The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu Constituency Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has donated a laptop computer each to all the elected Assembly Members and the Presiding Member of the North Tongu District Assembly.
The Lawmaker has, in all donated thirty (30) laptops to the Assembly members of the North Tongu Constituency who were elected during the December 2019 District Assembly Level Elections.
According to the Member of Parliament, this modest contribution is to help the Assembly Members carry out their important local government functions more efficiently as they improve their service delivery in respective electoral areas to our collective benefit. He have in the recent past made similar laptop donations to teachers, nurses and doctors within the North Tongu District of the Volta Region.
Announcing the news on his official Facebook handles, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa noted that, his outfit has also took the opportunity to take the Assembly Members through the People’s Manifesto, particularly, the sections relating to local government and explained to them how a John Mahama Presidency from January 7, 2021 will pay all Assembly Members; increase the DACF from 5% to 7.5%; empower chiefs to appoint 30% members as a departure from current government appointments and other raft of far reaching local government policy reforms which the NDC as local government pioneers is committing to.
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