Tatale, (N/R) Aug.
30, GNA – The Tatale /Sanguli District Assembly has approved GHȻ 79,458.00 to
be collected from internally generated sources.
As at June 30, the
Assembly had managed to collect GHȻ 59,577.00 as its Internal Generated Fund
(IGF) representing 75 per cent of the estimated revenue.
Mr Nicholas Nakibe
Waake, the District Chief Executive (DCE) in a speech read on his behalf during
the second ordinary General Assembly of the Assembly said there is the need to
for pragmatic measures to increase collections on the rates to meet the target
He announced that
the Public Relations Committee and Revenue Task Force of the Assembly would
soon embark on a revenue mobilisation education and collection.
The DCE said during
the second quarter of 2016 the Assembly received GHȻ 360,778.95 as its share of
the second allocation of the District Assemblies’ Common Fund for 2016.
He indicated that
during the last session of the Assembly more than 50 per cent of the funds
received from various sources had been invested in provision of physical
Assembly through funding from Ghana Education Trust Fund has awarded contracts
for the construction of three primary school blocks for some schools.
Mr Waake said
Nakpale-Borile, Tatale RCH Centre, and Droba have been earmarked to receive one
CHPS Compound each.
He said r Roads
Department to take over the road and complete it.
He said 110 people
in the District have been recruited in to Youth in Community Police, Youth in
Fire service, Youth in Prison Service, Environmental Protection Officers,
E-Health Workers and most recently community Health workers.
Mr Frank Kibikal
Nyimagnun, the Presiding Member of the Assembly asked the Assembly member to
ensure free and fair elections on December 7.
He appealed to the
Assembly members and politicians to be tolerant and avoid the use of abusive
language on their campaign platforms.