February 21, 2019

Akufo-Addo begins 4-day tour of Central Region today

Akufo-Addo begins 4-day tour of Central Region today

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will from today, Friday, 14th September 2018, embark on a 4-day working visit of the Central Region.

Following visits to the Brong-Ahafo, Western, Volta, Northern, Upper East, Upper West as well as the Ashanti Regions, the tour is a continuation of the President’s ongoing nationwide visits.

The Central regional tour will see the President visit the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abirem, Cape Coast, Gomoa West, Mfantseman, Agona West and Effutu constituencies.

Beginning with a durbar of Chiefs and people of the Komenda traditional Area, President Akufo-Addo will pay a familiarization visit to the Komenda Sugar Factory, and inspect and commission the Peterfield Citrus factory also in Komenda, under the “1-District-1-Factory” initiative.

The President will also cut the sod for the establishment of a Tourism Enclave Re-development Scheme in Elmina.

As part of his activities in the region, he will inspect a 300-acre sweet potato farm under the “1-District- 1-Factory” initiative at Gomoa Bewadze, and commission a 20 Mega Watts Solar Farm at Onyadze, in the Gomoa West constituency.

The One District One Factory is one of the government’s flagship policies which officials say will trigger massive development and jobs around the country.

The president will also interact with chiefs and religious leaders in Apam, Mankessim, Nyakrom and Agona Swedru.

In Winneba, President Akufo-Addo will be the Special Guest of Honour at the investiture and induction ceremony of the 4th Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, and also commission what is supposed to be the largest lecture theatre in Ghana.

The President will end the tour on Monday, 17th September 2018.

By: citinewsroom.com/Ghana

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