No bridge, no vote in 2016 - Krodua-Takorase residents warn

No bridge, no vote in 2016 - Krodua-Takorase residents warn

Residents of Krodua-Takorase in the Upper West Akyem District of Eastern Region say they will not vote in planned November elections if the government does not complete a bridge project in the area that has stalled since 2008.

No bridge, no vote in 2016 - Krodua-Takorase residents warn

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The residents say they will prevent the Electoral Commission (EC) from conducting election in Krodua-Takorase if the bridge is not completed before November, a report by accrafm.com stated on Tuesday.

No bridge, no vote in 2016 - Krodua-Takorase residents warn

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The residents who said they were cut off from the rest of the country economically, called on the president to intervene immediately, lest they carry out their threat.

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