The people of Dagombia and Yahyili in the Savannah region were full of excitement when they got connected to the national electricity grid.
This was made possible through the good lobbying efforts of the Honourable Member of Parliament for the Salaga South Constituency, Hon Hajia Zuwera Ibrahimah.
The electrification project which was started under the last NDC administration was successfully completed under the tenure of the immediate past MP and the current MP under the rural electrification program.
The event witnessed the Chief of Dagombia, being joined by the MP for the constituency, Hon Hajia Zuwera Ibrahimah, the former MP, Salifu Adam Braimah, and the acting MCE, Mohammed Tamimu to officially turn on the power for the people of Dagombia and Yahyili.
Speaking to Hajia Zuwera on the sidelines of the event, she said “I’m delighted to be here with the people of Dagombia and Yahyili to share in their joy. Anything that brings relief to the people of Salaga South constituency remains my priority and I’ll be there for them at all times. In times of joy and in times of grief. “
Hajia added, “I’m optimistic that together as a people, we will facilitate progress and development for our people.”
The five beneficiary communities are Dagombia, Yahyili, Mabungi, Kunkuo and Matropole, Nakpayili, and Supresso. Hon Hajia- Zuwera in addition to installing street lights in the communities also presented 50 led bulbs to each community.