Akufo-Addo cannot say he won’t defend me; I gave him Ghc100,000-Bugri Naabu

A publication from Daily Post Newspaper indicating that the NPP Northern Regional Chairman Bugri Naabu “confessed”, he gave the party’s flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo Ghc 100,000 “few moments” after he benefited Ghc 500,000 from brother of Ghana’s President, Ibrahim Mahama is making the rounds on social media.

bugri-naabuAccording to the publication, a high placed sourced at the offices of the NPP Northern Regional Office observed that, after a meeting with “high profiled persons” in the region which was to “unravel the veracity” in this so called bribery allegation, a “conscious” Bugri Naabu admitted to the wonder of persons present in the meeting, how he gave Ghc100,000 from the so called bribe amount of Ghc 500,000 to Akufo-Addo.

VERDICT: FALSE                 

EXPLANATION: Checks undertaken by the African Elections Project Fact-Checking team reveals that, the publication is false.

There has not been any meeting between Nana Akufo-Addo and Bugri Naabu where money was presented to Nana Akufo-Addo.