Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has hailed President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on the occasion of father’s day revealing that by his deeds he has lived up to a good father of the country.
In a message commemorating the day on his Facebook page
sighted by MyNewsGh.com, he stated that the passion with which the president is
implanting various interventions that are being implemented in the country vindicates
He said “I wish the father of the nation, H.E. Nana Addo
Dankwa Akufo-Addo, a Happy Father’s Day. I have been privileged to observe you
with your children and I can say they are so blessed to have such a loving
father. I have also seen the passion with which you have implemented your
social intervention policies to help the poor and vulnerable in Ghana. By your
deeds you have lived up to the mantle of father of the nation.
To all fathers, and the women who play fatherly roles, I say bravo for the great work you are doing for Ghana. May your efforts be crowned with success.
Father’s Day is a celebration honoring fathers and
celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in society.
In Catholic countries of Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 (Saint
Joseph’s Day) since the middle Ages. This celebration was brought by the
Spanish and Portuguese to Latin America, where March 19 is often still used for
it, though many countries in Europe and the Americas have adopted the U.S.
date, which is the third Sunday of June. It is celebrated on various days in
many parts of the world, most commonly in the months of March, April and June
according to the home nation’s customs. It complements similar celebrations
honoring family members, such as Mother’s Day, Siblings Day and Grandparents’
Source: MyNewsGh.com/Stephen Zoure/2019