Source:savannanews24.com/Hamza Lansah Lolly:
His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will begin his 3-day tour of the Northern Region today with a courtesy call on the overlord of Mamprugu land, the Nayiri, Naa Bohigu Abdulai Mahami Sheriga.
At Damongo, on the same day, the President is expected to call on the overlord of Gonjaland, the Yagbonwura, Tuntumba Boresa I.
At Yendi, on Saturday, 7th October, the President will call on the Regent of Dagbon, the Kampakuya Na, Yakubu Abdulai Andani II; and the Bolin Lana, Mahamadu Abdulai. The President will also be in the Saboba constituency to interact with residents.
President Akufo-Addo will round off his tour of the Northern Region on Sunday, 8th October, with a visit to Salaga, where he will pay a courtesy call on the Kpembewura, Babanye Ndefosu II.
In the run-up to the December 2016 election, on September 1, 2016, the Kpembewura predicted a 53% margin of victory for the then-presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo, when the latter paid a courtesy call on him as part of his campaign tour of the Northern Region.
The President ends his tour of Northern Region with a visit to the Avnash Rice Mills in Nyankpala, in the Tolon constituency, before returning to Accra.