Awutu-Beraku(C/R), April 13, GNA - Mr David Nana Larbie, a Ghanaian legal practitioner based in the United Kingdom, is constructing a new post office estimated at 210 Million Cedis Cedis for the people of Awutu in the Central Region.
He said even though he contested the Awutu/Senya seat as an independent candidate in the 2004 Elections and lost, that would not deter him from contributing to the development of the area. Mr Larbie, a citizen of the area who was speaking at the launch of the project at Awutu on Tuesday, said apart from providing employment for the youth, the project when completed would improve the communication network of the area.
He thanked the authorities of the Awutu Traditional Area for releasing land for the project and appealed to all Awutu citizens to contribute to the development of area.
Mr Emmanuel Kofi Baiden, Manager of the Awutu-Effutu-Senya District branch of the Ghana Telecom, commended Mr Larbie for his initiative and promised that the Company would do what it could to assist him realise his developmental objectives.
Nai Pettey-Konntem and Nai Kukurabi, both members of the Awutu Traditional Council, on behalf of the Council thanked Mr Larbie for his effort and appealed to other Awutu citizens abroad to contribute to the development of the area.