A vociferous member of the NPP Ashanti regional communications team and Ashanti Regional Youth Organiser hopeful , Raphael Patrick Sarfo (Raph ) has Made a strong and a passionate statement to resign from the party if High Commissioner to South Africa , Mr Ayisi Boateng is forced to resign from his office without a convincing reasons .
Mr Ayisi Boateng has come into the news this week for making a statement perceived by some people especially the NDC as very unfortunate and unstatesman .
Mr Ayisi Boateng addressing TESCON members this weekend at Kumasi Technical University , indicated that since he is representing the NPP governemnt , NPP members will be his priority .
Mr Ayisi Boateng is reported to have said ” This government is doing its best to create job opportunities and me for instance, i told my people over there that it is because of NPP that i am here so the NPP man is my priority ”
This statement has drawn criticism from some ghanaian personalities and members of parliament especially Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa , the North Tongu MP, as been divisive and un statesman and has called for the resignation of the High commissioner .
But speaking to the issue on Angel 96.1 FM with Kwame Tanko alias ( KT ) the RTP award winning morning show host of the year , Raphael Patrick Sarfo , backed the statement of the man and applauded him for offering assurance to many youths of the NPP who suffered and campaigned to bring the party to power .
Raph as he is popularly called , declared the total support of Ashanti Youth and TESCON members to Mr Ayisi Boateng .
He said ,” Mr Ayisi Boateng is speaking the language of the NPP grassroots and supporters and does not see why he should be condemed . The NPP will depend on these youths and Tescon members to support the party to consolidate power in 2020 and serving their interest will not be out of place . He queried , are NPP Tescon members not Ghanaians ” ??
He stated his determination to resign if Mr Ayisi Boateng resigns without any convincing reason . Raphael Sarfo also stated his readiness to even lose the regional youth organiser elections if his support to this statement will demand that since the same youth he is determined to serve their interest if he wins the election are the same youths Mr Ayisi Boateng is fighting for them .
Earlier on the same show , Chairman Bernard Antwi Boasiako alias Wontumi , the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the NPP in an interview had declared the support of the Ashanti NPP in support of the High commissioner .
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