About 19 Assembly members at the west Gonja District Assembly including the DCE and the MP for Damongo constituency in the northern region today have received a motorbike each at the forecourt of the Assembly.
These membership comprises of both government appointees and electorate assembly members in the district.
On behave of the DCE hon Saeed Muhazu Jibril, district co-ordinating director for west Gonja Mr Petro Ankorle presented the keys of the motorbikes to the presiding member, hon Dramani Katrubi.
Mr Petro said before he took over at the office as the district co-ordinating director at the west Gonja district assembly the battle he realised at various general assembly meeting was purchasing of motorbikes for assembly members but thank God today all about motorbikes for assembly members will now be an issue of the past.
The co-ordinating director ended his submission by saying that, this motorbikes will not only make you motorable but also to facilitate and enhance the work of all assembly members in the district.
The presiding member hon Dramani Katrubi thank and appreciated the efforts of government for what has happened today.
He also saluted the management of the west Gonja District Assembly most especially the DCE for their sleepless effort they went through in acquiring this motorbikes for all assembly members in the district.
” Although the issue of this ” motorbikes for assembly members have been long overdue but we are happy to receive it today
The presiding member said in his last statement, this year is an election year to reelect all assembly members in the country at various districts, this motorbikes will help them to enhance their campaign for re-election.
At the handing over grounds, some assembly members also added their voices on how today has been a very special day for some of them.
” Assembly man for Apilso ” electoral area hon mumuni Mohammed said today is my greatest moment though we waited for such opportunity for a long time but today it will still serve the same purpose to us”.
Hon Adam Mohammed (Karamode) assembly member for canteen electoral area said am grateful to hear the good news, my sincere thanks goes to their leaders especially the DCE and the staff in the district assembly.
These motorbikes will motivate and encourage them to work hard and also help them to reach out, the length and width of their various communities.
” Hon Seidu A. Fusheini ” assembly member for Sori electoral area we thank god today the government of the day has appreciated our efforts and rewarding us today we are very grateful.