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Democracy We will compel Akufo-Addo to accommodate dissent- Minority leader

He slammed the president of clamping down on opposition voices, reminding him that Ghana is a democracy.

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President Nana Akufo-Addo must accommodate dissent, the minority leader Haruna Iddrisu has urged him.

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He slammed the president of clamping down on opposition voices, reminding him that Ghana is a democracy.

Speaking at the Ghana First Patriotic Front rally against the Ghana-US military cooperation agreement in Tamale, he noted that the president will be compelled to live with dissent.

He said: "let him be reminded that Ghana is a democratic state and there is room for dissent…he must be prepared to accommodate dissent.

"He is compelled to live with dissent and we will compel him to live with dissent."

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The demonstration was attended by hundreds of Ghanaians mainly National Democratic Congress supporters.

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