Respected Media Personality, Blessed Godsbrain Smart popularly known as Captain Smart has pulled up some allegations against John Mahama and the National Democratic Congress(NDC) that is causing stirs in the nation.
The controversial Media Person claims the NDC is under serious pressure to choose a running mate for John Dramani Mahama, their presidential candidate for 2024 elections.
He averred that some members of the NDC want an Ashanti to be John Mahama’s running mate. He revealed on his show that some members of the NDC are trying their best to convince the former President. This is for his to drop Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang as running mate and replace her with an Ashanti.
Captain Smart also disclosed that the person to replace Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang would be a former Ashanti Regional Minister. The broadcaster however, refused to disclosed the name of the supposed running mate to the public.
He wondered why the National Democratic Congress has the vision to drop Education Minister, Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang.
He claimed that Prof. Naana Jane is quiet because she is well aware of the fact that her people want to replace her with someone else. He once again stated categorically that John Mahama; NDC’s Presidential Candidate’s running mate will certainly be a former Ashanti Regional Minister.
In addition, Captain Smart indicated that, John Dramani Mahama’s initial choice for a vice-presidential candidate for the 2020 elections was Dr. Kwesi Botchwey.
However, he was not able to take up his position because a few weeks before he was announce running mate of John Mahama; a strange ailment struck him and he could no longer walk. Therefore, John Mahama had not choice but to go with Prof. Naana Jane.
Captain said if there are misunderstandings in the two big political parties in Ghana(NPP and NDC); it is the citizens who suffer. He concluded that whichever of them who wins can not properly control the country’s affairs.