Report currently gathered by our outfit indicates that the Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has been enstooled as the Afutupahene (Chief of Advice) of Jema Traditional Area in the Bono East Region.
Nana Amponsah Gyan, the chief of Jema Traditional Area and the Nkoranza Traditional Council bestowed the title to the Vice President during his campaign tour of the region.
Nana Amponsah Gyan had this to say; “Because Of Dr. Bawumia’s great counsel to President Akufo-Addo, the Traditional Council has decided to crown him Afutupahene”. He also used the opportunity to comment Bawumia’s contribution towards the development of the nation.
Nana Amponsah Gyan continued; “During the Covid-19 pandemic, the government provided free water and electricity. We thank the vice President and we believe he would be able to take the mantle of leadership should the president be absent”.
Dr. Bawumia in return also asked for the support and votes in the upcoming elections so that the NPP can continue the good works they started in the region. Nana Amponsah Gyan in concluding asked the people of the community to support NPP in the December 7 general elections. He stated that it s time to honor the president and the vice president of the land.