- Akufo-Addo has stated that he is determined to deliver his promises regarding roads like he promised
- He said despite the COVID-19 pandemic, he is committed to inspecting all road projects
- He however expressed satisfaction at the rate at which works on the road was steadily progressing
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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that he is determined to deliver his promises regarding roads in the Western Region and the country at large.
According to Akufo-Addo, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, he is committed to inspecting all road projects just like he does every year.
He mad this call during the inspection of the ongoing construction of the 3.5 kilometres of road from Ankyenyini to the Catholic Grotto at Egyam in the Ahanta West District.
“I have to take a look at the progress of road projects in the region. You are aware that every year I go around the country for this purpose but this year, however, the COVID-19 pandemic has distorted my plans, but I am here and the many things I promised to do on my last visit," he said.
He however expressed satisfaction at the rate at which works on the road was steadily progressing and noted that the tarring of roads across the region will soon begin.
The government had earlier promised that all road infrastructure projects currently underway in the country will be completed on schedule.
In other news, parliamentary candidate for Ayawaso West Wuogon, John Dumelo says he will do everything possible to ensure Ghana’s Rent Control Act is enforced if he gets into Parliament.
According to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate, one of the difficulties facing the youth is coughing out money to pay two years' rent.
In a tweet on Monday, August 17, 2020, Dumelo said the youth cannot survive if they have to pay two years' rent upfront.
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