The DCE for Ningo-Prampram, Hon. AL-Latiff Tetteh Amanor engaged the people of Olowe in Prampram on Tuesday, as part of his working visits since he assumed office as the District Chief Executive. He was accompanied by the Assembly member for the Upper West Prampram Electoral area, Hon. William Norman Jr. and various departmental heads within the Assembly to engage the community over pertinent issues like sanitation, power and building related challenges. Addressing the community at the visit, Hon. Tetteh- Amanor expressed his gratitude to opinion leaders, as well as members of the community for honoring the invitation. He called on all residents of the area to adhere to the safety protocols of the Covid-19 to help in the fight against the virus. “The virus has challenged our way of worship in the churches and even at the mosque” he added. On the rationale for the engagement, he made it known to the people present that Ningo- Prampram is one district founded upon one single aim and the district serves as a liaison between government and the people. The essence he said is to lessen the hardship on the people of the area by putting in place policies that will promote jobs and security. He called on all to exhibit good citizenship so the district can benefit from this government’s good intention for the district.
The District Environmental Health Officer, Madam Evelyn Nani said as part of the president’s initiative of making Accra the cleanest city, the regional minister Hon. Henry Quartey has embarked on a campaign “𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐜𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐠𝐞.” She said the objective of the program is to help keep the environment clean as a community by individuals, organizations. The exercise is demanding every household, organization, business centers to ensure their frontages are kept clean. Those who refuse to comply with directives, will face the full force of the sanitation law, noting that the laws to this exercise have been gazette and it is binding on all.
Addressing building issues within the district, Ing. Glover made it clear that the engineers are not there to frighten anybody as many perceive. They are there to protect lives and property, he said. Building on the road way, waterway is against the laws of the country, when caught the only remedy is to bring the building, He advised people who don’t have building permits who build but build at night and weekends to stop and do the needful to acquire the permit because the law will not favor anyone who is caught.
Present at the event were the 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐭 𝐄𝐧𝐠𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐞𝐫, 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐭 𝐄𝐧𝐯𝐢𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐎𝐟𝐟𝐢𝐜𝐞𝐫, 𝐒𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐟𝐚𝐫𝐞, 𝐀𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐭 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 𝐨𝐟 t𝐡𝐞 𝐄𝐥𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐆𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐚 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐥 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐞𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐒𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞. Members from 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐌𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐫𝐞𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐆𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐑𝐨𝐚𝐝 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐧 (𝐆𝐏𝐑𝐓𝐔) among other individuals.