W/R: Mahama repeats ‘Do or Die’ comment, says it means hard work

Former President John Dramani Mahama has assured supporters of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that the party will win the 2024 elections.

He said they will approach the elections with renewed energy and commitment and also lessons from the 2020 polls.

“So, when I said do or die, I meant we will work hard,” he told party supporters in the Western Region on Thursday October 14.

“I strongly believe that God will give us victory in the next elections,” he added.

Mr Mahama further encouraged members of the party to partake in the upcoming internal elections to elect executives ahead of the next general elections.

“This is a party that believes in rule of law and is law abiding, and so when the time comes and you feel qualified you can partake in in the exercise, ” the 2020 presidential candidate of the NDC added.

He is currently embarking on a thank you tour of the country to acknowledge the support Ghanaians gave to him last year.

Earlier in the week, he paid a visit to the Esatern Regional House of Chiefs to thank them.

Over there, he noted that times are hard for Ghanaians under the Akufo-Addo administration.

He said food prices and other commodities are increasing on a daily basis.

“Fuel costs are rising, every day the pump prices go up,” he said.

He added “This year many unions are unhappy with the negotiations that took place where a paltry 4 per cent was given to them” when those of Article 71 office holders have been given wider increment.

“Even though you do free SHS you have no jobs for them to do when they come out. Times are hard and people suffering, food prices are going up. every day the prices are increasing,” he stressed.

“These are things that are not going on well and I believe Nananom (Chiefs) will speak about it,” the Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in last year’s elections said.

By Laud Nartey|3news.com|Ghana