More than 700 sufferers of the Weija Dam spillage within the Ga South Municipality have benefited from a aid pieces introduced by way of District 418 Ghana of Lions Clubs International, a charity organisation that helps and serves humanity.

The pieces price GHC 145,000 incorporated rice, cooking oil, toiletries and luggage of sachet water.

The District Governor of the Lions Clubs International, Mr Emmanuel Ok. Gyimah stated the gesture used to be knowledgeable by way of the level of wear and tear brought about by way of the floods to the affected sufferers.

According to him, the membership needed to practice to the mummy organisation, Lions Clubs International Foundation in america for an emergency grant to cushion the sufferers in their loss.

“Today, it is a great joy to be here to present relief items to our brothers and sisters. It is even more heartwarming to do this presentation during the festive season of Christmas so our brothers and sisters can have something to smile about even during their time of loss,” he added.

Mr Gyimah stated the sufferers have been decided on in keeping with standards utilized by the Assembly and the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) to get each family relieved of the loss.

He prompt the sufferers to be cautions each time the dam used to be open and search for higher safe haven ahead of they have been affected with the floods.

The NADMO Municipal Director, Mr Christian Afiadenyo stated about 12, 714 folks have been displaced by way of the floods in communities corresponding to Ashalaja, Sampa Valley, Oblogo, Tetegu amongst others throughout the municipality.