The Northern Regional Branch of the John and John Movement , a grassroots campaign team of the NDC has made a passionate appealed to H.E President John Dramani Mahama to appoint the DCE for Gushegu, Hon Alhaji Alhassan Fuseini as the Deputy Northern Regional Minister.
According to the movement, the region needs an affable and develop-oriented person like Alhaji Fuseini who can deliver and augment the better Ghana Agenda that the President and the NDC government seeks to achieve.
At press a Conference in Tamale, the Chairman of the JJM, Alhaji Mohammed Abdul Rashid reiterated that, the choice of Mr. Fuseini Alhassan as Deputy Northern Regional Minister was base on the assessment and survey carried on him by the group.
He said, the movement has visited all the constituencies in the region to seek people’s opinion on various national issues including appointments made by the President.
Alhaji Abdul Rashid noted that, in all the places that they conducted the survey, the Gushegu DCE came out first, adding that, “his records since the inception of this government is without equals and we believe he will continue to work more hard for the government and the people of the northern region”.
The JJM Chairman was on the opinion that, “just like a popular vote, Alhaji Fuseini Alhaji carries the day in our survey, Mr. Fuseini is a likable fellow and love by all, and with all the good works that he did as DCE for Gushegu we believe he will be a better Minister to help move the Northern Region forward”.
He indicated that, all the NDC youth groups in the region have endorse Mr. Fuseini Alhassan to be appointed as Deputy regional Minister, “we also consulted some chiefs and opinion leaders whom have all rated the Gushegu DCE A plus”.
Alhaji Abdul Rashid said, though it is the prerogative of the President to appoint his ministers, however, the movement having worked closely with the President knows that the President will not disappoint the people of Dagbon.
He opined that, among all names that are making rounds to be appointed as Deputy Northern Regional Minister, the Gushegu DCE stands tall, saying, “the people of the region will be very happy to work with him than any other person”.
He said, the unprecedented development and interventions brought to the people of Gushegu and its surroundings for the past years by Hon Alhaji Fuseini Alhassan cannot be overemphasized and urged President John Dramani Mahama and the appointment committee at the presidency to appoint Alhaji Fuseini Alhassan as the Deputy Northern Regional Minister.