GNA’s commissioned reporter becomes Assemblyman


Mr Isaac Newton Tetteh01

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Elizabeth Baah

Tema, Jan. 27, GNA –
Mr Isaac Newton Tetteh, a Ghana News Agency commissioned reporter, has
been  sworn into office as an assembly
member  for Saki-Nmlitsakpo Electoral
Area in the Kpone-Katamanso Municipal Assembly.

He was among 27
assembly members made up of 18 elected and 9 government appointees who took the
oath of office on Thursday.

Mr Tetteh, who had
served the area as a unit committee member for two terms, said winning the
election and his subsequent swearing into office put on his shoulders a
responsibility to serve his community.

He indicated that as
a young Assembly man, he was prepared to learn and study the local governance
system to enable him discharge his duties efficiently and effectively.

According to him,
transparency and accountability would be his hallmark during his tenure, hoping
to rebrand Nmlitsakpo electoral area to attract investment and development.

Mr Tetteh said the
cause of the community  was his first
priority adding that he would lobby for fame and fortune for his people.

My team would put in
maximum effort at improving sanitation and rehabilitation of  bad road in the area as these were the major
challenges residents faced, he said.

He added that good
roads would facilitate   local and external
socio- economic activities.