Lolonya (GAR),— Electrochem Ghana Limited, a subsidiary of the McDan group of companies, has handed over a 20-seater toilet facility to the Lolonya community in the Ada West District.
The donation is part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in the Ada State.
The ultra-modern facility valued at Four Hundred Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHS 400,000) is fitted with two 12,500 litre capacity water reservoir , a well, a bio digester, and septic tanks.
Mr. Samuel Tetteh Kpankpah, District Chief Executive (DCE) for Ada West, who commissioned the facility, said the completion of the project was very apt and timely as the Government was about to rollout the “operation clean your frontage” project next year to ensure community sanitation in Ghana.
He noted that, the Lolonya community is very privileged to have received such facility and thanked ElectroChem for contributing to the work of the District Assembly and assured that the facility will be properly managed.
Addressing the gathering during the handing over ceremony, Naana Adiki Manyeyo Adi I, Queen mother, Royal Adibiaweh Clan and also Head Of CSR of the company, said the facility was some of the fruits of collaboration between Electrochem and community.
She underscored the need for cleanliness and entreated the community to make good use of the facility.
Mr. William Ashiangmor, Stool Secretary of Lolonya Traditional Council, on behalf of the chiefs and people of Lolonya, said the facility offered a relief to the community since Lolonya had been in need of a toilet facility for many years.
He commended ElectroChem Ghana Limited for funding such an essential and impactful project.
Lolonya is a coastal community which serves as the sea water intake point for salt production in the Songor Lagoon.
Source: Ghana News Agency