The DCE for Ellembelle Kwasi Bonzo has expressed joy over on-going road projects in his District under ‘year of road’ proclamation made by the president.
Speaking at a programme in Bokazo, a suburb of Ellembelle District, Mr. Bonzo said “over 200 kilometers of roads were being constructed throughout the District”.
He stressed that, the major road facility of 30.2 kilometers asphalt from Esiama through Nkruful to Anwai funded by GNPC would be completed and commissioned before 2021.
He revealed that over 20 kilometres of roads has also been captured under the critical roads infrastructure project and other roads project which are being done by Cocoa Board, Ghana Highway Authority, Ghana Gas, GNPC and Department of Feeder Roads which constitute the one hundred and ninety-eight roads projects under construction in his District.
The President H.E Nana Akufo Addo in his speech before cutting the sod, commended the people of Ellembelle for the massive support for his government. He said the Ghana Gas, GNPC and the central Government are committed in constructing the road from Esima to Anibil junction.
He appealed to the constituents to support the NPP government to do more.
Below are the 200km of roads in Ellembelle District to be constructed:
i)Rehabilitation of Teleku Bokazo- Salman- Anibil Junction Road – 30.2km
- ii) Rehabilitation of Teleku Bokazo- Asasetre- Aiyinase Road- 20km
iii) Upgrading to Bitumen Surfacing of Asasetre- Akropong- Gyampre Junction Feeder Roads- 19.4km
- vi) Upgrading to Bitumen Surfacing of Adubrim- Ayawora- Asempaneye- 15km
- v) Upgrading to Bitumen Surfacing of Santaso- Asomase- Baseke Feeder Roads- 20km
- vi) Upgrading to Bitumen Surfacing of Santaso- Aidoosuazo- Kwesikrom- Prestea Nkwanta Feeder Roads- 38.16
vii) Upgrading to Bitumen Surfacing of Town Roads in over 25 towns in Ellembelle- 71.5km
Story filed by Edzorna Francis Mensah