Dr. Tokpa Makes Headway In Bong Senatorial Campaign
-As Citizens Assures Him Their Fullest Support
By Anthony Selmah
Since the National Election Commission declared Campaign open for the Montserrado, Bong County Senatorial by-elections race respectively, Dr. Henrique Flomo Tokpa of Bong County is making headways among all of the candidates participating in the election.The Public Agenda chatting recently in the County with opinion leaders, Chiefs, Women groups, members of the student’s community, as well- as stakeholders of the County stated with one voice, that amongst all of the candidates listed to participate in the July 31 By-elections, they prefer Dr. Tokpa.
According to them, if Dr. Tokpa is elected to the position, there would be much development transformation taking place within the County.
It can be recalled that the vacancy for the by- election for both Montserrado, Bong County respectively came about when Senator George Manneh Weah of Montserrado and Senatorial Jewel Howard Taylor of Bong County won the December 26,2017 runoff election.
They stated that they see the man Dr. Tokpa as a leader who wants to see all of the citizens of Bong County having better living conditions, adding that so he is our choice in this by-election.
The citizens explained that over the years, Dr. Tokpa impacted knowledge into many of the young people of the County that are currently contributing to the reconstruction process of mama Liberia.
According to them, the name Dr. Tokpa is a household name within Bong County that everyone respected, while further describing him as an educator, role model, developer and true patriot that wants to see unity taking its shape in Bong County.
Dr. Tokpa, according to them has both locally and international working experiences and that with all of those connections, if elected, he will also be in a position to bring investors to the County.
Dr. Tokpa served as President of Cuttington University in Bong County for many years and got appointed as Minister for Internal Affairs were he performed diligently in those positions without any problem.