Jul 2014

The livelihood Empowerment Against poverty (LEAP) which is designed to help needy in households and vulnerable to achieve social integration is currently on-going in the District.


In Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District, a total of three hundred and eighty-nine (389) care givers are on pay roll now with a total of nine hundred and eighty-nine (989) real beneficiaries of the programme.

Some of the payment points are Breman Asikuma, town, Anhwiem, Baako, Towoboase, Bedum, Amoanda, Odoben, respectively.

On the 21st h to 24th day of January, 2014, four   months arrears were paid to them.

This was how payment were made, one eligible beneficiaries was paid (Gh₵96.00), Two eligible beneficiaries were paid (GH₵120.00), Three eligible beneficiaries were paid (GH₵14400). The four eligible beneficiaries were paid (GH₵180.00).

The beneficiaries were happy at every payment point we visited. The patronage was more encouraging as compared to the previous payment.

The months are March, April, May, and June, 2014.