An aide to former President John Mahama has clarified that reports of an accident involving his convoy are false.
Joyce Bawa Mogtari, the special aide and campaign spokesperson for Mr. Mahama, issued a statement on Facebook to debunk the rumors.
She stated that neither the John Mahama campaign team nor the convoy had been involved in an accident, and the campaign had not been called off or suspended.
Mogtari explained that Mahama had recently finished a meeting with branch and constituency executives and was en route to Daboya from Yapei.
She further mentioned that while an accident did occur involving the regional team traveling ahead of the convoy, Mr. Mahama stopped to assist the victims, who were then sent to the hospital for treatment.
Read her full statement below:
JM Campaign Update
1. The John Mahama campaign team and convoy has not been involved in an accident.
2. Neither has the campaign been called off or suspended.
3. JM has just finished meeting branch and constituency executives of Yapei Kusawgu and on his way to Daboya. The evidence is on his SM platforms, on WoezorTV and it’s SM handles.
4. There was an accident involving a regional team that was traveling to the Yapei constituency, ahead of the JM campaign team convoy.
5. John Mahama stopped to assist the accident victims, who have been transported to the hospital for treatment.
6. We are unable to confirm the identities of those who were injured.
Joyce Bawah Mogtari