The Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper kwesi Pratt has commended the president on his cause to fight galamsey. He has said that, Ghana needs leaders like President Akuffo Adddo to rid the nation of the canker.
According to him,people who are willing to fight for the welfare of the nation is what Ghana needs and not people with selfish political desires adding that the president has won his admiration on his move to fight against corruption regardless of how it will affect his chances of being re-elected in 2020.
The comment comes in following President Akuffo Addo’s statement to fight against galamsey regardless of the effect it may have on his political future.
The president made this statement at a sensitization workshop for traditional leaders on measures to address galamsey that “No matter how difficult it is,we will win this fight.we will reclaim our heritage.we will get the rivers of our country running again.we will reclaim our lands”.
He however urged the chiefs and all other relevant stakeholders to assist the government to fight this menace.