The Gomoa West District Assembly in the Central Location has disbursed cash and money-building products managing into countless numbers of Ghana Cedis to Seventy-One particular (71) Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the District to be economically self-dependent
The 71 beneficiaries were being drawn from all the 78 Communities in the Gomoa West District with 34 of them acquiring Deep Freezers, Electronic and Leg paddled Stitching Devices, Laptops, Digital Printers and some others upon request manufactured to the Assembly to set up by themselves
Apart from that 37 also received financial guidance ranging from Ghc 1,000.00 to 2,000.00 primarily based on their ask for built to the Assembly to develop their corporations. A further 47 Disabled individuals who have used for Containers to commence petty trading and other financial routines in their various communities will also be provided what they have requested to guidance themselves appropriately
Addressing the beneficiaries at Apam, the Gomoa West District Chief Executive, Hon Bismark Baise Nkum observed that the Assembly made a decision to obtain the goods to empower the beneficiaries to be Self-Enough so they can cater for their households.
“We want to set up them economically and to hence teaching them how to fish alternatively than providing them fish which does not last lengthy so that they can meet up with their wants without having dependent on many others just due to the fact they are disabled
Previous calendar year, we gave them very similar merchandise such as a Corn Miller Equipment to create money. The Assembly has manufactured a structure for the equipment and related with energy to energy the equipment
Today’s presentation is to permit all those who want to go into petty investing like offering of Ice Drinking water, Small Chilly Store to sell selection of new fish and meat, soft beverages and some others.
In this regard, 25 people today received a Deep Freezer each and every to produce money for economic sustainability
Just one of the Laptop was specified to a Blind Spinner who have Spinning Devices which persons employed for funerals, marriage ceremony, outdooring, festivals, and anniversary celebration, but since he does have a laptop computer to get them improved seems, people today have declined his services.
Mr. Rawlings Onyinah, a native of Gomoa Nkoransa is just one of the greatest DJs in the Gomoa West District so we procured the laptop to improve his business enterprise. There is one more dude who operates a small stationery retail outlet so we have also supported him with a Printing Machine and a Laptop as very well
Some others gained Digital and Leg paddled Stitching Machines though 37 also acquired hard cash aid ranging from Ghc 1,000.00 to Ghc 2,000.00 as startup capital to run corporations”
Hon. Bismark Baise Nkum said that monies intended for Individuals With Disabilities would by no means be misused less than his watch but would be disbursed judiciously to the beneficiaries on their specific ask for to meet up with their demands.
” His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo led NPP Federal government noticed the require to maximize the Disabled Prevalent Fund from 2% to 3% to deal with several individuals and also give a sizeable total of funds to maintain them monetarily somewhat than giving them monies which cannot take them house
We also seek out to empower them with income-creating instruments which will give them everyday product sales to feed their people
Aside from these 71 people today, the Assembly is also going to supply Retail outlet Containers to 47 Disabled individuals who have used for the facility to either commence or increase their enterprises. The Assembly will aid land allow for the Containers to be placed at their essential locations
I will like to recommend them to get correct treatment of the items presented to them and also beware of the mismanagement of revenue. We have a massive dimensions of Individuals With Disabilities in Gomoa West District who will be receiving these packages in phases.
Absolutely everyone must advantage from the fund so once they have been served. They must endeavor to carry out the tradition of maintenance on the equipment and machines to past longer than envisioned
I Thank His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana for his foresight by raising the Incapacity Popular Fund which has been a fiscal aid to our brothers and sisters who are deformed in 1 way or the other
Nana Addo requirements our appreciation. We can only recognize him by voting for him to carry on his tenure of business in the 2020 Presidential Elections to give us the finest of his social intervention procedures aimed at bettering the lives of the folks. This will be our appreciation for No cost SHS, Planting for Foods and Work, Planting For Export and Rural Improvement and other Social Interventions “
The Gomoa West DCE tasked Officers from the Division of Social Welfare to maintain a proper history of Folks With Disabilities in the District.
The Member of Parliament for Gomoa West Constituency, Hon. Alexander Kodwo Abban commended DCE for Gomoa West, Hon Bismark Baise Nkum for his amazing efficiency and persuade the persons in the Gomoa West Constituency to rally behind His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo led NPP Governing administration and to vote massively for NPP in the 2020 common elections
The Gomoa West District Director of Section of Social Welfare, Mr. Benjamin Narh
certain the Assembly that right checking would be carried out to make certain that beneficiaries make considered use of monies government spent on them adding there will have to be value for revenue.
Chairman of the Gomoa West District branch of Ghana Federation of the Disabled, Mr. Cephas Abeka Neizer praised the NPP governing administration for possessing the desire of Persons With Disabilities at Coronary heart thus supporting them in divert methods.
” We enjoy this kind gesture and pledge our unflinching assistance for NPP authorities and would vote massively in the 2020 standard elections for President Akufo Addo and our Member of Parliament Hon Alexander Kodwo Abban
As for our District Chief Govt, Hon Bismark Baise Nkum, We are short of words and phrases to specific our appreciation for all that he has been doing for us. His cordial connection with us is second to none. Thank you Honourable DCE
What we were being witnesses here right now has come as a major surprise to us currently being Associates of the Federation made up for Affiliation of the Deaf, Blind and Bodily Disabled
Governments on Governments have unsuccessful to do what we are witnessing this early morning. This will empower us monetarily fairly than giving us peanuts as was in those days.
In the past governments, our monies were being provided to party cronies so if you really don’t belong to the ruling federal government, you have been remaining out of the disbursement.
We are heading to place the income and the revenue-producing instruments into fantastic use to serve the function for which they were being specified.
I want to appeal to the Will work Department of the Gomoa West District Assembly to construct Disabled Helpful facilities for our general public institutions in the District to gain us.”