Otumfour Nkaneasofo)hene, Nana Kwadwo Acheampong,has called on politicians to use their political platforms to protect the peace in the country to facilitate the nation’s development as the presidential and parliamentary elections approaches.
“Ghana is the only place we call home and it is incumbent on all of us, particularly our youth to protect this home and make it safer for all of us to continue to enjoy our lives” he said”
According to Nana Kwadwo Acheampong, politicians who incite the youth to violence should be named, shamed and blacklisted, and such politicians should not be given the opportunity to be part of the political campaign of any political party.
He emphasised that,Politicians come in different types and it is very important for our sons and daughters to be very careful and vigilant so as not to allow themselves to be used by politicians to promote their (politicians) parochial agenda.
He also admonished the youth to be influenced by the campaign messages politicians “sell” to them and not be influenced by cash and other incentives given out by people seeking to occupy political offices.
He also appealed to the leadership of all the political parties to call to order their members who go wayward during the campaign period so as to preserve the unity, peace and dignity of this country.
Story by: Nana Adusi Poku Konfanko – Myghanamedia.com