Consequences of the relative multitude of official races after the Rawlings’ 8-year rule show that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) appreciates the help of lion’s share of Ghanaians, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said.
He expressed that with all the yelling the fundamental opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) don’t have the sponsorship of most Ghanaians.
Mr. Akufo-Addo said these when he met the administration of the NPP in the Greater Accra district on Thursday, January 14.
He said on Thursday, January 14 that “the NDC has been making a great deal of commotion that they won the races. One second they guarantee they acquired 139 of the parliamentary seats, another they state 145. They don’t know regarding the number of. Every one of these cases end up being bogus”.
“We ought to recall that since the time Jerry John Rawlings left the official scene of governmental issues in our nation, no NDC official applicant has won in excess of 50% of the votes. His replacement Mills, in his first-round against Kufuor, had 44%, second round, 47%.
“He acquired similar figures in his subsequent run. In 2008, after 3 rounds, he got 50.03%. Mahama, in 2012 got 50.7%, in 2016 he got 44%, in 2020 he got 47% of the votes.”
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