Ningo-Prampram District Assembly commissions CHPS at Dawenya

Dawenya (Near Tema), Aug. 1, GNA – The Ningo-Prampram District Assembly (NiPDA) in the Greater Accra Region has commissioned a new Administrative block and a Community Health Planning and Service (CHPS) for the Prampram Area Council in Dawenya.

The projects were executed in partnership with the Melcom Group of Companies and the Ningo Prampram District Assembly.

In an address, Mr. Al -Latif Tetteh Amanor, District Chief Executive (DCE) Ningo Prampram District Assembly expressed gratitude to the management of the Melcom Group of Companies for supporting the assembly over the years.

Mr. Amanor stated that the District Assembly as part of its mandate would continue to render quality decentralized and proper health delivery services to the doorsteps of the residents, hence the commissioning of the magnificent edifice in Dawenya.

He acknowledged the effort of his predecessor Mr. Jonathan Teye Doku for his sterling leadership skills which contributed to ensuring the reality of the project.

He said governance was made available at the doorsteps of the people to educate the masses on government policies and programmes and to formulate decisions through organizational activities to promote grassroot participation in the local governance system.

Mr. Amanor advised the District Health directorate to inculcate a higher maintenance culture to ensure cleanliness and longevity of the equipment that the health facility would be resourced with.

Mr. Godwin Avenogbor, Communications Director Melcom Group of Companies stated that the gesture would promote development, create employment opportunities, and enhance modern and efficient health delivery.

Mr. Avenogbor added that the edifice was another giant leap into the future by living the Melcom dream of impacting lives positively, stressing that human safety, health, and security had become areas of priority for the Melcom Group of Companies.

Source: Ghana News Agency