The member of Parliament for Abetifi Constituency, Hon Bryan Acheampong has today, January 24, 2022, presented a brand new Swift Vehicle to the best Midwife in his constituency as he promised on December 23, 2021.
Addressing a gathering at the forecourt of the Prestigious Rock City Hotel in Nkwatia Kwahu, Hon Bryan Acheampong reiterated his commitment towards the growth of Health Delivery in the Kwahu East District.
“We all know my promise at last year’s event for the health workers, especially the Best Midwife in the district at the end of the year but we all got carried away and so I couldn’t keep my promise of end of 2021 and, I apologize for that, its three weeks late, but we are here.
And then secondly, to my firm promise I made to the health fraternity and its clear that we are still in the same position that over a hundred thousand people in our district without a doctor but these midwives have carried our health and safety for twelve solid months, but the reason we chose to honor the midwife, for that twelve months without a doctor, we did not record a single maternal death and its for that reason we are honoring Mrs. Joyce Boampong and the reviews tells that she’s done so well and so we are here today to present to the best midwife the car we promised her. It’s a brand new suzuki swift” he said.
Meanwhile the MP, has also promised to deliver ten motorbikes to the district health directorate to be given to ten individual health workers which has also been scheduled to take in no time.
Acknowledging the gesture of the honorable MP, Mrs. Joyce Boampong thanked God and the member of Parliament for the constituency for his enormous towards the growth of health delivery in the district.
“I first thank God for his work for me and the Kwahu East, secondly, I thank honorable Bryan Acheampong this huge offer, I thank him so much. Big thank you also to my District health director, to my DCE, and all the regional team “ she added.
About Last Year’s Event
The MP, being one of the most revered honorable and well respected member of Parliament in the country has always come to the need of the people in his jurisdiction. The New Patriotic Party MP and business mogul, on December 23, 2021 held an end of year dinner and awards night for public workers in his jurisdiction.
The program, which initially began with security services including the police, immigration, fire service and the Prisons had earlier taken off in the early hours of Thursday. The program, which was purposely to appreciate and motivate the hardworking employees under the Controller And Accountant General’s Office was highly climaxed with a grand attendance.
The utmost eye – popping of the overall event last year, was that of the Dinner and Awards night held to appreciate all health workers in the Kwahu East by the honourable member for the constituency in which a midwife, Joyce Boampong was adjudged the best midwife in the Kwahu East. The event, was the very first of its kind to be implemented for health workers by the Hon Bryan Acheampong in the district.
Addressing the last year’s event gathering, Hon Bryan Acheampong entreated the entire health workers to take charge, supersede, and ensure that the health proficiency in the Kwahu East is well maintained and orderly protected.
According to him, health workers in the Kwahu East have contributed a lot to the betterment of healthcare delivery in his jurisdiction and that, they equally deserve to be appreciated. The Kwahu East, according to Hon Bryan Acheampong, has about one hundred fifty thousand people, and with such a figure, not a single maternal death was recorded.
“This is a district of about 150,000 people and not a single maternal death has been recorded in the past 12 months and so such health workers deserve to be treated well”