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Alhaji Mustpha Idriss, (third from left), Northern Regional Minister, Rita Tani-Iddi, MP for Gushegu, (second from right) and the Kpatinga Na, jointly pressing a knob to switch on the lights at Kpatinga, in the Northern Region, which has been connected to the national grid.
Ms Tan-Iddi in her remarks urged the youth to use the provision of the electricity to create employment for themselves.
She expressed the hope that people would now accept postings to the area, and that it would also curb the rural-urban drift.
Mr Twum Baah, an official of the Volta River Authority, assured the people of regular power supply as well as maintenance of the facilities to prolong their life span.