Opesika Tetteh Puplampu
Sege (GAR), Jan 24,
GNA – The Ada West District Chief Executive, Mr. Adzoteye Lawer Akrofi, has
charged the newly inaugurated Assembly members Ada West to seek the collective interest of the people
He asked them to
lead the people to champion the cause of their communities in line with the
Assembly’s development agenda.
He was addressing
the 3rd inaugural service of
the Ada West District Assembly held at Sege, the district capital.
According to him,”
It is only through effective cooperation and collaboration that we can realize
the common goal of bettering the lives of our people.
This is the time to
shelve our personal interests for the common good of our people. Let us work
together for the greater good of our beloved District,” he said.
He asked them to
maintain close contact with their electorates,
consult and solicit their ideas and bring same up for deliberation.
“You are expected
to keep them informed on issues of development programs and projects by the
government and the Assembly aimed at improving lives.”
He urged the
Assembly and Unit committee members to exercise the necessary precautions in
order not to abuse the powers and authorities accompanying their
Ada Manklalo, Nene
Agudey Obichere lll, who chaired, said,” You articulated the clear ability
to share and that gave the people hope to vote for you. Some of you have
invested in the people, hope of development and that made them elected you to
be their leaders.
Because of this, you
need to learn more and cooperate with other stakeholders and heads of
departments within the District so that you can learn from them,” he said.
“Know how to
speak to the elderly in order not to abuse your office else after serving your
term, the thumb will speak against you.
consistent, loyal, open and unite the people to help you do new developmental
projects in your electoral area, the District and Ghana as a whole,” he