The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged the newly elected Assembly members across the country to mobilize enough revenue to support the central government to help create employment for the teaming youth.
“One major function of the Assembly is to explore avenues for the creation of the people, particularly the youth”, Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Akoto Afriyie delivered the President’s address on the third inauguration ceremony of the Sekyere Afram Plains Assembly in the Ashanti Region covered by MyNewsGh.com recently
The President therefore asked district assemblies to focus
and work on the national digital addressing and property registration system to
aid spatial planning and revenue mobilization.
“Same way with businesses; when it is time to collect
our business operating permits, all of these are well captured so that we can
go in and collect our business operating permits,” according to the
He asked assembly members to be selfless people and”
think about how best you can transform this assembly and to transform mother
The District Chief Executive (DCE) of the area, Hon. Joseph
Owusu also admonished the all the fifteen Assemly members; ten elected and five
appointed to eschew politicization of issues to ensure development they take
development to the people represented in their various electoral areas.
In a related development, the Assemly man for Seneso-Asuogya
Electoral area, Hon. Daniel Kwame Njona was elected as Presiding Member (PM) of
the Assembly and sworn into office by the District Magistrate Court, His
Lordship George Ofori to preside on General Assembly Meetings for a four-year