General News of Thursday, 12 January 2017Source: asempanews.comAkufo-Addo threw Mahama to the 'dogs' – Adu AsareKojo Adu Asare, Former presidential stafferFormer presidential staffer, Kojo Adu Asare has accused President Akufo-Addo of “bad faith” over the controversy generated by former President Mahama’s request to remain in a state bungalow after the expiration of his tenure in office. In an interview with Montie FM in Accra, Mr Adu Asare said Mr Mahama’s request was deliberately leaked to the media to portray him as a villain in the eyes of Ghanaians. It was deliberately done to incite public outrage against Mr Mahama,” he added. Mr Adu Asare insists the letter was purposely leaked to divert public attention from President Akufo-Addo’s plagiarism scandal. Meanwhile, the former president has rescinded his request to keep that official state bungalow in question.