Ghanaians living in South Africa has been advised to be law-abiding and work hard to support the growth of that country’s economy.
Mr Mahama gave the advice when he spoke on Power 98.7 FM in South Africa on Thursday, 23 February.
While on Power FM in South Africa, the former president took to his twitter handle and wrote:
— John Dramani Mahama (@JDMahama) February 23, 2017
President Mahama is expected to be decorated with the African Political Leader of the Year Award for his contribution towards deepening and enriching Ghana’s democracy and his towering status as one of Africa’s best.
Chairman of the International Advisory board of the ALM Awards, Ambassador Joe Beasley said:”it is gratifying to know that Africa still has leaders like you bestriding the political space.”
He also noted that Mr. Mahama made significant contributions to Ghana’s economic growth and development; spearheaded and completed some ambitious projects; went into the elections and respected the wishes of the electorate – a feat uncommon amongst many leaders in the continent.