President Nana Akufo-Addo has reiterated his dedication to making sure that electorates are ready to forged their vote in peace, stability and freedom on December 7.
Addressing the Bono Location Property of Chiefs on Thursday, President Akufo-Addo confident the Residence of the “wholehearted endeavours that are heading to be made by my Authorities and I to assure the peace and steadiness of the nation, as we enter the previous 3 months of the electioneering campaign”.
Ghana, in accordance to the President, “has rightly earned a name as the pacesetter in democratic governance on the continent, a name I am decided to uphold, and, indeed, increase prior to, for the duration of and right after the 7th December elections.”
To this close, he appealed for the whole collaboration and co-procedure of the Bono Residence of Chiefs, introducing that “we have all to function together to build the setting that will allow for the Ghanaian people today to make their choice on 7th December in independence, peace and stability. It is their right”.
Appreciating the indispensable role performed by Chiefs in the background and growth of Ghana, he spelled out that, at any time considering the fact that his Federal government assumed business in January 2017, a large amount of ways have been carried out to reinforce the establishment of Chieftaincy.
These include a 100% maximize in the quarterly budgetary help to the Classic Councils and Residences of Chiefs, and a GH¢3.5 million guidance for the completion of the new headquarters business office complicated of the Countrywide House of Chiefs in Kumasi.
Also, President Akufo-Addo indicated the motivation of Authorities to shifting speedily on ending work on the codification of the regular norms and rules that have guided our communities all through the ages.
“The Ministry, in collaboration with the Nationwide Dwelling of Chiefs, has also begun the method of digitising information of the Nationwide Dwelling of Chiefs, significantly information in the Nationwide Sign-up of Chiefs,” he added
To addressing the issues of chieftaincy disputes, President Akufo-Addo revealed even further that “Government, through the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Spiritual Affairs, has arranged to deliver the resources that will maximize the range of sittings of Judicial Committees of Regional Homes to hasten the adjudication of pending difficulties, in purchase to deliver closure to a lot of outstanding disputes that carry on to make tension”.
Once again, to lessen conflicts and establish spots of customary jurisdiction and allegiance, the Chieftaincy Ministry, together with the National Dwelling of Chiefs has delineated regular spots of paramouncies.
The President also appealed to the Chiefs to assistance federal government streamline the administration of lands in the state, top to an effective and effectively-functioning routine of titling, fixing of boundaries and possession tracing.
“The Chieftaincy Ministry has also instituted a programme to have classes in Chieftaincy development, comprising lectures, seminars and other activities, aimed at making the capacity of Chiefs and all persons with passions in the Chieftaincy institution. I applaud this initiative,” he additional.