Actor turned politician, John Dumelo in August 2019 cleared the first hurdle of his dream to become a member of Ghana’s legislature, when he won his party’s Ayawaso West Wougon parliamentary primaries
John Dumelo, a newcomer is seeking to unseat incumbent MP for the Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency, Lydia Seyram Alhassan at the 2020 general elections.
Speaking with Kasapa Fm, Dumelo stated that his defeat will give him more experience to make amends for the next election.
“If you look at the Late Former President John Evans Atta Mills, he lost two times before he won finally. The current President, Akufo Addo, lost two times and won on the third time.
“The fact that you lose an election does not mean you should give up. You have to keep trying and learn from your mistakes and eventually, victory will be yours.” John Dumelo said.
Colleague entertainer and rapper, Edem has urged him on, assuring him of victory, Come December 2020.
In a tweet sighted by Konxeptworae.com Edem asked the actor to be hopeful and not even think of losing the seat.
“U won’t loose @johndumelo1 ..God is alive “ Edem twitted to show moral support.