Cleanliness they say is next to Godliness and most communicable diseases in our society is caused by poor sanitary conditions.
It is from this backdrop that the assembly member for Fawoade Bampenase electoral area in the Kwabre East District of the Ashanti Region Honourable Amaning Kwarteng Assim is calling for urgent support from Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO’s), National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, and as well as Corporate Ghana to help clear the huge mountainous refuse dump in the electoral area which poses severe health problems to inhabitants in the area.
The honorable assembly member made this appeal in an interview with Kessbenfm.com where he elaborated the difficulties he has encountered in his quest to clear the huge refuse dump.
Honourable Amaning Kwarteng Assim
He further added the difficulties in getting funds or support from the Kwabre East District Assembly to clear this huge and cancerous refuse dump in the electoral area.
Hon. Amaning Kwarteng Assim said since 4th quarter of last year and 1st and 2nd quarter of this year, funds has not been released to help excavate the huge refuse dump in the electoral area and as a results it is causing serious health hazard to the people.
The honourable assembly member further stressed the need for help from philanthropist to come to their immediate aid to rescue the situation as it poses health risk to the people.