Following the onset of the rains and their attendant effects in some flood-prone areas identified in the District, the Atiwa East District Assembly undertook a cleanup exercise in Anyinam to desilt some major drains in the District Capital.
The exercise was led by the Atiwa East District Chief Executive, Hon. Kwabena Panin Nkansah had in attendance officials from the District Assembly, NADMO, Security Services, Other Government Agencies, and Trade Associations.
The DCE in addressing the gathering after the exercise advised the citizens to avoid indiscriminate littering as they end up choking the gutters which engenders the flooding situation experienced in some of the areas. He also underscored the need to keep our surroundings clean at all times. He finally thanked all and sundry for partaking in the exercise.