President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will from tomorrow Tuesday December 4 2018 begin a 3 day tour of the greater Accra region.
Minister for information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said the president will commission and cut sod for various projects including the James Town fishing harbour, the Accra-Achimota and Accra-Tema railway line, the modern astro turf in Ablekuma central constituency and the new Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) office complex among others.
Mr. Oppong Nkrumah added that the president will also visit the Tema Motorway round-about to inspect the extent of work currently ongoing there.
According to him, the president is bent on getting onto the field to ascertain the impact of government policies on the generality of the Ghanaian people and to fashion strategies that will enhance the living standards of the people.
He said the president through his tour of the various regions in the country is fulfilling a promise he made in 2017 that he will not be an armed chair president, but will be on ground to appreciate the needs of the people.
‘’Just like the president said, he will not sit in Accra for people to come and tell him, when you sleep, sleep, everything is ok. And so just like he mentioned in 2017, he toured all the 10 regions. In 2018 too he will tour all the 10 regions again and will commission and cut sod for various projects’’ he said.