Persons With Disability(PWDs) in the Assin Fosu Municipality has pleaded with the citizenry to desist from the habit of snatching their partners from them.According to them,they also deserve to love and to be loved.
The Assin Fosu Municipal Chairman of the Persons With Disability Mr.Bright Agyin in an interview said, people always takes them for granted because of their condition,he lamented on a number of cases where men or women marry PWDs and have kids with them and later abandone them.
Mr. Agyin therefore pleaded with the able people in the society to help and protect the PWDs by not misusing and rejecting them.Mr Bright Agyin made this comment at aJoint grand durbar for Persons With Disabilities Common Fund Disbursement Support ans Startup Kits for Artisans on thursday.
The programme was attended by the Assin Fosu Municipal Chief Executive Hon Nicholas Fiifi Baako,The Assin North District Chief Executive Hon Charles Ohene Andoh,The Assin Fosu Municipal National Commission Fpr Civic Education Officer Mr Paul Tetteh,the Chiefs and many more.
The Persons With Disabilities who benefited from the donation expressed their profound gratitude to Assin Fosu Municipality and the Nana Addo led government for increasing their share of the common fund from 2% to 3%.
A mother of four Person with Disability Ama Attaa in an interview appealed to Member of Parliaments,the President and his government, businessmen and philanthropist to adopt the children of PWDs in order to take a burden off their shoulders .Again,she entreated the wealthy and able in the society to remember them by organizing get together for PWDs during festive seasons.
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