Mansakonko Area Council in partnership with General procurement Services Company (GPS) on Monday, 3rd February 2020, launched Road rehabilitation project for the people of Kiang Batelling in the Kiang West District, Lower River Region.
The Community of Kiang Batteling expressed gratitude for the intervention of Mansakonko Area Council which they call a timely gesture and first of its kind. The Community faces many challenges when it comes to transportation more especially pregnant woman getting access to health care services.
The Chief Executive Officer of the Council Mr. Pa Sait Ceesay indicated that without paying tax, it will be very difficult for the Council to bring such projects to the Communities and has urged them to sensitize one another the important of paying tax.
The Chairman of the Council, Mr. Landing B. Sanneh thanked the community of Batteling for the warm welcome. He said this project will be the first project to be launched in 2020 by the Council and expressed optimism that these kinds of projects will be launched in all the 12 wards within Mansakonko Area LGA. He urged the community to pray so that the project is successfully implemented.