President John Dramani Mahama has indicated his readiness to engage in a debate with the Flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo on national issues at anytime and on any platform.
He has therefore called on Nana Akuffo Addo to accept the challenge by availing himself for such a debate as he is ever ready to debate him in his capacity both as a President and the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress.
President Mahama said this in an exclusive interview on Monday with Bridget Otoo, the Host of TV3’s flagship programme, New Day.
According to him, the defeated Candidate of the Opposition NPP has made some contentious statements about the state of the Ghanaian economy which he disagreed with him and given the opportunity, he would want to have face to face debate on those issues contentious issues he raised,
‘ If he (Nana Akuffo Addo) is ready, i am also ready, even this morning to debate him on the contentious statements he made’, President Mahama indicated.
He said, any body or organisation who wished to organise such a programme should do so as he was prepare to take part in that debate so long as his party, the NDC was satisfied with the arrangements.