Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has pledged his commitment to ensure that the Party keeps alight the values of the late Former Vice President Alhaji Aliu Mahama.
He said he felt a deep loss with the passing on of the party’s 2000 and 2004 vice presidential candidate.
Nana Addo disclosed this while paying tribute to the late Alhaji Mahama.
He indicated that the last time he met the late former vice president was in Tamale before the first of the Institute of Economic Affairs’ Presidential Debates.
“It was in Tamale a few weeks ago, at the time of the IEA debate, that I had my last conversation with Alhaji Aliu Mahama,” he said.
“He gave me a precise brief on the part of the campaign that he had been involved in and he was his usual positive self.”
The NPP Presidential Candidate said the late Aliu Mahama was hardworking, supportive and encouraging.
He says he feels a deep sense of loss with the departure of the former veep.
“I feel a deep personal loss and I pledge that the NPP will work to keep the Aliu flame alight,” he said.