The Member of Parliament for the people in North Tongu-Volta Region, Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has responded to his critics; on the issue of his questions to parliament, on the travel expenses of President Nana Addo.
Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa; in his latest Tweet has asked the general public to ignore the fake news and reports from some people, that the Rt. Honourable Alban Bagbin- Speaker of Parliament; has rejected his (Ablakwa) question to Parliament, over President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s travel expenses.
In hi tweet, Honourable Ablakwa said: “Kindly disregard and treat with contempt the fake news in circulation claiming that Rt. Honourable Speaker has rejected my urgent questions to the Minister of Defence and Minister of Finance on the state of the presidential jet and the total cost of President Akyufo-Addo’s recent profligate luxury travels to France, Belgium, and South Africa respectively”.
Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa recently alleged; that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has spent an amount of GHS 2.8 million, on his recent travels to South Africa and France; using the services of a private jet, and so he (Honourable Ablakwa), has filed an urgent question in Parliament over the cost of the president’s travels.