UW: How Information Minister Described President’s Visit to Upper West

President Akufo-Addo in a Handshake with the Interior Minister

President Akufo-Addo in the last 5 weeks has been visiting various parts of the country. On these visits, he interacts with chiefs and people, commissions project, inspects ongoing ones, and break grounds for new ones.

His tours which are in accordance with his commitment to pay yearly visits to each of the 16 regions of the country have so far taken him to the Northern, North East, Upper East, Upper West, Savannah and Central Regions.

President Akufo-Addo in Upper West Region

The President Spend three Days in Upper West Region, From 21st to 23rd of August 2022.

How Information Minister delineated Upper West Regional Tour by the President

In the Upper West Region, the President spent three days inspecting ongoing projects and cutting sod for the construction of new ones. President Akufo-Addo first paid a courtesy call on the Overlord of the Waala Traditional Council, Naa Fuseini Seidu Pelpuo where he instructed the Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) to sought approval for the procurement of 3,000 streetlights to be placed at vantage points to curb insecurity in the region. He assured the people of Wa of significant development in the region, emphasizing that his government will make sure that “the national cake is shared equitably.”

President Akufo-Addo departed Wa to Lambussie where he inspected the ongoing construction of the district hospital as part of the Agenda 111 project. The hospital, when completed will boost healthcare delivery in the district. He also cut the sod for the dualization of the Nandom town roads. He inspected ongoing works at the Wa Shopping Centre and proceeded to Kaleo to commission the Kaleo Solar Power Project. The 13 megawatts solar power project helps government in its efforts to diversify the country’s entire generation portfolio to renewable energy and at the same time, increase the region’s power generation to provide enough energy capacity to meet industrial power demands and domestic needs.

How Information Minister Described Savannah Region Regional Tour

His visit to the Savannah Region saw him inspect rehabilitated works at the Salaga Water System in the Salaga North constituency. The President also inspected work on the Tamale-Salaga-Mankango road, and the Bunjai-Fulfulso road bringing an end to his two-day two of both the Upper West and Savannah Regions.

President Akufo-Addo switched his attention to the southern part of the country where he visited the Central Region last Friday. The two-day tour of the region began in Kasoa in the Awutu Senya East constituency, where the President inspected work on a Court Complex. He proceeded to the Awutu-Senya West constituency to inspect work on the Kasoa-Bawjiase road and commissioned a 1D1F gas cylinder factory in Chochoe. The President also commissioned another 1D1F lubricant factory in the Gomoa East District at Fetteh and inspected an Agenda 111 Project in Gomoa Afransi in the Gomoa Central constituency.

Source: Upperwestmedia.net

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