Nandom, (UWR), July 30, GNA – The Nandom District Assembly is on the path of exceeding its 2016 revenue target of GH₵ 98,548.00.
With an impressive performance, the District has already collected for the mid-year a total of GH₵ 77,783.94 representing 78.93 per cent of the targeted revenue.
Mr Cuthbert Baba Kuupiel, the Nandom District Chief Executive (DCE) speaking during the third ordinary sitting of the Assembly commended the revenue mobilisation stakeholders for a good job.
He encouraged them to continue working hard to block all revenue leakages and also explore new revenue sources so that the Assembly could exceed its target by the end of the year.
He said as a new District, there is the need for hard work in order to bring development to the people, since the District Assembly Common Fund alone could not do it.
There is therefore the essence focus attention on the Internally Generated Funds.
Mr Kuupiel said government is doing a lot for the District in terms of development projects and the Assembly together with the people must double their efforts.
The DCE acknowledged the Member of Parliament (MP) for Nandom, Dr Benjamin Kumbuor and other development partners such as UNICEF, Care International and SNV for their support in the development efforts.