December 7 is just around the corner and Ghana will elect a president and 275 parliamentarians to lead the country into more development.
As the date inches close, various political parties have adopted tactical means to win favor and votes among the populace.
Celebrities have also salvaged the opportunity to rake in some money to fund their lavish social media lifestyle. Some of these personalities were with the National Democratic Congress (NDC) but switched to the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Their reason for the switch varies from love to betrayal and even selfish greed and want of money.
Below are top 5 well known Ghanaian celebrities who dumped NDC to follow NPP in this year’s elections.
She was a diehard supporter of the John Mahama idea. Afia and Mahama were practically best friends until recently. She switched to the NPP and began insulting John Mahama and the NDC.
2. Lucky Mensah
For Gospel musician Gifty Ardoye, she converted from being an NDC member to following the rules and dictates of the NPP because she married an NPP member of Parliament.
Dancehall musician Samini joined forces with other celebrities to campaign for the NPP. He even hopped on a beat and recorded a song for the political party.
It is rumored that some GHc500,000 exchanged hands in order to win Samini over.
Actor Prince David Osei was recently given the opportunity to speak at the virtual rally of the New Patriotic Party. Under the influence of excitement, the actor said he decided to follow NPP because he is sensible.