The newly installed Traditional Chief of Alajo, Nii Armah Adjor II said sanitation and education shall be among the early programmes he will be implementing under his tenure as the area’s Traditional Head.
He also promised to mobilise resources to support brilliant but needy students of Alajo to also benefit from the government’s Free Senior High School, flagship programme.
Nii Adjor said in order to unearth football talents in the area, he would arrange to get an astro-turf facility in the area to boost the way football was played in the area.
Nii Armah Adjor II, made these pledges when he spoke exclusively to this reporter, after his installation as the Traditional Chief of Alajo, a suburb of Accra, under the Gbese Stool of Ga Mashie.
The occasion was marked with pomp and pageantry amidst firing of musketry laced with the beating of the fontonfrom drums to indicate the importance of the event.
Nii Adjor and his high powered entourage which included the various traditional leadership of Alajo were warmly welcomed to the forecourt of the Gbese Mantse Palace by the members of Gbese Traditional Council where Nii Ayi-Bonte II, the Gbese Mantse sat in state to perform the necessary traditional rites, not only to swear the new Alajo Mantse into office, but also to admit him as an august member of the Council.
Preceding the swearing in ceremony of the Alajo Chief, his retinue comprising the Alajo Traditional Council, took their turns one after the other to also swear their oath of office and allegiance to the Gbese Mantse.
Nii Adjor promised to abide by the tenets of good traditional norms and practices which could inure to the overall benefit of the Alajo community.