Agona Abodom, (C/R)
Sept 7, GNA – The Paramount Chief of Agona Nyakrom Traditional area, Okofo
Okatakyi Eku VII, has commended the Government for providing the Agona West and
East districts with more than 90 developmental projects within three years.
He made the
commendation at a ceremony held at Agona Abodom in the Agona West Municipality
when the President inaugurated the Abodomman Community Senior High School
(SHS), as part of the National Democracy Congress’ (NDC) Election Campaign tour
of the Central Region.
The President would
visit the Agona East, Ekumfi, Mantseman, Cape Coast North and Central,
Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa, Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam, Komenda Edina-Eguafo-Abirem,
Effutu, Awutu Senya West and East constituencies and others.
The Central tour
brings to three the number of Regions the President has led the National
Executives of the NDC to explain the policies and programmes of the NDC for its
next term in office.
Okofo Okatakyi Eku
urged the people to consider the achievements of the NDC in casting their votes
in the December elections.
appealed to President Mahama to consider the request of Agona Nyakrom
Traditional Area for the creation of a third District to be called, Agona
Central, with its capital at Agona Nyakrom to help speed-up socio-economic
Dramani Mahama announced that the Agona Abodom SHS was among the 14 community
SHS the Central Region benefited out of the 250 schools he promised during 2012
He advised the Chief
and all stakeholders in education in the Region, especially the beneficial
communities, to take keen interest in the maintenance of the facilities and to
participate in the running of the schools.
He said, “The
project is your property and you must do everything possible to effectively
maintain and sustain it thus for the benefit of posterity”.
The President said
the NDC had performed excellently under his leadership to ensure that the Party
was voted into power with a land slide victory to ensure the continuation of
the party’s development plans to better the lot of the citizenry.
addressed durbars of huge crowds at Gomoa Aboso Gomoa Central, Agona Swedru and
Ankamu in Gomoa West, where he officially introduced the Parliamentary
Candidates of the Party for those constituencies, saying they should be elected
alongside him. Professor Naana Opoku-Agyemang, the Minister of Education,
praised the Government for providing adequate infrastructure for the
educational development and charged the stakeholders to encourage their
children to take their lessons seriously to enable them to derive the maximum
benefit from the huge investments in the project.