The Member of parliament for Effutu, Mr Alexzander Afenyo-Markin has given the assurance that he will do everything possible to support them to achieve their development goals.
This, he said would ensure that poverty levels among the people were reduced to pave way for rapid socio-economic development in the community.
Mr Afenyo-Markin was addressing thousands of people who participated in the year Fancy Dress Masquerade competition festival to run-off the first day of the year celebrations held in Winneba township.
The festival and the competition were organised by the Winneba Masquerade Federation and powered by Nice Media, a private event organizer.
The MP said the festival was designed by the ancestors to promote unity and among people living in Effutuman years ago irrespective of their political affiliations and therefore called for a sustained, mutual, understanding, love, co-operation and unity among the people at all times.
The unity, he said would promote their businesses to contribute their quota towards development in the area.
“I am there to serve as a father of all people living in Effutu and more than ready to assist in any possible means to promote the welfare of the entire citizenry”.
He expressed his appreciation to participating groups and others who contributed in diverse ways to make the event successfully.
The overall best performed group for 2019 went to, Egya Number Two Group, while Number Four Red Cross Group took the second position, with Royal Number Five Group placing third.
Each of them received a shield for participation.