OPERATION Save the Suffering Masses (OSSM), a human rights organisation in Kumasi, has congratulated Prof. J.E.A. Mills on his victory in the presidential elections.
It said the victory of Prof. Mills had demonstrated the confidence Ghanaians had in him to lead the nation into a brighter future.
A congratulatory message signed by the spokesman of the association, Nana Kwasi Kwarteng, said every Ghanaian knew Prof. Mills to be a man of peace, and expressed the hope that this would manifest in his administration.
The statement said the government of Prof. Mills should check human rights abuses in all forms.
It pointed out that Ghanaians needed peace to go about their duties without fear.
"We hope your administration will bring back the lost smiles on the faces of Ghanaians. May God guide you in your confrontation to the challenges ahead," the statement added.