Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on wednesday begin a six-day tour of three out of the six newly created regions in the country.

The President’s first-round tour will take him to the Western North, Ahafo and Bono East Regions. He would at a later date visit the three other newly created regions.

A statement issued by the Communications Directorate of the Jubilee House said the President would begin his tour in the Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai constituency, in the Western North Region, where he will cut the sod for the construction of the main campus of the Bibiani College of Health Sciences, and inspect a Cocoa Rehabilitation Farm at Ntrentrenso.

He would proceed to Sefwi Wiawso, the regional capital to cut the sod for the construction of Sefwi Wiawso town roads.

The President would climax the day’s event with a durbar of Chiefs and people of the Western North Region at the Sefwi Wiasomanhene’s palace at Wiawso.

On the second day of his tour, the President will inspect the proposed site for the construction of the Regional Coordinating Council at Wiawso followed by a sod cutting exercise for the construction of a One District, One Warehouse at Bia and proceed to cut the sod to begin work on Juaboso town roads.

At Dadieso in the Suaman Constituency, the President will commission an upgraded Health Centre to a District Hospital status, and end the tour of the Western North region with Town Hall meeting at Akontombra.

President Akufo-Addo would move to the Ahafo region on Friday April 12, 2019, to begin the third day of his regional tour where he is expected to visit Sankore, Kukuom, Mim, Goaso, Hwidiem in the Asunafo North and South and Asutifi South Constituencies.

He will proceed on Saturday, April 13, 2019 to Kenyasi, Tanoso, Yamfo, Duayaw Nkwanta and Bechem also in the Asutifi North and Tano North and South constituencies respectively.

Whilst there, the President will inspect a One District-One Factory project in Tanoso, visit the site for the construction of the Regional Coordinating Council at Goaso, the regional capital, and hold Town Hall meetings with the opinion leaders, identifiable groups as well as Chiefs and people of the areas.

On Sunday, April 14, 2019, the President will depart to Amantin, in the Bono East to initiate his tour of the region with a courtesy call on the Amantin Manhene, and attend an Inter-denominational Church Service at Atebubu where he will also commission a new Health Insurance Building and Female Ward at Atebubu Government Hospital.

He will hold a Town Hall meeting in Yeji in the Pru East district, and pay a courtesy call on the President and Supreme leader of the Tijaniyya Muslim Council of Ghana, His Eminence Sheikh Khalifa Ahmad Abulfaid Abbulai Maikano Jallo at Prang in the Pru West Constituencies.

The last day of the President’s tour will include working visits to Techiman, Kintampo, Jema and Nkoranza townships on Monday 15th April 2019.

In Techiman, President Akufo-Addo will call on the Techimanhene and inspect a proposed site for the construction of a Regional Coordinating Council.

He will hold Town Hall meetings with opinion leaders, identifiable groups as well as Chiefs and people of Kintampo and Jema and climax his tour with a call on the Nkoranza Traditional Council in Nkoranza.

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