Mr.Emmanuel Appoh Mensah the CEO of Appomense Hope For Africa has urged all Ghanaians to make themselves available and be counted during the ongoing National Population and Housing Census.
Mr. Appoh Mensah who has been part of a national sensitization campaign launched by the Ghana Statistical Service ahead of the start of the Census was among the first citizens to be counted on Tuesday morning.
Speaking to State News Ghana after his interview with the census official at his residence, Mr.Mensah explained that the data generated from the census would serve as vital statistics to guide national development and also help in preparing the budget of the Country.
“It is necessary to know how many people live in your country accurately so you can make better provisions in terms of social amenities, in terms of how the economy is managed and in terms of how development is spread so that everybody in the country gets their share of the national cake”.
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