As part of the clean Ghana agenda , #keep the city clean, the Chief Executive of Ho Municipal Assembly; Mr. Divine Komla Bosson together with the Presiding member, P.R.O, Sanitation officers of the region, Assembly member for the area pay working visit to the Ho Abattoir at Zongo – Fiave to sensitise them on the issues of sanitation and also to inform them of moving them to the new Abattoir site at Sokode Etoe. The old Abattoir will become a meat house or meat shop where the public can visit and buy their meat for consumption.
He was not happy on sighting a unlicense drug peddler at the premises and charged the leaders to do something about the situation before his next visit. The return of “Sama Sama” is another issue he put before them and let them know in plain language that no one will be spare if they don’t keep the surrounding clean. Fifty – six (56) offenders were processed and charged just last month – He says.
The head butcher and his members raised some issues concerning some of the provisions attached the new site which does not conform to what they do and pleaded with the authorities to address them before moving them. Some of their concerns were the Assembly should provide with them a supporting van in case the existing one breaks down. Also, provisions should made for food vendors in the premises so that they can easily get food to buy and also since that is someone’s way of earning a living.
The MCE and his entourage used the opportunity to inspect an abandoned chip compound located near the abattoir and ordered the assembly to do something about it. He also inspected the suppose road to the old abattoir and promised to open it soon since where they pass now distract the students a lot during school hours.
_Story by Frank Kwame Abbor_