President Akufo-Addo Returns To Accra After 42 Stops In 8 Days Across 3 Regions

President Akufo-Addo returned to Accra to continue work after an 8-day tour of 3 regions covering 42 main stops. That brings to 14 the number of regions visited so far. The President’s tour in the Bono, Ashanti and Eastern Regions afforded him an opportunity to witness at first-hand the progress of work in these regions on his administration’s flagship programs. Addressing Journalists in Accra, Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said the tour also afforded President Akufo-Addo an opportunity to hear directly from citizens, interest groups and traditional rulers who…

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BONO REGION CHIEFS COMMEND PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO FOR FREE SHS, RESTORATION OF TRAINEE ALLOWANCES

The Chiefs and Queen Mothers of the newly created Bono Region have commended the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for the implementation of the Free Senior High School Policy, and the restoration of the teacher trainee and nursing trainee allowances. Speaking on behalf of the Chiefs of the Region, Nana Bofo Bene IV, who is the Dwenemhene, and also Vice President of the Bono Region House of Chiefs, applauded President Akufo-Addo for his passion for education. “Others said it was impossible. You, President Akufo-Addo, on the other…

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“I DON’T CLEAR ACCUSED PERSONS; RECOMMENDATIONS FROM INSTITUTIONS DO” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

“It is not my job to clear or convict any person accused of wrongdoing, or of engaging in acts of corruption. My job is to act on allegations of corruption by referring the issue or issues to the proper investigative agencies for the relevant enquiry and necessary action. That is exactly what has been done since I assumed the mantle of leadership on 7th January, 2017. If an appointee is cleared of any wrongdoing, the evidence adduced and recommendations made by these agencies, after the investigations are concluded, are what…

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“EXPECT GHANA’S FIRST TOYOTA-ASSEMBLED VEHICLE BY AUGUST 2020” – TOYOTA CEO TO PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

The President and Chief Executive Officer of Toyota Tsusho Corporation, Ichiro Kashitani, has assured the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to expect the first Toyota vehicle to be assembled in Ghana to be outdoored by August 2020. Thanking the government of President Akufo-Addo for its help and support towards the realization of this project, Mr. Ichiro Kashitani stated that “we consider the project of the assembly plant a marriage. It lasts for life, and it is a long-term project.” The President and CEO of Toyota Tsusho made…

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President Akufo-Addo commissions U/W Regional Hospital

President Nana Akufo-Addo has commissioned the $52million Upper West Regional Hospital on day two of his tour of the region. The unveiling of the 160-bed facility took place on Sunday, August 18. The Upper West Regional Hospital is part of the “Ghana Hospital Project” awarded by the Government of Ghana, in 2008, and executed by Euroget De-Invest S.A of Egypt. The Project involves the design, construction and equipping of one (1) Military Hospital, two (2) Regional Hospitals, and six (6) District Hospitals in Ghana, at a project cost of US$ 339million. The Government of ex-president…

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“NDC LIVING IN ANOTHER WORLD; FREE SHS HERE TO STAY” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the Ghanaian people will not entrust power into the hands of the opposition National Democratic Congress in 2020 because of their determination to cancel the Free Senior High School policy. According to President Akufo-Addo, “I know that there are people in this country who don’t want this policy, who have been campaigning against this policy. They are dreaming that they are going to come back to power to cancel the policy.” He continued, “I want them to know that they…

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“MOREE mini-Harbour and landing site to be completed in 18 months” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the construction of a mini-harbour and landing site at Moree in the Abura/Asebu/Kwamankese constituency, in the Central Region, and assured that the project will be completed in 18 months. The project, which will be executed by China Harbour and Engineering Company, will involve the construction of breakwater, a quay wall, dredging and ancillary facilities not only in Moree, but also in Senya Beraku, Dixcove, Elmina, Moree, Mumford, Winneba, Gomoa Fetteh, Teshie and Keta. Addressing the gathering…

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“WAMCO Re-Opened, Revamped; A promise Fulfilled” – President Akufo-Addo

“WAMCO RE-OPENED, REVAMPED; A PROMISE FULFILLED” – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has expressed his delight at the revamping and re-opening of the West African Mills Company Ltd (WAMCO), a cocoa processing factory in Takoradi that was closed down in 2014, in fulfillment of a campaign pledge he made in the run-up to the December 2016 elections. Visiting the factory on Wednesday, 24th July, 2019, the 2nd day of his working visit to the Western Region, President Akufo-Addo stated that “the promise I made…

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