A group calling itself Western North Grassroots Agenda, WENGA, a pro New Patriotic Party (NPP) group from the Western North region, has described the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bibiani Ahwiaso Bekwai Constituency, Alfred Obeng Boateng, as a "STAR" of the Western North Region.
According to the group, the Bibiani Ahwiaso Bekwai Constituency lawmaker, has immensely contributed to the development of the Constituency, hence transforming the livelihood of the constituents.
The Western North Grassroots Agenda made the remarks in Accra when they presented a citation to honor Alfred Obeng Boateng at the Parliament House for the support given to the people in his Constituency and the Western North region as a whole.
Presenting the citation, the Convener of WENGA, Isaac Amanor, enumerated some contributions from the lawmaker to the people of the Western North region, including the construction of ultramodern library, ICT center at Subiri Nkwanta and Ahwiaso and the construction of Kindergarten block at Kwaaso.
He stated that the MP donated three Nissan pickups at the cost of 530,000 Ghana Cedis to the Ghana Police Service in the region and a generator plant at the cost of 170,000 Ghana Cedis to Bibiani Government Hospital.
"Also, he initiated Project 100, the project was aimed at training 100 young people on how to operate heavy duty machines and equipment. Example, excavators, ADT machines and many more. 300 Ghana Cedis was paid to the beneficiaries per month as pocket allowance for a period of 6months.
Hon. Alfred Obeng Boateng donated 1 pick up at the cost of 35,000 dollars to support the creation of the
Western North Region", Mr Amanor stated.
He noted that Mr Obeng Boateng started the construction of 25 mechanized boreholes in the Bibiani Ahwiaso Bekwai Constituency and now 10 of them have been completed and commissioned, stating that the MP started the construction, some few months after he was sworn in as the MP for the Bibiani Ahwiaso Bekwai Constituency.
Mr Amanor, further pointed out that the Bibiani Ahwiaso Bekwai Constituency MP, has just lunched operation 500 entrepreneur in his constituency aimed at training and raising 500 entrepreneurs each year in his constituency
He, therefore, urged the MP to further do more for the Constituency and the Western North region to transform the area.