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"If you do not understand, go and hug a transformer."- Presidential staffer tells Aflao Chief

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo today in an interview with the venerable Kwame Sefa Kayi on the "kokrokoo" a flagship morning show on Peace Fm today, asked the chief of Aflao to complete the John Mahama's E Block project if he felt frustrated by the delay.

In the words of the President, he was surprised that a chief would issue a directive to Minister to complete a project with an ultimatum.

The President of the Republic of Ghana looked baffled when he first learnt that development on Sefa Kayi's show.

H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has however received a barrage of critisms from Ghanaians over those comments.

Some suggested that the President seemed indifferent to the plights of the ordinary Ghanaians because he had secured his last term.

Speaking during a courtesy call on him by Minority MPs on the Education Committee of Parliament on Wednesday, 20 October 2021, after the opposition lawmakers’ nationwide tour of some of the abandoned projects, Togbui Fiti said: “Aflao is the only urban community in Ghana without a senior high school but day-in-day-out, my friends in the media only carry bad stories about Aflao”.

“I had to push former President Mahama to bring that project [E-block] here. I had to be running from here to Accra, begging; should we beg for education? If we have to beg for education before our people have to go to school, then I don’t know what democracy means but now, look at the structure standing over there, 90% complete. Now in the era of the NPP, we have the Free SHS but my people are not benefiting because the school is not here”, he added.

Reacting to the President's position on the issue, Nana Hesse Ogyiri, a presidential staffer, posited with a certain sense of firmness that a chief had no business to dish out an ultimatum to a Minister.

"But how on earth will a Chief give an order to a minister?

Salute Mr President fro your apt response.

If you don't understand, go and hug a transformer."

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