Sunday 4th September, 2016
Dennis Peprah, GNA
Bui (B/A), Sept. 4, GNA – The Bui Power
Authority (BPA) in the Banda District of Brong-Ahafo Region has lauded the
cooperation from the resettlement communities around the dam.
Mr Wumbilla Salifu, the External and Community
Relations Manager of the BPA, who gave the commendation, assured the residents
of the Authority’s commitment to ensure remarkable improvement of their
He was speaking with journalists at the
sidelines of a football match the Authority organised for the Bongase, Jaman
and Bui Township camps to commemorate the fifth anniversary of their
Mr Salifu said though most residents were
reluctant to move into the resettlement areas, their peaceful co-existence with
the BPA was highly appreciated, adding that the Authority would also ensure
that basic social amenities are provided to make life worth living for the
He expressed concern over the failure of
some households at the Dokokyina village, which is few kilometres away to the
dam site to relocate to the resettlement camp and appealed to the opinion
leaders in the Dokokyina community to intervene in the matter.
Mr Salifu said the dam is a national asset
and called on the public to help in protecting it.
The external and community relations manager
later presented sets of jerseys, footballs and other sports kits to the