B/A Social Welfare Understaffed

The Brong Ahafo Regional Director for the Social Welfare Department, Emmanuel Kingsford Anipa has appealed to government and stakeholders to as a matter of urgency, come to the aid of the department to enhance efficiency.

According to him, the department is understaffed,making their work difficult.

He said the current staff’s workload has doubled as a result.
Emmanuel Kingsford Anipa, said it is unfortunate that successive governments have failed to provide them with the necessary infrastructure.
Aside the low staff number, the department has no vehicle for official duties and computers among other office equipment.

“The Situation at the various Municipalities and Districts in the Region are more than the word worse” he opined

“In 2018, I and other management members presented the situation to the head of the Local Governance Service in Accra, promised to address challenges and we are yet to see any results” he noted.

In an interview with Ark FM News, the regional Director, revealed that the situation if not addressed will hamper their efficiency adding that their role helps fasten the development of the country.

Touching on the state of logistics at the department, Mr. Emmanuel Kingsford Anipa called on benevolent organizations, individuals and the government to come to their aid as the department is in dire need of logistics.

By: Daniel Agyapong/myarkfmonline.com

News Reporter

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