THE Acherensua Traditional Council has congratulated Alhaji Collins Dauda on his new position as the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources.
The President of the Council, Agyewodin Adu Gyamfi Ampem, in a statement, said the council was proud that Alhaji Dauda had assumed position in an area he had a wealth of experience.
It said the entire traditional council was similarly happy that a son of Asutifi had assumed Cabinet position.
"Indeed, your appointment has brought hope and glory, not only to the Acherensua Traditional Council, but to the entire Asutifi area," the statement said.
It expressed confidence that Alhaji Dauda would perform creditably, as he was noted for, in his new role to justify the confidence reposed in him by the President.
The statement identified the many challenges facing the forest and land sectors of the country and expressed the hope that under Alhaji Dauda's administration, a beacon of hope would be brought into the sector.
The council also commended President Mills for the trust he had reposed in Alhaji Dauda.