Some Chiefs of Dagbon have express their profound gratitude to the Northern Regional Chairman of the NPP, Mr. Mohammed Baantimah Adam Samba for his outstanding leadership and continue support to various traditional areas in the Northern Region.
Having had so many accolades such as “Chairman Do All”, “Chairman Pre-finance”, “Do more talk less Chairman”, the Dagbon chiefs describes the Philanthropist NPP Chairman as “Chairman for everybody”, due his love for everyone no matter their political affiliation.
Speaking to some Chiefs of Dagbon on the brouhaha about some NPP group calling on the Chairman Samba to relocate to the North-East region, his native region, the Chiefs unilaterally backs Mr. Adam Samba to stay in the Northern Region.
They describes Chairman Samba leadership style to that of late NPP Chairman, Alhaji Yahaya Iddi, late Alhaji Salifu Abdul Rahman C.O.P, late NDC Chairman Alhaji Maida and late NDC Chairman Alhaji Sumani Zolikogli.
“Chairman Samba reminds me of the late Yahaya Iddi, Alhaji Maida, Alhaji COP and Alhaji Sumani, he is a man of peace and love by all”. A 74 year old Chief on anonymity stated
“We the chiefs of Dagbon were very worried about the calls by some NPP group asking Mr. Samba to relocate to his native town. We all saw his immense contribution during the funeral rites of the two overlords of Dagbon, he donated to both side of the divide and I think that was an exemplary leadership”. He said
Another Chief on anonymity said, the NPP Chairman have touch many lives with his benevolence, “He is a good man and has so much respect for chiefs”.
The Dagbon Chief said, “Chairman Samba is a true patriot and a unifier, the NPP should be thankful for having such a good man as their chairman”.
The Chiefs describes the NPP group calls as very tribalistic and a call that sort to ruin the brotherhood relationship between the people of Mamprugu and Dagbon. “Mamprugu and Dagbon are still brothers despite the creation of the North-East region but politicians wants to play politics with everything”. He said
Our sources closed to the Gbewaa Palace has also revealed a massive support for the NPP Northern Regional, Mohammed Baantimah Adam Samba to continue his mandate in the Region.
The savannnanews24.com have gathered that, both the Abudu and Andani Royal Family have earlier on sent an emissary to the NPP’s Philanthropist Chairman to thank him for his immense contribution during the funeral rites of the two Overlords of Dagbon.
Meanwhile, Mr. Adam Samba has since transfer his vote from Nalerigu (regional capital of North-East) to Northern Region as required by the Constitution after several pleas from party faithful to stay in the region.
Again, party executives from all the 17 constituencies in the Northern Region and the NPP’s decision making body, National Executive Council (NEC) have since backed Chairman Samba to continue his mandate as the Northern Regional Chairman of the party.