IGNORE ASPIRANTS WHO DECIDES TO BUY YOUR CONSCIENCE WITH MONEY: – Youth Organizer
An Aspiring Youth Organizer for Brong Ahafo Region; Shadrach Abrefa Mensah has advised all eligible voters in the upcoming Constituency and Regional elections of the ruling NPP across the country to ignore candidates who may device means of ‘out smarting’ voters with huge sums of monies to buy their conscience.
He described these acts as a threat to the party’s democracy and it’s electoral process.
“We cannot be hypocritic in avoiding ‘gifts’ in appreciation to our time spent with candidates during their campaign visits, but let’s be mindful of those who come with the idea of greasing our palms and buying our votes and our conscience” he lamented.
He also hinted on his survey which he indicated supports the CDD’s report of Mp’s paying close to ghs. 390,000.00 to win election in their constituencies.
He added that averagely a constituency aspirant may pay not less that ghs. 25,000 to ghs. 50,000 whiles regional aspirant may pay not less that ghs. 100,000 to 150,000 depending on the region and the person popularity within the area to win an election.
What do we think of these individuals when they win the elections or are they father Christmas? He asked.
“Finally let’s all avoid these corrupt practices since it has the potency to affect the democracy of our party and it’s future breed of leadership” he concluded.
Story : Evans Kwaku Oboafi Junior HARDROCK