Source: Michael Ofosu-Afriyie/Ash. Reg. Editor for Ghanaian Observer
FRANCIS OWUSU AKYAW, aspiring NPP parliamentary candidate for Juaben speaking to the media media recently
FRANCIS Owusu-Akyaw, the aspiring NPP parliamentary candidate for Asante -Juaben has picked the number 3 position after undergoing the vetting process in Ashanti.
Interestingly, this is the third time the aspirant is seeking the mandate of delegates of the New Patriotic Party in the famous constituency.
Beaming with smiles after picking the ballot paper, Mr Akyaw made the victory sign amidst shouts of “ase3 h)” from his campaign team.
Responding to the crowd that followed him later, the calm-mannered minerals expert said the number three position was the doing of the Lord.
The noble entrepreneur noted that having contested three times, the third position signifies victory in the upcoming internal elections of the party.
He posited that the earlier times he contested were moments of testing of his resolve to serve the people of Prof Adu Boahen’s Juaben.
With a clean heart and a sense of commitment to serve, Mr Akyaw said God has prepared him to serve.
He intimated that everything in life is orchestrated by God and he does what he wants, adding that victory is on the horizon.
“My position on the ballot is testament of my preparedness and the times I have sought to serve my people and I am determined to do so with a clean heart and a clean spirit”, Mr Akyaw stressed.
Reiterating his vision, the minerals expert said he wants to secure a progressive society for the people of Juaben.
This, he noted could be achieved through hard work and the provision of jobs for the youth and the unemployed in the communities in the Juaben constituency.
He pledged to harness the human and natural resources in the constituency to attain the vision he has for the people.
The NPP delegates in Juaben being a progressive people, Mr Akyaw noted with conviction that they would hand him the opportunity to serve as MP this time around.
“I am very much convinced with my ase3 h) position that God and the people of Juaben will give me a very comprehensive victory at the polls so I get the opportunity to serve with diligence, dedication and sincerity”, the positive minded aspirant intimated