The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly known as Chairman Wontumi, has stated that some chiefs and leaders in the Ashanti Region have pledged to cover all the expenses related to Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia’s campaign team during the upcoming NPP presidential primaries.
This includes costs like transportation, food, and other expenses for the party’s delegates. Chairman Wontumi emphasized that this support showcases the strong support and affection that the people of the Ashanti Region have for Dr. Bawumia.
“I got a call from the Ashanti (region)… from some of the chiefs in Ashanti (region), and they told me that they want to take all the expenses on the 4th of November—the food the delegates are going to eat and their lorry fares—all the expenses on the 4th of November.
“This is the kind of love the Ashanti (region) wants to show to the NPP. This is the kind of love the Ashanti Region wants to show to Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia,” he said.
The presidential primaries for the NPP are scheduled for Saturday, November 4, 2023.