The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service (OHLGS) has presented ten (10) Toyota Hilux Pickups vehicles to the Budget Offices of the Regional Co-ordinating Councils (RCCs) as part of efforts to strengthen the capacity of the RCCs in the discharge of their mandate. The vehicles were procured from the Local Government Service’s capital expenditure for 2017.
At a brief ceremony to hand over the vehicles, the Head of Service, Ing Dr. Nana Ato Arthur stated that the purchase of the vehicles was to resource the RCCs to enable them effectively conduct their work to ensure improved service delivery. He urged officers to take good care of the vehicles through proper maintenance regime and safe keeping.
The Regional Budget Officer for the Bong Ahafo Region, Mr Gerald Baalabore who received the vehicles on behalf of his colleagues expressed appreciation to the Head of Service and assured that the vehicles would be put to good use.
Present at the ceremony were Directors and senior officers of the OHLGS.