The Amansie South District Assembly today May 28, 2024 hosted the Luv FM’s Third Edition of The International Menstrual Hygiene Day Sanitary Pad Project at Manso Adubia SHS.
A program aimed at reducing the incidence of teenage pregnancies, educating young girls/teenagers on personal hygiene during their menstrual cycle and the myths surrounding menstruation.
The District Chief Executive : Lawyer Clement Opoku Gyamfi speaking at the event said the Amansie South District Assembly will set up a Sanitary Pad Bank in the District to donate five (5) boxes of sanitary pads monthly and pleaded with Amansie Rural Bank PLC to also support this call.
David Akwertey, the Acting Programs Director of Luv FM, highlighted on the need to embark on such activity and donated the following items worth Seventy Thousand Ghana cedis (¢70,000.00).
The items donated were:
1. 1130 Eco reusable sanitary pads
2. 600 pieces of panty pads
3. 10 boxes of disposable sanitary pads
4. 100 pieces small plastic containers and blackman soap.