Ghana beyond Aid achievable through hard work – Reverend


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By
Robert Anane, GNA

Accra, Nov 8, GNA –
The Ghana beyond aid vision could be attained, if the citizenry works
diligently towards attaining that goal.

“There is the
need to work hard towards achieving Ghana beyond aid, in order to make it
successful.”

Professor (Rev)
Spencer Duncan, said this when he delivered a sermon at a thanks giving service
which was held in Accra on Friday, to mark the Civil Service Week.

He said civil
servants represented the arm of the government and added, that this made them
crucial elements when it came to the successful implementation of government
policies.

Rev. Duncan said
considering the key position that civil servants occupied in the country, it
was important for them to take initiatives towards supporting the developmental
programs of the government.

“If you want
resources to come to your ministry, let your vision be clear. If you work and
you are concerned, you take initiative without being told,” he said.

Rev. Duncan urged
people in positions of leadership to be selfless and strive to be
representatives of the people whose concerns they were supposed to address.

He said what was
needed for the country’s growth was selfless leadership that did not seek
self-gratification, but one which was only concerned about the well-being of
the people they represented.

The Civil Service
Week and Awards Night is being celebrated under the theme, “Improving
Service Delivery to promote Ghana Beyond Aid.”

GNA


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