President of the Republic of Srpska visits the municipality of East New Sarajevo
08/10/2020

The President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović visited the municipality of East New Sarajevo today.

After the meeting with the leadership of the municipality of East New Sarajevo and a tour of the facilities of the new theatre, sports hall and the Square of the Republic of Serbia, whose construction is nearing completion, the President of the Republic stated that the interest of the Republic of Srpska is strong East Sarajevo and strong Srpska.

“I can sense the successful implementation of all capital projects we have designed together, the local community and the Government of the Republic of Srpska. All that is being built, upgraded and made are things that are woven into the political platform that began with the implementation back in 1998, with the then Government led by Milorad Dodik and with the determination that this is a strategic area of the Republic of Srpska. We must develop this area with all the interesting things”, said the President Cvijanović.

The President of the Republic of Srpska stated that this region is being built for the benefit of the people who live here, not only as a reward for perseverance and everything they have gone through, but also because they are important for the Republic of Srpska.

“Both the people and this area are important for the Republic of Srpska, and we insist on building the region in this way”, said the President Cvijanović and thanked the Mayor of East Novo Sarajevo Ljubiša Ćosić and his team for serving the Government of Srpska.

The President of Srpska added that the Government of the Republic of Srpska cannot design plans for local communities on its own if there are no activities coming from the locals.

“We have always had that here and therefore we, Zoran Tegeltija while he was the Minister of Finance and I as the Prime Minister and the President Dodik while he was both the President of the Republic and the Prime Minister, express gratitude to the Mayor who showed persistence that certain projects should be implemented”, it was stressed by the President Cvijanović.

The President of the Republic of Srpska added that they continue to work as a team and that no difference is made between who serves to the certain position, whether it refers to the local, republic or BiH level. The President of Srpska pointed out that they work together and as a team, and that they want to achieve a team, joint result.

The President of Srpska pointed out that they work together and as a team, and that they want to achieve a team, joint result.

“It is in our interest to have a developed and strong Republic of Srpska, and within such a developed and strong Republic of Srpska, each of our local communities must be developed”, said the President Cvijanović.

The President of the Republic of Srpska added that she was satisfied because there were responsible people in this local community who knew how to delegate certain projects, who knew how to keep them and point out the needs of their citizens, showing responsibility towards those people.

“I believe that in the coming period we will continue to work together as a responsible local government and a responsible republican government, all in the interest of development”, said the President Cvijanović.

After visiting the theatre, the Square of the Republic of Serbia and the sports hall, the President of the Republic pointed out that these were capital projects.

“The theatre will certainly look so good that we ourselves will not believe that it is so, a hall that is certainly at the top in terms of quality, appearance and contents. It will be built here in the Republic of Srpska. Also the Square that opened this city, the new hospital we built and all the other facilities that are being built here, the reconstruction of schools, kindergartens, etc. We will certainly build another kindergarten together because parents need it here”, it was announced by the President Cvijanović.

The President of the Republic of Srpska expressed satisfaction that she was able to allocate certain funds from the budget within the Children’s Week and that as a result of that a kindergarten in Petrovo will be built and equipped. The President also said that she will complement the necessary funds for the kindergarten in Pale, and added that the incubator has been provided for the Hospital “Serbia” in East Sarajevo.

“It is a pleasure to work with Ljubisa Ćosić. It will be a pleasure to continue working with all our people who are gathered here around the idea of a strong East Sarajevo, a strong Republic of Srpska”, it was stated by the President Cvijanović.

Today, the President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović also visited the Tvrdimići picnic area in the municipality of East New Sarajevo.

The President Cvijanović, together with the Council of Ministers Chairman Zoran Tegeltija and the leadership of the municipality of East New Sarajevo, led by the Mayor Ljubiša Ćosić, visited the open amphitheatre “Beli vuk” and a well-maintained sports field in Tvrdimići.