The member of parliament for Sekondi, Hon Andrew Agyapa Mercer has presented 30 sewing machines to graduating dressmakers in the Sekondi constituency
The kind gesture from the Member of Parliament who doubles as the Deputy Minister for Energy forms part of numerous efforts to build the capacity of youths in the constituency.
Presenting the items to the beneficiaries at a short ceremony held at Sekondi Methodist Park The Constituency Executives led by the Chairman, Percy Mogue-Ansah, handed the new sewing machines to the beneficiaries.
He said the donation is in fulfilment of a promise the Hon Member of Parliament made to the Sekondi Tailors Association.
He urged the beneficiaries to make judicious use of the machines as it will go a long way to improve their quality of life.
The new graduates and the leaders of the Association expressed excitement for the support provided by the MP.
The President of the Association thanked the Hon. Andrew Mercer for the donation and assured him that the new graduates will put the sewing machines to good commercial use. He also wished the MP well in his legislative role in parliament and quest to continue to support the development of Sekondi.