President John Dramani Mahama has stated that Facebook has made him a better leader because it has provided him a platform to exchange ideas directly with the citizens.
The President said this after he hit one million followers on facebook some hours ago describing the feat as a milestone .
“Thanks to you all my dear friends, we have just achieved a milestone. We are one million already on facebook,” the president said in a short video to thank his followers on the social media platform.
The President said the ultimate objective of politics is human interaction for progress and development and facebook has afforded him the opportunity to exchange views, ideas and emotions and in turn has made him understand the people better.
He added that the exchange has made him a better person and a better leader and was hopeful that he did not disappoint his followers and Ghanaians.
“Because of this exchange you know me better and I feel i understand you better. You have made me a better leader and in turn a better person. I hope that inturn I have made you proud of mother Ghana and ready to stand for what is right to bring hope to all.”
He told his followers and Ghanaians that he is and will always be a part of them for the development of the country.