As part of his working tour of the Northern Region , the Head of Local Government Service , Dr. Ing. Nana Atto Arthur called on the Mayor of Tamale , Hon Sule Salifu. Explaining the purpose of the visit ,Dr Nana Atto Arthur expressed worry over the increasing phenomenon of absenteeism and apathy of public sector work force and its impact on output. He admonished the staff with such negative attitudes to be of good conduct or risk facing sanctions including loosing their jobs.
Dr. Arthur however assured the staff of Government’s continuous effort to improving work environment and conditions of service for better output, but was quick to add that staff must develop a positive mindset as well as skill set necessary for greater output at their various work places and overall national development.
He was subsequently conducted round the offices in the company of Mayor Sule Salifu and his Coordinating Director, Mr Abdulai Mohammed Kennedy, among other officials, during which he interacted individually with a cross section of the staff of the Assembly.
Hon. Sule Salifu was grateful to him for the visit and wished him well for the rest of his tour.