- Nana Akufo-Addo has promised Ghanaians a lot and the latest is one-district one-warehouse
- Akufo-Addo was in the Brong Ahafo region to launch the Planting for Food and Jobs project
- The Planting for Food and Jobs program has an overall objective to produce enough food to feed the nation
- The YEN.com.gh news tag has more on the latest news in Ghana
President Nana Akufo-Addo has revealed his government’s plans to provide a warehouse for every district.
Nana Addo said he will build 1,000 metric tonnes capacity of warehouses in each of the 216 districts of Ghana.
“These facilities should provide the opportunity for a commodity exchange for the first time in the history of this country,” he noted.
He also added that the warehouse will provide handling and storage base for the surpluses anticipated under his ambitious Planting for Food and Jobs initiative.
President Akufo-Addo revealed this when he addressed the country at the campaign launch of the Planting for Food and Jobs held at the Nana Bosomprah I Park, Goaso in the Brong Ahafo Region on Wednesday, April 19, 2017.
The planting for food and jobs project is one of the NPP’s initiative President Akufo-Addo hopes to achieve and it is aimed at creating direct and indirect employment for 750,000 youth across the country.