Former President John Mahama has replied Abronye DC for accusing him of using 1 Million Ghana Cedis to celebrate the 21st birthday of his first born, Sharaf Mahama in London.
Mahama in reply said that Abronye DC’s propaganda tool kit is now empty so he has nothing to say than lying to Ghanaians about him.
He made this known via a Tweet on his official Twitter account:
“The ‘fevered hallucinations’ you have when you’ve emptied your propaganda tool kit and have nothing left to deceive the people.
👇🏾👇🏾👇🏾“, Mahama tweeted.
— John Dramani Mahama (@JDMahama) September 24, 2018
Maverick Brong Ahafo Regional First Vice Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Baffoe popularly known as Abronye DC has alleged that the former President of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama has spent One million Ghana Cedis on his son, Sharaf Mahama when he was celebrating his birthday in London.
The son of the former President, Sharaf Mahama turned 21 on Saturday, September 21, 2018. Sharaf Mahama is the third born of the former President and was born on September 21, 1997.
The former President who has on record complaining of economic hardships under this current administration and as a result of the birthday some Ghanaians have been criticizing him of raising such amount to celebrate the birthday of his son in London in a grand style.
But in a statement signed by the NPP’s outspoken communicator and copied to the media indicated that “Not too long ago, we heard this John Mahama crying everywhere that, he’s broke and can’t even buy food for himself because he hasn’t been paid his benefits as a former president including his ex -gratia and for that matter, he’s only depending on his wife for survival”.
The statement alleged that the former President bought his son a Range Rover worth over $100,000 and a Mercedes Benz SLK which also worth over $56,000 as his birthday gifts.
“It’s been less than 3 months now since Mahama was crying over hardships but I just heard he has spent over $156,000 on his son. President Mahama bought for his son on his Birthday a Range Rover wealth over $100,000 and a Mercedes Benz SLK costing over $56,000”, the statement alleged.
The statement emphasized “After all this huge expenditures by John Mahama, he will later go and cry to his “NDC foot soldiers” that, he is poor and that, the Akufo-Addo administration is ill-treating him. He further tells them that, the economy is very porous and that, he (Mahama) is even being catered for by his wife Lordina”.
The statement asked “I would like to ask the NDC members who move from one radio stations to another chanting the come back of Mahama the following questions; Were they able to pay their electricity bills during Mahama’s tenure Were they employed by Mahama?”
The statement reminded “Just in case the Mahama and NDC foot soldiers do not know, the Money Mahama spent on his son’s birthday alone could have helped solved the problems of all polling station executives in the party”.