March 1, 2024

Tema West Municipal Assembly Honored at National District Awards for Water and Sanitation Excellence.

In a momentous occasion held at the Accra Metropolitan Assembly auditorium on March 1st, 2024, the Tema West Municipal Assembly was bestowed with prestigious accolades at the National District Awards ceremony. Organized by the Millennium Excellence Foundation (MEF) and the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), this event celebrated outstanding achievements in local governance, particularly in the crucial domains of water and sanitation.

The Tema West Municipal Assembly was recognized for its exceptional performance, having been adjudged as the "Most Improved in Water" and the "Most Outstanding in the Sanitation Sector" based on the 2022 District League Table. These awards underscored the assembly's unwavering commitment and remarkable efforts in enhancing water accessibility and sanitation infrastructure within its jurisdiction.

The ceremony, graced by distinguished dignitaries including HE Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, and HRM Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, commenced at 11:30 AM amidst an atmosphere of celebration and appreciation.

Speakers at the event commended the Tema West Municipal Assembly for its exemplary performance and lauded its dedication in addressing critical issues related to water management and sanitation. The assembly's achievements serve as a model for other municipalities across Ghana, demonstrating the transformative impact of effective governance and collaborative efforts in advancing public health and well-being.

Following the presentation of awards and speeches, attendees had the opportunity to engage in networking and discussions aimed at furthering initiatives in water management and sanitation nationwide. The event provided a platform for sharing best practices, fostering collaboration, and inspiring collective action towards achieving sustainable development goals.

In conclusion, the National District Awards ceremony was a resounding success, honoring the Tema West Municipal Assembly for its outstanding contributions to water and sanitation excellence. As Ghana continues its journey towards progress and development, events like these serve as catalysts for positive change, promoting innovation, collaboration, and excellence in critical sectors that impact the lives of citizens across the nation.

Credit: TWMA MIS