There have been a few developing worries approximately the sluggish tempo of infrastructure improvement withinside the Ashanti Region especially lack of Interchanges on the roundabouts of Suame, Bekwai, Santasi, Airport, Anloga Junction and uncompleted Sofoline Interchange.
The road Minister at his first tour visited Kumasi to inspect some ongoing projects going on within the Kumasi Metropolis.
Commenting on other pipeline projects to be commenced in his second term, he emphasized there are going to 5 major 4-tier interchanges in Kumasi Metropolis.
This includes Bakwai Roundabout interchange which is awarded to contract, Oforikrom Interchange of which feasibility studies completed and detail designs and financing option being undertaken.
Others are Suame interchange, Ahodwo roundabout interchange, and Santasi Roundabout Interchange but none of the project promised have begun.
However, Mr. Sarfo Raphael Patrick has confident the people of Asanteman now no longer to be weary due to the fact the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government within the next years before 2024 elections will ensure that a good variety of infrastructure projects are undertaken and completed.
He consequently urges the Youth to stop murmuring and complaining due to the fact that the worst of NPP is the best of National Democratic Congress (NDC). Ashanti Region has experienced an amazing number of roads project under the Government’s Year of Roads initiative and definitely more of such projects will continue under NPP government.
The Ashanti Regional Youth Organizer additionally said that, NPP government has noticeably completed well in all of the Sectors of the economy in spite of worldwide disaster of COVID-19 and Russia-Ukraine War. Yes, there was a few challenges and delays however we need to have the guarantee that Akufo-Addo’s government will certainly deliver on its promises to the good people of Ashanti Region and Ghanaians at large earlier than the end of his tenure.
Mr. Sarfo Raphael Patrick commended Akufo-Addo’s government for the expansion of numerous infrastructure projects at the Senior High Schools, 1D1F, Ambulances, Kumasi Airport and host of other developmental projects withinside the Region.
The Ashanti Regional Youth Organizer however calls on government to expedite motion and press on the Road Minister Amoako Atta to begin the development of the Interchanges the government promised the region due to the fact that there is the urgent need to consolidate the stronghold and the coronary heart of the party before voter apathy set in.