The metropolitan chief executive of Tamale, Iddrisu Musah Superior has served notice, that revenue mobilization department of the assembly, needs assistance in area of consultancy, to enhance more revenue mobilization.
According to the mayor, the assembly as at 31st July, 2017 mobilized a total of One Million One Hundred Ninety Five thousand and Four Hundred and Sixty three Ghana and Ninety One pesewas as it internally generated funds.
The amount he said represent 57.48% of the annual revenue projection of Two Million and Seventy Nine thousand Seven Hundred and twelve Ghana cedis, which justifies assembly the need to get consultants, to partner in boosting its revenue mobilization drive.
Addressing departmental heads and various assembly members at the assembly third ordinary meeting, Mayor Superior also announced that, that strategic measures were being put in place to improve the sanitation situation in the metropolis, and urged all to support the Assembly in achieving that.
Meanwhile, members of the Tamale metro assembly have unanimously endorsed Adam Abukari Takoro as presiding member of the assembly, to serve for another term.
Abu Takoro who was the sole candidate polled 58 ‘YES’ votes of the 58 members present at the meeting. In his victory message, the longest serving presiding member commended various assembly members for the confidence reposed in him, and pledged to working with open door policy.
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