The Municipal Chief Executive for East Gonja, Richard Broni has commissioned electrification projects at Kinklin, Accrape and Kiklin Nkwanta all in the East Gonja Municipality of the Savannah region.
The MCE at a mini durbar, acknowledged the level of patience exhibited by residents in the beneficiary communities.
“The anxiety to get this project done for you to enjoy electricity is over and today the wait is over and your patience has paid off.
“Electricity has become critical to the socioeconomic activities in this area and this is yet another measure of alleviating poverty,” he said.
The MCE assured the gathering of the government’s commitment to evenly distribute resources to every part of the country.
Leadership of the beneficiary communities expressed gratitude to government for the intervention.
Special mention was made on the efforts of the former Member of Parliament for Salaga South, Adam Salifu Braimah, for the project.
Six communities –Dagombia, Yayili, Matilapor, Nakpaye, Kunkowu and Mabunyi –benefited from phase one of the electrification projects in 2021.
Phase II of the project captured; Accrape, Kinklin, Kwatakwata, Kalanpor and its adjoining communities.
The commissioning was supervised by NEDCO/VRA officials in the East Gonja Municipality.