Bawumia Jeered By Teshie Residents During Commissioning Of Astroturf: “We See Your Santo”

Bawumia Jeered By Teshie Residents During Commissioning Of Astroturf: “We See Your Santo”

  • Some Ghanaians jeered Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia at an event in the Ledzokuku constituency
  • Bawumia was at Teshie as a special guest to commission an astroturf constructed with the help of Ghana Gas Company
  • The former Ledzokuku MP, Dr Bernard Okoe-Boye, was also in attendance at the unveiling of the astroturf

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia was subjected to some jeers when he appeared at the unveiling of an astroturf at Teshie in the Ledzokuku constituency.

A video circulating on social media showed sections of a crowd jeering at the vice president in the Ga language.

Bawumia jeered by Teshie residents
Vice President Bawumia was in Teshie to commission an astroturf. Source: Facebook/@Dr.MahamuduBawumia
Source: Facebook

They were also heard saying, “we see your santo” at the Saturday, September 30, 2023, event.

This incident came amid the #OccupyJulorbiHouse movement, which has seen many Ghanaians express their displeasure with the Akufo-Addo government.

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Bawumia was at the commissioning as a special guest of the former Ledzokuku MP, Dr Bernard Okoe-Boye.

Ghana Gas Company also contributed to the setting up of the astroturf.

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He said the move would significantly reduce the cost of transportation as the major cost components are fuel and spare parts.

He commented when he visited Solar Taxi, a Ghanaian company that assembles electric vehicles.

Bawumia's convoy gets stuck in Ashanti Region

YEN.com.gh reported that an official state vehicle, believed to belong to Bawumia, got stuck in the mud in the Ashanti Region.

The caption of a trending video indicated that the incident happened at a place called Asempaneye.

Ghanaians on social media have said the vice president's convoy deserves to be stuck on the road because he once said he would choose Ghana Card over interchanges.

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Bawumia’s charge came days after Alan Kyerematen resigned from the NPP to become an independent presidential candidate.

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Delali Adogla-Bessa (Current Affairs Editor) Delali Adogla-Bessa is a Current Affairs Editor with YEN.com.gh. Delali previously worked as a freelance journalist in Ghana and has over seven years of experience in media, primarily with Citi FM, Equal Times, Ubuntu Times. Delali also volunteers with the Ghana Institute of Language Literacy and Bible Translation, where he documents efforts to preserve local languages. He graduated from the University of Ghana in 2014 with a BA in Information Studies. Email: delali.adogla-bessa@yen.com.gh.

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