The President of Ghana H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo declared in his Previous Government that, 2020 & 2021 would be a year of roads, the Nkoranza North District of Bono East Region has today received their share.
The Regional Minister of Bono East Hon. Akwasi Adu Gyan earlier today 23rd of July, 2021(Friday) Cuts Sod of Tanoboase-Yefri Road to start in the Nkoranza North District of Bono East Region, This Road passes through Baafi, Kranka and Boana to Yefri.
The Regional Minister with the former member of Parliament Hon. Major Derek Oduro (RTD) of Nkoranza North Constituency, the District Chief Executive Hon. Gifty Akorsah Arthur, the NPP Regional Chairman of Bono East Chairman Tomah, the Constituency Chairman in the Nkoranza North, Regional Feeder roads Director of Bono East Region and the Contractor himself to the site where the Sod cutting ceremony took place.
In Hon. Regional Minister’s speech, He thanked H.E the President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo for fulfilling his Promises to construct roads across the Region and stated that the Contract was awarded to J Arthur Complex Company last year September but because of the Covid-19 the contractor could not Come to start the work, and further said the contract of this Road from Tanoboase-Yefri is 15.2 Kilometers which the government of Ghana is using an amount of GH₵27, 000,000.00(Twenty Seventy billion old Ghana Cedis) to finish the entire project.
He added that, the Communities in the Said areas should Cooperate with the Contractor to make his work easier and faster.
Hon. Akwasi Adu Gyan Regional Minister of Bono East Region further said the Road would be tiled, so peoples should not think it would be a rough road as the contract is been managed by Feeder roads.
Hon. Derek Oduro RTD also talked the gathering and reminded them back to what He said when he was the member of Parliament at the previous administration of Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo’s first term but the residents did not believed His words and voted him out of Parliament but because He was the one who bid for this contract, He will make Sure all roads in Nkoranza North District of Bono East Region would be in Good Shape, He again said after this road another contractor would start the Road from Bono Manso to Pinihin which is 15.5 Kilometers.
Speaking with Frichy TV News Correspondence Nana Tabi, Nana Sarpong Kumankoma who stood in for Nkoranzaman Akwamuhene thanked His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo and The Regional Minister and the Honourable Members who came to the Sod cutting ceremony. He said the various Communities are ever ready to help the Contractor and His workers to do a tremendous work. He added that, communities have already prepared a place to accommodate the Contractor and His workers.
The Regional Feeder roads Director and the Contractor Mr Daniel also added salt to the Soup, by asking the Chiefs in the Communities to help them by advising their occupants to be kind to the Contractor and His workers, because those having farms near the road side would be affected.