The Zongo Chiefs led by Sarki Alhaji Rabiu Issaka Adams and Deputy Chief Imam Mallam Sulley together with the Member of Parliament for Akwatia constituency and former MP with the entire community has cut sod for the construction of a 2 storey 6 unit classroom block and a library to support education.
The sod cutting and fundraising ceremony which took place on Sunday 19th September 2021 at Akwatia Zongo was a remarkable one.
Dignitaries present we’re the member of Parliament for Akwatia constituency Hon Henry Boakye Yiadom, former deputy minister for employment and labour relations Lawyer Baba Jamal, Alhaji Danladi of Canada, Zongo Chiefs and some well-meaning people in the community.
The Sariki Alhaji Rabiu addressing the public said unity they say is strong and for that matter members of the community should unite as one to fast track development in the Zongo’s and its environs.
The MP for Akwatia constituency, Hon Henry Boakye Yiadom is popularly known as Okoye stated that education is his priority and will always be available to support fully anything concerning education in the district.
Meanwhile, he donated about 50 bags of cement and two trips of sand to support the project.
The former Deputy Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Lawyer Baba Jamal also revealed that he will use his lobbying skills to gain support and funding for the ongoing project in no time. He also donated about 50 bags of cement to uphold the project.
Members of the Zongo community abroad also promised to fully support the ongoing construction of the classroom block.