Vice President Dr Mahamdudu Bawumia has highlighted on the need for all to embrace religious tolerance in the country.
He believes that this will ensure that the peace of the country is maintained.
He said this in a Facebook post after joining the National Chief Imam and the Muslim Ummah in Accra for the 2021 National Maulid, which is the celebration of the birth of Prophet Muhammad S.A.W.
“I reminded the congregation about the essence of the occasion, and the need for all to continue to embrace tolerance and cooperation with members of other religious divide, to maintain the peace our country enjoys.”
He also mentioned the efforts by the Akufo-Addo administration in uplifting zongo communities.
“I also shared with them President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s massive investment in the development of Zongo and other deprived communities through the Zongo Development Fund and other development authorities , in the areas of education, infrastructure, vocational training, entrepreneurial support, and the positive impact these investments are having on communities and the people,” he said.