Disappointed I feel insulted by Dr Amoako Baah – Dzokoto

Dr Amoako Baah who spoke to Class FM after the parliamentary primaries of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) stated that Dzokoto’s popularity made him win the seat.

  • Published:
Radio and Television personality, Kwame Dzokoto in a studio play

Radio and Television personality, Kwame Dzokoto in a studio

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Radio and television personality, Kwame Dzokoto has said he is disappointed at comments by Dr Amoako Baah, a lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology which suggested that he should not go to parliament to joke if he is elected to represent the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Constituency.

READ MORE: > NDC Primaries was a popularity contest - Amoako Baah

Dr Amoako Baah , a lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology play

Dr Amoako Baah, a lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

 

Dr Amoako Baah who spoke to Class FM after the parliamentary primaries of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) stated that Dzokoto’s popularity made him win the seat.

He also advised that the renowned comedian should not go to Parliament and joke.

“Some of the winners are just a bit worrying you know…when you have someone like Dzokoto, I mean what did he campaign on, ‘Edziban’ or something? I don’t understand it.”

“It becomes almost like a popularity contest because the candidates don’t actually debate each other for the voters to actually see what they are leaned towards….which is not good, and, so, in the end it becomes a popularity contest and Dzokoto is well-known, Edziban, and I’m sure it has a lot to do with why he won.

“I mean look, once you are a comedian, always a comedian. And you go to Parliament and people will see you from that perspective. You start saying something…important and they start laughing [at you] and it’s not a laughing matter in Parliament.

“I’m not saying ‘Edziban’ will not do well…I want him to educate himself and go and do the work he has submitted himself to do, not to go over there and engage in jokes or something,” Dr Amoako-Baah noted.

Reacting to the remarks on Happy FM, Mr Dzokoto said the comment by the lecturer was an insult to his profession and personality.

“I’m very disappointed in what the Dr said because he is a scientist and is expected to speak based on a research report. You should speak with a lot of facts. I don’t know if he has heard I joked with my responsibilities… so I was surprised for such comments because he is grown, he is a lecturer and a scientist. His comments shocked me because he portrayed me as someone who doesn’t know his left from right. It is an insult to my personality and profession. Some prominent people should advise him on what to say,” Dzokoto said.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Pulse List Here are 9 beautiful Ghanaian female celebrities who are not...bullet
2 Lydia Forson Actress joins Internet trolls to tease Manasseh Azure Awunibullet
3 Iyabo Ojo Actress finally addresses sex scandal allegationsbullet
4 Gabrielle Union Actress brags over husband's penisbullet
5 Celebrity CEOs 9 Ghanaian celebrities who are entrepreneursbullet
6 Caught Red Handed John Dumelo allegedly gave out government...bullet
7 Photo Diamond Appiah shows off Mzbel's bleached skinbullet
8 Ghanaian Music 'Mzvee and Kaakie can't express themselves...bullet
9 Okyeame Kwame Barack Obama honours rapper with...bullet
10 Tonto Dikeh Poko's husband says she fights dirty [Video]bullet

Top Videos

1 Presidential Love Ghana’s first couple look adorable during this...bullet
2 Video Ebony performs at Pent Hall week in extremely hot pantsbullet
3 Pulse TV Pulse Chat with Ebonybullet
4 Video 'Pregnant' Lydia Forson dances to Shatta Wale's "Kakai"bullet
5 Too Talented Ed Sheeran just rated Fuse ODG above all the artistesbullet
6 Watch Fan throws egg at Mzbel on stage in Belgiumbullet
7 Video Edem's Gbevu Nation is demonic and sign of 666 - Prophetbullet
8 Video Rev. Owusu Bempah talks about celebrity deaths in 2016bullet
9 Fufu Yvonne Okoro "drives" fufu in a video that shows...bullet
10 Counsellor Lutterodt “Kofi Adjorlolo is using Victoria...bullet

Celebs