By Abebe Dawuni, GNA
Yendi (NR) Aug. 5, GNA – A A few-day design and style
workshop organised to dissuade cybercrime normally regarded as sakawa has been
structured in Yendi in the Northern Area.
It was arranged by Rural H2o and
Advancement Programme (RWDP) Ghana, Church Of Christ and 7AS Faculty, of
Sciences and Technological know-how (COSTECH) and arranged by discovered sakawa customers,
Assembly members, representatives of Ya-Na Mahama Abukari II, Mion lana Mahamudu Abdulai, Yo-Na
Andani Yakubu Abdulai.
Other attendants were Youth Groups, Gals
Groups, Impression leaders, Spiritual leaders and Sub-chiefs.
In an deal with Mr. Nathaniel Adams Junior,
the Chief Government Officer of Rural Water and Advancement Programme of Church
of Christ explained the design and style workshop was aimed at participating the local community to unite
with Youth in Yendi Municipality to present assistance, guidance and protection.
The workshop, he mentioned would also assist to
cut down Sakawa for existing Youth and stop it for long run generations
He said by way of their exploration, it was
recognized that most of the youth associated in Sakawa was owing to deficiency of parental
treatment, poverty, social challenges relating to youth troubles, drug habit, lack
of competencies amongst other individuals.
Mr Adams Junior mentioned the structure workshop
managed to get the Sakawa boys as contributors who have been capable to share their
exploits for dialogue.
He announced that a “Sakawa Endeavor Force” designed
up chiefs, sub-chiefs, Feeling leaders, other stakeholders, Assembly members,
Sakawa associates, Associates of Ya-Na, Mion lana, Yo-Na ladies Teams, Youth
Groups such as other individuals was formed.
Their activity, he stated was to fulfill regular monthly with
the Sakawa users to look for aid from NGOS for them to go into educational facilities to
sensitise the Youth on the potential risks of Sakawa.
He stated the Task Pressure would also hand around
all their findings about how to reduce sakawa to the organizers.
Alhaji Hammed Yussif Abukari, the Yendi
Municipal main Govt counseled the organizers for these kinds of an significant
workshop to reduce sakawa in the space.
He claimed sakawa had been a concern all about
the state since of its detrimental outcomes on the youth and was grateful for
such structure workshop held in Yendi.
He appealed to mom and dad to play to enhance
the initiatives of authorities by actively playing their roles responsibly.
Madam Amy Cox Professor of Layout Harding
University Searly, Arkansas United states of america, who facilitated the workshop reported similar
workshops were organised in better treatment of aged, assist the Church of Christ,
arrive at local community all in Haiti.
She mentioned Arkansas is a non-gain
group was performing with Youth to increase on their foreseeable future.
She stated they arrived with six college students from
the College to organise the style workshop in Yendi.
Madam Cox reported she arrived from the College
with Degnan Lawerence, Joanna Roberts, Mikela Malec, Hannah Porter, Timothy
Section minimal and Alexis Haney all learners of the University Searly United states for them to
share their encounters in education to the youth in the Municipality.
All the members been given Certificates
of participation as Landmark on Sakawa-