary schools.

He said as president, he would introduce several social interventions and also "pay attention to revitalising the NHIS".

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According to a report by starrfmonline.com, Akufo-Addo said he would not disclose his plan for funding his social intervention programmes because did not want Mahama to copy them.

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“I dare not say them in public, because if I do, tomorrow, Mahama will take them as his own. Every time I open my mouth to say something, the next day he parrots it. So I have to be careful," he said.

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