By Kwamina Tandoh, GNA
Accra, Feb. 12, GNA –The Member of Parliament for Madina (MP) Constituency, in the Greater Accra Region, has presented more than two hundred streetlights to the Madina Constituency to help beef up security in the municipality.
The MP, Alhaji Abubakar Saddique Boniface, presented the streetlights to the Head of the Coordinators of the Madina La Nkwantanang Constituency at a colourful ceremony at his office in Madina, Accra.
The MP, who is also the Minister of State at the Office of the Vice President, said he was hopeful that the lights will go a long way to assist the constituency to beef up security in the 21 electoral areas in the municipality.
He said the darkness that engulfs the town due to the absence of streetlights had made it dangerous for people to carry out their businesses at night and had also increased crime in the area.
Alhaji Saddique Boniface said he had already presented one hundred streetlights to the Assembly and also implementing developmental projects out of his common fund to better the lives of the residents in the municipality.
He entreated the Constituency Coordinators to maintain the lights to prolong its lifespan.
Mr Joseph Kwabena Dadzie, the Leader of Constituency Coordinators of Madina La Nkwantanang Constituency, who received the items on behalf of the Coordinators expressed gratitude to the MP for the donation.