Volta Regional Minister-designate, Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa has served notice of his willingness to work with all stakeholders to advance the development of the region, should he be passed by Parliament.
Dr. Letsa who was named among a list of 46 ministerial nominees submitted by President Akufo-Addo to parliament for his second term administration, has faced resistance from some groups within the NPP in the region.
However breaking his silence in a Facebook post, a week after a street protest in Ho against his re-nomination, the astute entrepreneur and medical practitioner, promised to build bridges and continue to operate an “open-door policy” in the running of his office, and also assured all residents of the Region and potential investors of his readiness to work with them.
He thus, expressed gratitude to President Akufo-Addo for reposing confidence in him and pledged to ‘serve the agenda of H.E. the President and government in the Volta Region at all times to the best of my knowledge and ability.’
Read full Post belowWith a heart of unqualified gratitude, I wish to thank H.E. The President of The Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for once again reposing confidence in me by the re-nomination as the Volta Regional Minister.I am humbled by the re-nomination and more importantly, by the display of confidence in me.I wish therefore to state unequivocally that when approved by Parliament, I shall continue to pursue and serve the agenda of H.E. the President and government in the Volta Region at all times to the best of my knowledge and ability.Furthermore, I shall continue to operate an “open-door policy” in the running of my office, where I shall be readily available to all the people of the Region.In this regard, I shall continue to build bridges and not walls while pursuing the development of the Region.It is not lost on me that we need to work together as people of this Region in ensuring its development as envisaged by the President and all of us.I therefore wish to assure all, especially the good people of the Region and others who would wish to invest in the Region, of my preparedness and availability to work with them towards achieving this one goal of having a more developed Region, able to provide more jobs to her people in an environment of enhanced socio-economic infrastructure.