President Akufo-Addo begins 3-day tour of Western Region

By Maame Aba Afful
President Akufo-Addo begins 3-day tour of Western Region
President Akufo-Addo begins 3-day tour of Western Region

President Akufo-Addo will today (June 8), begin a three-day tour of the Western Region as part of his regional tours.

Areas the President will visit include Sefwi Wiawso, Amenfi East, Amenfi-West, Nzema East and Ellembelle.

He is expected to cut the sod for the construction of a 30km road from Asankragwa to Kordjokrom and also inspect works on the sea Defense wall at Ahanta.

Activities Of The President

• Day one of the President’s tour will see him cut the sod for the construction of the 24.3 kilometer Kojina-Chirano-Etwebo Akoti road.

• He will also launch the Ghana Agriculture Census.

•President Akufo-Addo is also expected to meet with Chiefs from Sefwi-Wiawso, Bibiani, Anhwiaso, Bekwai, Juaboso, Bia East, Bia West, Beodi, Akontombra and Suaman.

• On Saturday, 9th June, the President will cut the sod for the construction of the 30km road stretching from Asankragua to Fordjokrom; interact with Chiefs from Amenfi East, Amenfi Central, Aowin and Amenfi West; and end the day with a meeting with chiefs from Prestea Huni-Valley, Tarkwa Nsuem, Mpohor and Wassa East.

•On the final day of his 3-day tour, the President will inspect ongoing construction works on the Sea Defense Wall at Dixcove; cut the sod for the construction of a 16km road from Kejibir to Mpohor at Mpohor; inspect the ongoing Port Expansion Project at Takoradi; and address a durbar of chiefs from Nzema East, Ellembelle, Jomoro, Ahanta West, Kwesimintsim, Efia, Takoradi, Sekondi, Essikado-Ketan and Shama at Agona Nkwanta.

President Akufo-Addo will return to Accra later on Sunday, 10th June 2018.

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