The recent move by some aggrieved concern citizens and the youth of Fanteakwa South District of the Eastern Region to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo not to re-appoint the incumbent District Chief Executive (DCE) for the area, Mr Kwasi Adjabeng Ntori for the second term was completely in a wrong direction.the chiefs Fanteakwa South have stressed.
The chiefs described the statement of the youth as “unfortunate and disrespect,”and called on the President and appointee authorities to disregard the statement, saying that the chiefs were not responsible for the youth to make such unguided remarks against the DCE.
The chiefs of Fanteakwa South
on behalf of chief of Akyem Nsutem community, Osabarima Baafi Sarpong Kumankoma were responding to the recent media reports for which the concern citizens and the youth of Fanteakwa South District attacked the integrity of the sitting DCE and described him as as non-performing DCE.
In that report, the youth stated that they cannot continue to sit and watch “our dear district to lack physical and human development under the auspicies of their current DCE.
According to them, the district, has men who are also youthful exuberant, capable,competent development driven, unifiers and courageous to step in as the next DCE to bring us development, hope, unity, and uplift the image of the District to attract investors.
In this wise, the youth therefore, appealed to the President not to appoint him as their DCE and Has disowned the youth who had attacked the integrity of the DCE of the area.
But in a quick rebuttal, the chiefs of the area have vehenmently condemned the youth for making such statement against the DCE.
They noted that no chiefs or traditional office holders does not instructed any youth to make such unguided remarks against the DCE.
According to them, the chiefs in all towns and villages within the area have endorsed the second term re- appoinment of the DCE because he has performed well to their expectations.
The chiefs warned various top shots of the NPP in the area who are interested in the position of the DCE to stop the habit of hiding behind faceless youth to attack the integrity of the incumbent DCE.
According to them, they all know thatMr Kwasi Adjabeng Ntori has performed greatly to bring the needed sustainable development to the Fanteakwa South District and nobody can rubbish his achievements especially when those achievements was what aided the NPP in retaining the Presidential power.
They stated that if some individuals are interested in the position of the MCE it is not good for such persons to use the youth group to wrongly accuse the incumbent DCE and fabricate false stories and lies just because of their selfish interest.
They stressed that the habit of attacking prominent personality, peddling falsehood and destroying their hard earned reputation because of political position is not good for the county’s democratic dispensation and must stop now in our body politics.
They pointed out that the incumbent DCE had accounted for all the social and infrastructure programmes and projects being executed by the Assembly under his watch.
“So for the look of things we want to state categorically that hese projects and programmes are visibly to see in their implementation commuties,” they said
They pointed out that they had showed all the good works done by the DCE to Okyenhene Osagyefo Ofori Pani and pleaded with him to lobby on their behalf to retain the DCE for to continue his good works to transform the area.
“So if any your group has turned up to call for the removal of the DCE and re- appoint the new one it means that there is no tangible reasons for exhibiting such conduct,” the chiefs stated.
They noted that the DCE has supported some youth to learn skill training and also shared tools and materials to these beneficiaries to carry out their works after the training.
“All what he had done in term of projects and programmes wise he came to show the documents covering those implementation projects and programmes for future evidence seeks.
They dared the youth to come publicly to prove that if the DCE has done anything that they didn’t understand.
They said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to ignore the call on the youth and re-appoint the incumbent DCE.