The Revisionist Resistance Movement (RRM) has vowed to resist the passage of the Public Holidays Amendment Bill of 2018, saying it will undermine the country’s sovereignty and independence should it be passed into law.
The group is set to stage a public forum and a night vigil on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences.
A statement issued by the RRM and under the hand of the convener and focal person, Bernard Mornah named speakers at the forum as Dr. Gamel Abdul Nasser, Mr. Kwesi Pratt Jr, Mr. James Kwabena Bomfeh, the acting General Secretary of the Convention Peoples Party , also known as Kabila and Mr. Bernard Mornah, convener and focal person of RRM and National Chairman of the Peoples National Convention.
‘’We applaud the decision of the Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP) for petitioning Parliament and was glad to be informed that the People’s National Convention (PNC) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have plans to submit petitions to Parliament today 19th December 2018 and called on individuals and organizations opposed to the Bill to do likewise’ ’the statement noted.
The group also served notice that other public activities aimed at stopping the passage of the Bill will follow the public forum and vigil.