The Concern Youth of Mempaesem, an association at Mempaesem territory in Assin Fosu Municipality, at Carolyn Stroman area in Assin Fosu on Saturday 14th March 2020, organized a Five-hour clean-up exercise.
About 150 members of the group started the exercises from Lasvegas drinking spot, desilting choked gutters, sweeping and weeding along the street within the Mempaesem electoral area and ended at the “Masahalakyi”.
Speaking to the Media, the president of the association, Dramani Osumani said, “cleanliness is next to Godliness ”
Adding that, they decided to embark on the clean up exercise to ensure environmental hygiene and also educate the public on sanitation.
He noted that, cleaning our surroundings would protect the residents from contacting diseases such as Malaria, cholera and other communicable diseases.
He also said, members of the group would regularly undertake the exercise to rig the area of filth.
Mr. Ibrahim Abdul Rahaman appealed to the people to keep their surrounding clean, a responsibility, which according to him should not be relegated to the Assin Foso Municipal Assembly and the Government alone.
The Patron of the CYM association, Nana Dua-Ampong Saakwa II also congratulated the members for partaking in the exercise as it is the dream of the President of the republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo to let of Accra becoming the cleanest city Country so they always want Assin Fosu and Ghana as well. He promised to make Mempaesem be the cleanest town.
He also encourage them to continuesly engage themselves in making sanitation their priority in the Municipality.
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