Former Deputy Minister for Roads and Highways under the erstwhile John Dramani Mahama administration, Mr. Isaac Adjei Mensah has revealed that he has been in the mining industry for the past twenty-six years. The Member of Parliament for the people of Wassa East Constituency of the Western Region made the remark when he appeared on United Television’s Critical Issues program.
Despite the antics played by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Wassa East Constituency to whisk the seat from the incumbent Member of Parliament, Mr Isaac Adjei Mensah, the electorates gave their endorsement to the incumbent to return him to the next parliament. Mr Adjei Mensah secured victory in the just ended 2020 general elections with a total of 21,714 valid votes after beating his main contender Mr Wilson Arthur, the NPP aspirant who garnered 18,929 of the valid votes. The total valid ballots was 40,643
The chief of Wassa Atobiase in the Wassa East Constituency of the Western region, Nana Opia Mensah has blasted the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo for what he describes as a total neglect of his community. The chief, Nana Opia Mensah indicated that, the Atobiase community and the entire Wassa East Constituency has not benefited from the infrastructure works of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo and the New Patriotic party since they assume office in 2017. According to the chief, almost every infrastructure
Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has taken a swipe at the former president, John Dramani Mahama over his incessant call for re-election into office. Dr. Bawumia jokingly noted that John Mahama is a 'divorcee' and need not be considered again to make any difference in the lives of Ghanaians. According to him, it would be suicidal for Ghanaians to grant John Mahama a second chance, citing instances of neglect and mismanagement his administration visited on the nation. He