President John Mahama has asked Ghanaians to reflect on the “birth and life of Jesus Christ” as they count their “numerous blessings” in 2016 during this Christmas.
In a statement issued by the Minister of Communications, Dr Edward Omane Boamah, President Mahama said “God’s favour shall continue to abide with us during the Christmas festivities and in the coming years.”
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CHRISTMAS MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA
On the occasion of Christmas, HE John Dramani Mahama, President of the Republic of Ghana extends warm wishes to all Ghanaians, and urges the nation to reflect on the birth and life of Jesus Christ as we count our numerous blessings over the year.
The President also drew attention to the just ended successful elections and emphasised that “God’s favour shall continue to abide with us during the Christmas festivities and in the coming years.”
Ahead of his departure to Bole in the Northern Region with his family to celebrate Christmas, President Mahama urged drivers to drive with care and responsibly.
He prayed that God grants the nation both an incident free and accident free festive period.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
EDWARD K. OMANE BOAMAH (DR.)
MINISTER FOR COMMUNICATIONS ACCRA