JUST IN: John Mahama crowned as King in Kintampo (photos)

Flag bearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, was on Friday crowned as the Nkosouhene (Development Chief) of the Apesika Traditional area in the Kintampo South constituency of the Bono East region.

Crowned under the stool name Nana Beyeman Kwame Ababio I, Mr Mahama was taken through the customary rites by the Chief of Jema and Kyidomhene of the Nkoranza Traditional Council, Nana Amponsah Gyan II.

JUST IN: John Mahama crowned as King in Kintampo (photos)
John Dramani Mahama

Nana Gyan explained the former president earned the prestigious title and honour after contributing to the community and the kingdom with his projects and policies during his time as President.

Nana Gyan recognized projects such as roads, water and schools as some of the projects of the Mahama administration.

The chief speaking at the durbar to honour Mr. Mahama, also revealed his dissatisfaction with how the Nana-Addo government have abandoned project started during the Mahama administration

Nana Gyan II, took the opportunity and urged his people to vote the NDC into  office in the December 7 presidential election to enable him complete the projects abandoned.

Mr Mahama also present, expressed gratitude to the chiefs and people of Apesika for the honour bestowed on him.

Mr. Mahama assured the community that he would see to it that all project abandoned would be completed if he elected as president in the upcoming Presidential election.

Source: Adomonline