Source: savannanews24.com/Ibrahim Nurudeen
The Northern Regional Minister, Hon Salifu Sa-eed has beg the leadership of the irate youth in the Savelugu Municipality to abandon their protest against the embattle Municipal Chief Executive of the area, Hajia Ayisheitu Seidu.
In a crunch meeting at the Northern Regional Coordinating Council on Sunday, Hon Saeed said protest and threats in recent times only worsens situation, but cannot be an antidote or modality the group can use to achieve their target.
Some irate NPP youth in the Savelugu-Nantong Municipality has stage couple of demonstrations against the nomination and confirmation of the Municipal Chief Executive for the area.
The irate NPP among other things accused the MCE of bribing her way through to become the MCE of the area. Again, the MCE is not a register voter and have not supported the party in the last election.
The youth after the confirmation of the MCE threatened to attack her shouldn’t in case she step foot to the assembly complex to officially assume duty.
The Regional Minister after a standoff between the police and the irate youth on Wednesday which nearly resulted to casualties sermon the leadership of the irate youth, traditional rulers, regional and the constituency executives of the party.
The Minister expressed worried over the firm stands of the irate youth and advise them to respect the decision of the president and pave way for the MCE to immediately commence work at the assembly.
He noted in the meeting that Northern Region is not a lawlessness area where few disgruntle people will be allow to challenge the decision of the high authority.
Hon Sa-eed said the Savelugu youth and those who fuel the unabated demonstrations should abstain from such wishful act and fellow due process, and get their concerns resolve amicable through the leadership of the party.
The outspoken Northern regional chairman for the New patriotic party, Abdul Fatawu Bugri Naabu call the bluff of the irate youth, and therefore charge the security agencies to apprehend any individual who may destabilize the peace of the area.
According to him the MCE appointment will not be revoke, because the allegation leveled against her cannot be substantiated.