About 293 person’s living with disability in the Mion district have been relieved from economic hardship. The Mion District Assembly in collaboration with the Disability Fund Management Committee procured items including Fridges, Stabilizers, sowing machines, assorted drinks and other provisions to empower Disabilities in the district.
Others received animals for rearing purposes and some received a seed capital of GHs 1000 e-cash to start up mobile business. Handing over the items to the beneficiaries, DCE for Mion, Hashim Abdullah encouraged them to make good use of the items received.
He noted that, the Assembly through the welfare department will continue to monitor and assist beneficiaries to ensure that, they succeed in their various businesses.
The beneficiaries also expressed their gratitude to the assembly especially the welfare department and the disability fund management committee. They also pledged to put the items received into intended use.
BY: Jonas Biawurbi