The Vice president of the republic of Ghana Dr Alhaji Mahmud Bawumia has reiterated his party's commitment to implement it's policies.Dr Alhaji Mahmud Bawumia was making this assertion today Sunday in a thank you Tour within the Asokore Mampong municipality of the Ashanti region" I came here last year to solicit for your support and you did supported us because we emerged as winners in the 2016 election. The path we took on our way to success is surely the path we shall take when going back and for that matter I and my delegation wish to express our profound gratitude to you and everyone for the massive support you gave us during our campaigning ahead of the 2016 general election" he said.
Dr Bawumia also assured the zongo communities that the zongo development fund is already in the budget and so the zongos will see more developement." Before we started campaigning, I met with Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo and I talked to him about our zongo community that we need to bring a policy to enhance the lives of the the people there.We then brought The Zongo Development Fund.The money which is allocated for this fund is 219million Ghana Cedis. This money, even if we accumulate the budget allocated for five ministries it wouldn't reach it. Officials are on the ground to see the problems confronting us so that we use the money to solve them. They may be scholarships, schools,hospitals and others" Bawumia said this when he met sheikh Anas, the imam of Darul Hadith.
He also said that the free senior high school and the restoration of teacher and nursing training allowances are underway."In September in sha Allah the teacher training and nursing training allowances will be restored"
Dr Bawumia met with the zongo chief's and Imams at the central mosque, he then proceeded to the residence of the Zongo Chief who had returned from the USA and later the Tijaniyya President's house is Zahimul Harkatu Tijaniyya Sheikh Abdul Wadud Ciessay . He then joined sheikh Anas Ibrahim Taufick Albakri in their Asr Prayer at Darul Hadith and finally he went to listen to Quranic commentary at Zongo under the auspices of Fadilatu Sheikh Muhammad Rashad.