The Member of Parliament for the Ayawaso North Constituency, Yussif Issaka Jaja has commended the Executive Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies, Dr. Joseph Siaw Agyepong for his passion for the well-being of humanity.
He said Dr. Agyepong’s passion for not only the health of Ghanaians but also their religious and social lifestyles is worth commending.
The MP was speaking at this year’s Mawulidi festival at Accra New Town in the Greater Accra Region. Mawulidi is an Islamic festival celebrated to mark the birth of the Holy Prophet and Messenger of Allah, Anabi Mohammed.
Addressing thousands of Muslims, Mr. Jaja urged the people to live clean lives and ensure environmental cleanliness to complement the work Zoomlion is doing.
A Communications Officer at Zoomlion Mr Mohammed Mahama Adams entreating Muslims to be concerned about their environment and household cleanliness, he said it is high time people who live in Zongo areas broke the jinx that they are akin to filth.
He said there is no difference between the people who live in Zongos and those who live in Estates therefore those in Zongos can make their environment as clean as the Estates.
He said Zoomlion is partnering with the Ayawaso North Municipal Assembly led by the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Aminu Zakari to pilot the one million bin distribution project which he urged all households to register with the assembly to receive the waste bins to store waste for onwards collection by Zoomlion.
Mr. Mahama Adams assured residents that compound houses will be given the number of bins required by the households in that compound.
He noted that the company has secured a loan from Ecobank Ltd to produce the one million high quality bins through its subsidiary Universal Plastics Product and Recycling Ltd (UPPR) for distribution.
On behalf of the Executive Chairman, Mr. Mahama made a cash donation of five thousand Ghana cedis (GH¢5,000.00) to support the programme. Mr. Aminu Zakari received the donation on behalf of the people.
Source: 3news.com | Ghana