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Hon Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah addressing a durbar at Atiavi in 2010

Government releases GH¢50,000 to complete

Atiavi Clinic

Mr Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has said government has released GH¢50,000 to facilitate the construction of a new Clinic and water project at Atiavi in the Volta Region.


Mr Afriyie-Ankrah said it was government intension to deliver on its promise by providing the citizenry with developmental projects especially in small and rural communities.

The Minister said this at the 2012 Easter Durbar for the Atiavi Development Association (ADA) in the Volta Region on the theme “Creating Awareness towards Building a Healthier Community: The Role of a Citizen”.


Mr Afriyie-Ankrah made a personal donation of GH¢2,000 towards the community celebration and commended the entire leadership of ADA for its dedication to the development needs of the community.

Torgbi Akamu Adri IV, Chief of Atiavi Community, congratulated government and the executives of ADA for their sense of duty and hard work exhibited over the years in developing the community.


Torgbi Adri IV appealed to government to continue to collaborate with the leaders in the community to ensure rapid socio-economic development of Atiavi and expressed concern about education in the community adding that some parents had not shown seriousness in seeking the education of their wards which has led to the creeping of social vices into the society.


He said the town is now in perpetual fear due to the scarcity of police officers in the town and appealed to government and the community to help staff the station with sufficient policemen to reduce the problem. Torgbi Adri IV appealed to the citizens to help in addressing the health needs and rehabilitation of the of the community market

Fund Raising Dubar at Atiavi