The former Managing Director of Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Mr. Alfred Obeng Boateng has emphatically stated that his ambition to venture into active politics is not to enrich himself and his family but to bring total development to the good people of Bibiani-Anhwaiso-Bekwai Constituency in particular and Sefwi as a whole.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Approachers Group of Companies and Patron for Friends of Approachers Mr. Boateng disclosed this intention when he paid a courtesy call on some churches within the Bibiani Township over the weekend to thank God for his mercies, blessings, protections and abundant grace upon him till this time.
Notable among the churches visited were, Trinity Assemblies of God Bibiani Central, Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Christ Apostolic Church International and Bethel congregation Bibiani central respectively as part of his thanksgiving service programme.
Speaking at Trinity Assemblies of God Church Bibiani Central, he admonished wealthy personalities in the society to extend their helping hands to the vulnerable within their respective communities with their wealth attained, so as to reflect positively in the lives of the people and tasked others to desist from selfish and wicked act.
He also used the opportunity to highlight on series of supports offered in the area which includes presentation of 100 KVA generator to the Bibiani government hospital, purchasing of 1No Total Nissan Pick-up for Western North Secretariat during the last year referendum campaign exercise and three brand new Total Nissan 4×4 Pick-ups for Bibiani, Bekwai and Sefwi Wiawso Divisional Police Command to aids their day to day activities to ensure maximum security.
Supply of medical equipment to Chirano government hospital, payment of medical bills, financial support to brilliant students but needy, hundreds of people have been engaged within the municipality to undergo free skills and vocational training to acquire a requisite skills to better their lots and several others.
He hinted that, there are more of such supports in the pipeline and will be rolled out soon for the benefit of the residents of Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai Constituency and Western North at large.
Mr. Alfred Obeng then, pleaded with the congregation to support him with prayers as he planned to give back to his constituents as a way of contributing his quota to the development of the area.
According to him, the thanksgiving service programme would extend to areas like Sefwi Anhwiaso, Awaso, Chirano, and Sefwi Bekwai to worship with SDA’s and mosques as well.
He was accompanied by Mr.Halifax Amande, the constituency secretary for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Kwabena Amankwaa Asiedu the special aid to Mr. Alfred Obeng Boateng and other party members were not left out.
On his part, the Head Pastor of Trinity Assemblies of God Bibiani Central, Rev. Ekow Jackson thanked him for his wonderful vision for the good people of Bibiani and its environs.
He therefore promised on behalf of the congregation to remember him in prayers at all times for the almighty God to grant him with wisdom, strength, protection, favour and long live to accomplish all his numerous plans which are geared towards the development of the area.
By: Daniel Akwasi Nuako