Executives manning the popular Ghana based European Union funded project-No Business as Usual (NBU) have pasted digital printouts, highlighting projects executed by the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly on ten billboards errected in ten electoral areas.
The billboards were mounted by officials of the project in areas including Asokore MAMPONG, Sewaaba, Adukrom, Akurem, Aboabo, Asawase, Akwatia line, New Zongo, Paakoso, Booban, Asabi
to serve as a platform that will showcase both completed and ongoing projects put up by government through the assembly within each electoral area.
Pasting of the graphics was carried out within the first week of February 2020, aimed at giving electorates and residents a pictorial knowledge on the assembly’s delivery and ultimately enhance social accountability.
Highlighted projected cover those executed within the year 2017 to date.
Addressing the media, Vincent Ohene-Ntow (Program Manager SBs/PPPs, NBU Project) informed that the move will help create more awareness and encourage residents as they get to know that their taxes are effectively utilized for the development of their areas.
“Through this, they will even be encourage to pay their taxes”, he indicated.
“Under this system, they will not only rely on their regular attendats at town hall meetings to be informed about the delivery of the assembly. Regular visits to the notice boards will give them a feed”, he added.
By Enock Akonnor