The Ayawaso West Municipal Assembly has reimbursed a total of GH₵283,000 initially allocated for administrative purposes from the Assembly’s Common Fund..
During a Public Accounts Committee hearing in Ho, Sandra Owusu Ahinkorah, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Ayawaso West Municipality, defended the utilization of GH₵751,000 from the Assembly’s Common Fund..
“We are still renting for the Assembly block, and it has been refunded to the District Assembly Common Fund account as recommended,” she said.
In addition, the Ayawaso West Municipal Assembly clarified that, it did utilize its COVID-19 fund to educate 15 schools within the municipality.
This clarification came in response to the committee’s claims of the Assembly’s non-utilization of the COVID-19 fund.