The National Organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammi Awuku has declined an offer to be made the Apagyahene of the Mampong Akuapem Traditional Area.
‘’I owe you a lot and I will continue to support in which ever way I can in the development of the area. I remain eternally grateful for your kind understanding of my current situation and inability to go through the chieftaincy process at this stage of my political development. I am sure at the right time, God will make things beautiful for me and the narrative will change.” he said.
Mr. Awuku cites political reasons for his inability to accept the revered position and believes at the right time, God will lead the way and direct him.
He has however assured that he will continue to lend his support for the development of the area.
The Board Chairman of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) who was billed to be enstooled alongside the Deputy Minister for Transport and Member of Parliament for Tema East, Daniel Nii Kwatei Titus Glover, however wished Mr. Glover the best of luck in the traditional setting.
Mr. Awuku was to be enstooled as the Apagyahene of Mampong while Mr. Glover is billed to be made the Mampong Asomkahene.
Mr. Awuku expressed profound thanks to Nananom and the Mampong Traditional Council for their continuous show of love and support over the years.
‘’Many thanks to Nananom, the Traditional Council and the people of Mampong for your continuous show of love and support for me over the years as your son and kinsman.’’ the iconic and hardworking NPP National Organiser averred.