STORY BY MICHAEL OFOSU-AFRIYIE, KUMASI.
ASOKWA MCE, MP SHOW APPRECIATION TO NPP POLLING STATION EXECUTIVES.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Asokwa, Chief Akwannuasah Gyimah and the Member of Parliament-elect for Asokwa, Madam Patricia Appiagyei on New Year’s day, Friday paid visits to the 685 polling station executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Asokwa constituency.
Touring the 13 electoral areas, including Chirapatre, Atonsu, Dompoase, Kuwait, Ahensan, Agogo, Kaase, Old Asokwa and Asokwa Extension, the President’s representative and the MP commended the efforts of the polling station executives (PSEs) at the just ended general election.
Speaking at various centers where they met the PSEs, Chief Akwannuasah said the work of the polling station executives ensured the party won the 2020 elections in Asokwa and elsewhere in the country.
He noted that such commitment to duty would ensure future successes of the NPP at the polls.
On her part, Madam Appiagyei thanked the PSEs as well as the electoral area coordinators for being vigilant at the polls to ensure the party recorded the right figures for victory.
She urged them to ensure the lessons of the 2020 polls guide them into their future engagements.
The MP-elect urged party members to always stand by the decisions of the party no matter what differences they may have.
Madam Appiagyei also appealed to Chiefs and the people of Asokwa to pray for the MCE, Chief Akwannuasah for his retention as head of the Asokwa Municipal Assembly so that projects and programmes being implemented by the Assembly could be completed in time for the development of the Municipality.
Mr Benjamin Fosu Nkromah, Asokwa Constituency chairman for the NPP praised the PSEs for displaying diligence during the general elections of 2020.
He said such attitude ensured the progress of the party at the polls.
Papa Yaw Asare Bediako John, Asokwa NPP secretary urged the PSEs to stand by the party’s decisions, adding that they should also disseminates such information to party members on the ground as swift as they can.
The constituency secretary also rallied party members to pray for the retention of the MCE for Asokwa, Chief Akwannuasa Gyimah so that both he and the MP-elect could continue with the development agenda for the Asokwa Municipality.
Also present during the tour were the constituency women’s organiser, Georgina Obiri Yeboah, Felix Appiah, constituency treasurer as well as aides of the MCE and the MP.