29 C
Accra
Monday, January 18, 2021
No menu items!

UE/ Regional Minister's last visit to two paramouncies in KNWD

Must Read

Economic situation makes it difficult to consult parents before fixing fees – Proprietors

The Conference of Directors of Private Pre-Tertiary Schools–Ghana, made up of proprietors of Private Schools, have expressed concern about...

Government will force another lockdown if necessary- President Akufo-Addo

Government will be compelled to put the country under a lockdown if Ghanaians do not adhere strictly to protocols...

Campaign to ensure every child goes back to school starts

The Northern Regional Education Directorate has embarked on a massive back-to-school campaign to ensure every school child returns to...

The Upper Easst Regional Minister, Paulina Abayage has paid her last courtesy call on two paramount Chiefs in the Kassean Nankana West Districts.

Her first point of call was at the Paga Pio’s Palace to pay homage, ask for support as she embarks on her development agenda in the Region.

Paga Pe Charles Awiah Awampaga III in the middle Paramount Chief of the KNWD

The paga Chief, Pe Charles Awiah Awampaga III, was grateful for the visit and her appointment by the President Nana Addo saying, since the days of Independence, no woman has ever been elevated to the level of a Regional Minister.

Pe Awiah III advised her to stand up to the task and be assured of the total support of his traditional area in her development drive.

Upper Easst Regional Minister Ms. Paulina Abayage

For her part, the Regional Minister stated that, as the daughter of land coming home mainly for development, she will stop at nothing to ensure that, the fair share of the region and for that matter the Paga traditional area is brought home.

Ms. Abayage indicated that, President Akufo-Addo’s led government has rolled out a lot social interventions that will be inure to benefit of the region because of her potentials.

She mentioned that ten Dams are to be constructed in the KNWD on the back of One-Village-One-Dam policy, to increase irrigation farming, rearing for Food and Jobs soon to be rolled out, One-District-One-Factory and the fertilizer subsidy under Planting for Food and Jobs has boosted the production of cereals for export among others. The Minister story was different at the Mirogu Chief’s Palace.

Mirogu Paramount Chief Naba Anthony Abisah Atosige Anonsona in the middle

The Paramount Chief of Mirogu, Naba Anthony Abisa Atosige Anonsona III was happy of Minister’s visit adding that, women are always meticulous in handling issues and was hopeful that Ms Abayage was not going to let Mirogu down.

Naba Anonsona III indicated that, the mirages of problems confronting his traditional area were the Mirogu Senior High which lacked classrooms, dormitories, teacher’s accommodation and means of transport to make it a boarding school.

Mirogu Chief and his sub-chiefs at his Palace

He emphasized that, of the Nabango School is also in deplorable state.

He added that, the road network in his traditional area is nothing to write home about especially, the main one linking Mirogu to Navrongo and appealed to the Minister to come their aid.

Divisional and Subdivisonal Chiefs at the Paga pio Palace

Story by Akayeti Emmenuel

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Economic situation makes it difficult to consult parents before fixing fees – Proprietors

The Conference of Directors of Private Pre-Tertiary Schools–Ghana, made up of proprietors of Private Schools, have expressed concern about...

Government will force another lockdown if necessary- President Akufo-Addo

Government will be compelled to put the country under a lockdown if Ghanaians do not adhere strictly to protocols to curb the spread of...

Campaign to ensure every child goes back to school starts

The Northern Regional Education Directorate has embarked on a massive back-to-school campaign to ensure every school child returns to school after the ten months...

GJA condemns delay in arresting murderers of Journalist Ahmed Suale

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), has described as inexplicable delay in serving justice in the murder of investigative journalist, Ahmed Hussein Suale, two years...

Morocco to host 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations

Morocco has been designated the host of the 2022 Women's Africa Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said in a statement...

More Articles Like This