- Samini opened up about why he decided to campaign for Akufo-Addo in the 2020 presidential elections
- He stated that he wanted the president to continue the great plans he had for the country, such as free SHS, 1D1F, and 1D1D, among others
- Ghanaians shared their thoughts on the interview in the comment section
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Dancehall musician Samini has shared why he jumped onto the campaign wagon of President Akufo-Addo during the 2020 presidential elections.
Samini speaks on campaigning for Akufo-Addo
The My Own hitmaker stated that he is disappointed in the incumbent government because Akufo-Addo's manifesto was what compelled him and his other colleagues to join the campaign train.
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"Things like free SHS, one district one dam (1D1D), one district one factory (1D1F) for the farmers. I was more interested about the factories because I come from the North and the numbers we have over there if you have factories that can employ people," he said.
He stated not enough effort has been put into the music industry compared to what was sold to him during the 2020 campaign.
Samini opened up about campaigning for the NPP and Akufo-Addo in 2020.
Ghanaians shared their thoughts on Samini's remarks on why he campaigned for the NPP in 2020
Many people did not believe Samini when he said he would not campaign for the NPP ahead of the 2024 elections.
Others also quizzed him on why he campaigned for them in 2020.
Chale, I've been Samini a fan for so many years, but in his recent interviews, hmmm, I feel he should just promote his craft rather than answering all these questions; just ignore them, la hm.
So, will the NPP people go to HitzFM and ask for representation on this show? Because this is also an entertainment show, but they are discussing politics.
Some of you people? Speak for yourself, man.
My stage warrior
How many factories did they build in your hometown?
NPP bigwigs troop to Peduase to mourn with Kufuor
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh reported in another politics-related story that the one-week observation of the life of the late former First Lady, Theresa Kufuor, was held at Peduase and was attended by NPP bigwigs.
Apart from Alan Kyerematen and Akufo-Addo, the likes of Papa Kwesi Nduom also attended the event to mourn with ex-president John Agyekum Kufuor.
YEN.com.gh compiled videos and photos from the ceremony.
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