John Agyekum Kufour has not backed anyone to lead the party in 2024, according to his statement. He stated that the meeting between himself and the vice president was merely a formal occasion to honor Father’s Day.
John Agyekum Kufour and Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia celebrated Father’s Day together at Peduase, as was recalled. During the celebration, John Agyekum Kufour revealed information about the vice president that led many to believe he supported him. According to the vice president, Kufour, Dr. Bawumia is his son. He also disclosed that he became a father in the same year the vice president was born.
Some media outlets have stated that John Agyekum Kufour has endorsed Bawumia after his “He is my son” remark sparked controversy. According to President Kufour, neither Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia nor anyone else has his support. He stated that he will support whoever the party chooses as their leader. He feels that the party must collaborate during these difficult times.