AMBROSE DERY, the Interior Minister, insists Ghana is the most peaceful country in the West African Sub-region and second in Africa.
He said the numerous initiatives and reforms introduced into the security agencies by his ministry since 2017 has accounted for this positive news.
Ambrose Dery, who is also the MP for Nandom Constituency, made the disclosure when he paid a working visit to the NPP headquarters in Accra.
Lawyer Justin Kodua Frimpong, the NPP General Secretary, officially welcomed the Interior Minister and his delegation to the party office.
Haruna Mohammed, Deputy General Secretary, Miss Miriam Awurama Duah, Deputy National Women Organiser were present.
also in attendance were William Yamoah, Director for Finance and Administration, and Mr. Richard Ahiagbah, Director for Communications.
Lawyer Kodua said collaboration between government appointees and party functionaries is critical to the success of the Akufo-Addo administration.
This, he stated, was the decision by the national executive body to roll out the Party-Government Engagements initiative.
He assured Hon. Dery that like all other government ministries, departments, and agencies, he could also count on the party to succeed in order to put the Nana Addo-led government in a better light.
The General Secretary commended the Interior Minister for his hard work and proactive administrative measures which he indicated, is necessary to improve Ghana’s security.
He also urged the Minister and all other government officials to continuously engage various stakeholders of the Party in a bid to retain power in 2024 for the betterment of the lives of Ghanaians.
The New Patriotic Party under Mr. Stephen Ayensu Ntim as National Chairman and Lawyer Justin Kodua Frimpong as General Secretary have recorded a milestone with the introduction of the Party-Government Engagements initiative.
Since its implementation about two months ago, several government appointees have been drawn to the party headquarters to engage leadership and staff.
By Michael Ofosu-Afriyie