By Daniel Akwasi Nuako, GNA
Sept 9, GNA - Mr Alfred Amoah, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of
Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai Municipal Assembly in the Western North Region, has
visited Baakokrom, a village near sefwi Bekwai, to educate the constituents on
government policies and programmes.
which forms part of his tour of the Municipality, would assist him to ascertain
various challenges facing the people in the communities.
Mr Amoah, was
accompanied by the Constituency Chairman for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr
Franklin Appiah-Kumi, Mr Bright Appiah Sarkodie, Research and Elections Officer
for Western North Region and Assembly members.
The MCE in his
welcoming address, praised the NPP administration for prudent policies and the
introduction of numerous flagship programmes and interventions geared towards
creating jobs and improving livelihood of the citizens.
the Free SHS, livelihood empowerment against poverty (LEAP), planting for food
and jobs programme (PfF&J), Nations builder’s corps (NABCO), planting for
food and export and rural development (PERD), One district, one factory (1D1F)
initiative, one million dollar per Constituency, One District One warehouse,
one village one dam, restored teacher and nurses trainee allowances as some of
the major interventions put in place to better the lot of the people.
pointed out that the interventions would also go a long way to transform the
Ghanaian economy and alleviate poverty.
He used the
opportunity to highlight on a number of projects undertaken in the area which,
included; reshaping of feeder roads, construction of classroom blocks, CHPS
compound, on-going lecture halls and administration for the Bibiani health
college, construction of footbridges, financial support to brilliant, but needy
The others are
supply of medical equipment to Bibiani government hospital, scholarship package
for ten students to study medicine in Cuba under the government scholarship
programme among others.
therefore reiterated the need for the people to give the government more years
to help develop the country.
For his part,
the chief of Sefwi Baakokrom Nana Kwadwo Gyeapong II, commended the government
and the MCE for the performance within their short time period in office.
appealed to the Municipal Chief Executive to construct speed ramps on the roads
to save pedestrians from accidents.