The Deputy General Secretary for New Patriotic Party (NPP), Lawyer Obiri Boahen has bemoaned over the results of the speakership election.
According to him, he is personally not comfortable with the results.
In an interview with Nana Konadu Abu Pra on Wontumi Radio/TV he said that “if nothing at all we have 137 Parliamentarians and one independent candidate so what happened for one vote to be spoilt. And the person who didn’t vote for the NPP is very regrettable.”
Lawyer Obiri Boahen indicated that the MP who voted against the NPP’s nominee for the speakership position, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye should have been considerate and not neglect the party.
“I’m very sad and have even lost appetite. We are even thinking of the loss of many seats and this has also happened.” He said
He added that “I’m very sad Prof. Mike Oquaye didn’t win.”