NEWS Politics


The Vice President  of Ghana who doubles as the New Patriotic Party’s Presidential Candidate for the 2024 elections, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, resumes his regional campaign tour after a brief break. He continues in the Volta Region having visited most of the regions across the country. He began his tour in the Volta Region by meeting with the clergy as he did in his previous campaign tour in the regions he visited.

Dr. Bawumia later moved to the Volta Regional House of Chiefs, where  he sought counsel, guidance and maximum support from the traditional leaders to help him become the president of this country. Speaking to the traditional leaders, the Vice President t explained his visions and policies of flat rate tax system, tax amnesty as well as reiterating his stance in the raging LGBTQ debate in the country. He said, our culture, traditions and religious values frown on it so do I. Never under any circumstance will LGBTQ be accepted in this country.

The President of the Volta Regional House of Chiefs Togbe Tapre Hodo IV praised Dr. Bawumia for his  “progressive and forward looking ideas for Ghana. He later took to the streets where he was mobbed by a large crowd with an electrifying atmosphere who kept on chanting his slogan, “It Is Possible”. The people continued cheering him as he exchanged pleasantries with them.

Dr. Bawumia later met with the youth at his Youth Connect programme where he met with nursing trainees and other youth groups to explain his policies which he has always insisted it is youth targeted.