Election 2020: Kwaku Bonsam funds the construction of a bridge at Offinso North

Election 2020: Kwaku Bonsam funds the construction of a bridge at Offinso North

Nana Kwaku Bonsam, a popular Ghanaian fetish priest from Afrancho in the Offinso North Constituency of the Ashanti Region, has self-funded the construction of a bridge at Akomadan Zongo.

Our manifesto: This is what YEN.com.gh believes in

Install our latest app for Android and read the best news about Ghana!

With a few weeks to the 7 December polls, Nana Kwaku Bonsam, who is contesting to become the independent Member of Parliament for the Offinso North Constituency, and the incumbent New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP, Hon Collins Ntim, have intensified their campaigns in the constituency.

Nana Kwaku Bonsam is working hard to unseat his NPP opponent in the upcoming 7 December polls, Hon Collins Ntim, who doubles as a deputy minister of Local Government and Rural Development.

Election 2020: Kwaku Bonsam funds the construction of a bridge at Offinso North

Nana Kwaku Bonsam has self-sponsored the construction of a bridge at Akomadan Zongo in the Offinso North Constituency of the Ashanti Region. Photo credit: Ghanaweb/UGC
Source: UGC

READ ALSO: RTP 2020 Awards: Nana Ama McBrown, Fadda Dickson, Kennedy Osei, others glow in luxury outfits

Farmers day: 55-year-old Solomon Kojo Kusi adjudged 2020 best farmer

The known traditional worshipper appears to have succeeded in winning the hearts of the electorates with a self-sponsored bridge construction at Akomadan Zongo.

According to a report by ghanaweb.com, plans to construct the bridge had been in the books for nearly two decades, but nothing concrete had been done about it.

When construction is completed, the bridge will link and give easy access to residents of the zongo area to Akomadan township, the capital of the district.

The bridge, which is estimated to cost millions of cedis is being constructed over the Akomadan river. Construction began about a month ago and is expected to complete before the end of the year.

Residents of the constituency, especially those in the construction area, have expressed delight about the project.

They said the bridge, when completed, will ease movement from their area to the Akomadan township and other areas within the district.

Joe Ghartey pulls massive crowd as thousands hit Essikado-Ketan streets

In other news, the president of the Republic of Ghana, HE Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated US president-elect, Joe Biden.

In a congratulatory message to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Saturday, 7 November 2020, President Nana Akufo-Addo said, ''it is his sincere hope that President-elect Biden’s tenure of office will be marked by the delivery unity, security, progress and prosperity to all Americans.''

READ ALSO: Bulldog defends his claim that Shatta Wale is bigger than Nana Akufo-Addo (Video)

Ghanaians weigh in on the chances of the candidates on the ballot paper |

Subscribe to watch new videos

Have national and human interest issues to discuss? Know someone who is extremely talented and needs recognition?

Your stories and photos are always welcome. Get interactive via our Facebook page.

Source: Yen

Online view pixel