Go and wipe my name from the bust — Koku Anyidoho replies critics

Founder of Atta Mills Institute and former aid to late former President John Evans Atta Mills has replied persons slamming him after his name appeared on the monument built for the late President.

A statue erected at Asomdwe Park to commemorate the late J.E.A. Mills as part of efforts to renovate his graveyard trended on social media yesterday after his name was not found on the monument.

The bust which was unveiled on Sunday, July 24, 2022, had the name of the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, that of Atta Mills’ former aide and founder of the Atta Mills Institute, Samuel Koku Anyidoho, engraved on it.

“This was unveiled by His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana and assisted by Samuel Koku Anyidoho, Founder and CEO Atta Mills Institute. Sunday, July 24, 2022. To God Almighty be the Glory,” the words on the monument read.

The monument which was outdoored earlier on Sunday will keep alive the memory of the former statesman who died at the age of 68 after battling a short illness.

The late President Atta Mills became the first sitting head of state of Ghana to die in office.

He died on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 while serving his tenure as the 3rd President of the Fourth Republic.

After the event, a lot of Ghanaians blasted President Akufo-Addo and Koku Anyidoho for having their names engraved on the bust.

Well, Mr. Anyidoho has replied persons criticizing him and the President.

Listen to him below;