Morkporkpor Anku, GNA
Aflao (V/R), Dec. 28, GNA – Hundreds of
children of Ketu South in the Volta Region have joined Ms Dzifa Gomashie, the
National Democratic Congress Parliamentary Candidate of the Constituency, to
The celebration, held at Aflao, was full
of joy as the children participated in various activities such as dancing
competition, sack race, and lime and spoon fast walk.
They were feasted to delicacies and
drinks while the winners in the competitions received exercise books among
Ms Gomashie assured the children of her
support to see them through their academic pursuits and urged them to study
hard towards achieving their dreams.
She said they would be expected to bring
their report cards to show as a ticket for their next event with her.
Ms Gomashie commended her partners;
Values For Life, Young Educators Foundation, Promasidor Ghana Limited, Indomie,
HealthiLife Drinks, Empire Cooking Oil and the Obaapa Development Foundation
for making it possible to fete the children.
She also visited the Children’s Ward of
the Ketu South Municipal Hospital at Aflao, where she presented fresh fruits, soft
drinks, toiletries and other items to the patients as well as the Outpatients
Department, caregivers and hospital staff.
Ms Gomashie prayed that the smiles on
the faces of the children would bring them healing and quick recovery to be
reunited with their families.
She said Christmas was for sharing hence
the get-together to put smiles on the faces of the children in the community
and those on admission.
She commended the staff for the
hardwork, promising to keep supporting the Hospital with her ‘widow’s might’ to
ensure effective healthcare delivery.
The Providence Home Orphanage at Aflao
was another beneficiary of Ms Gomashie’s gesture where she presented similar
items to the children.
Madam Helen King, the Director and
Founder of the Orphanage, commended her for the kind gesture and her commitment
to making the children happy.