Akufo-Addo takes campaign to artisans in Accra


The New Patriotic Party flagbearer has taken his 2016 campaign tour to artisans in Accra’s busy business centres, Thursday.

Nana Akufo-Addo is promising a better life for all the artisans and workers in the country under an NPP government in 2017.

Joy News’ Lartif Iddris who followed the campaign tour of the NPP flagbearer said hundreds of jubilant party followers welcomed the NPP flagbearer with chants and appellations.

The NPP leader visited traders, drivers, mechanics and several other small scale business men around Odawna, Abuja market in Accra, Tudu in the company of his entourage made up of former National Organiser Lord Commey, aspiring Member of Parliament for Klottey Korley Mr Philip Adison, former Information Minister Stephen Asamoah Boateng.

Nana Akufo-Addo told ,the artisans when voted into power in 2016, his government will reduce taxes and restructure the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre ( MASLOC) and give out more soft loans to entrepreneurs to expand their businesses.

He said they will provide adequate training to all the artisans and mechanics to make them even more efficient in the work they do.

Former Information Minister Stephen Asamoah Boateng reiterated that a Nana Akufo-Addo government will provide jobs for the teeming youth in the country.

With the country not completely out of the power crisis, Mr Asamoah Boateng said the NPP leader will work assiduously to bring an end to the crisis.

The MP aspirant for Klottey Korley Philip Addison said the NPP one-company-per-district promise by the NPP is possible and Nana Akufo-Addo will make that happen to provide jobs for the people.