Ghanaian actor and a staunch supporter of the candidacy of President John Dramani Mahama in the 2016 election, John Dumelo has congratulated the NPP presidential candidate, Nana Addo.
John Dumelo tweeted at Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo on microblogging site , Twitter at 7:00pm congratulating him for his success.
According to him, their campaign team fought a good fight, but Ghanaians choose a different candidate.
“We fought a good fight…but the people have spoken. Congrats president elect @NAkufoAddo," he said.
The electoral commission, Ghana’s legal body has not announced the results of the elections but several projections from media houses including ours have Nana Addo as the newly-elected president of Ghana with over 5 million votes as against the 4 million votes for the incumbent president, H.E John Dramani Mahama.
John Dumelo was very vocal in the run-up to the 2016 polls with his support for the President. He revealed on Tuesday that he had been threatened with death by opponents for supporting the President and lost a number of endorsements as well.
John Dumelo has also expressed his intention to run for the highest office of the land in the not-so distant future.