Thursday 25th August, 2016
Comfort Sena Fetrie, GNA
Tamale, Aug. 25, GNA – Alhaji A.B.A Fuseini,
the Deputy Northern Regional Minister, on Thursday appealed to traditional
leaders to support government to sustain the peace, before, during and after
the general election.
“We need the peace to be able to pursue our
developmental agenda and the massive infrastructural development that has taken
place throughout the country and still on-going,” he said.
Alhaji Fuseini made the appeal during a
capacity building workshop for chiefs organised in Tamale by the Northern
Regional House of Chiefs.
He urged the chiefs to advice their subjects
to propagate the message of peace and the youths not to engage in unlawful
He advised politicians to avoid using
offensive words and personal attacks during campaigns but should engage in
issues-based electioneering to further the peace and development of the
Alhaji Fuseini advised Ghanaians to use
dialogue to resolve their differences and always put away political, ethnic and
Naa Bohagu Mahami Abdulai Sheriga, the
President of the Northern Region House of Chiefs, called on the Northern
Regional Minister and the Regional Security Council to address the unlawful
activities of the youth who parade the streets with unlicensed motorbikes
creating danger and insecurity on the roads.
He urged the security personnel to be fair and
firm when dealing with crime devoid of personal or political biases.