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GH¢7.4m World Bank funded projects begin in Agona Swedru

A sod-cutting ceremony has been held for the construction of three road projects and the paving of some landmark areas in Agona Swedru in the Central Region.


The three projects fall under the Urban Development Grant Project, which is subject to the Ghana Secondary Cities Support Programme (GSCSP) and includes the construction and bitumen-surfacing of the 2.5-kilometre Mahodwe area roads (comprising the Mahodwe Link, the Osama Station Street, the Nana Donkor Street, the Nana Duodu Street, the Esukontin Street and the Egya Ebusua Street) and Otabilkrom roads.


The First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Mrs Rebecca Naa Okaikor Akufo-Addo through the Rebecca Foundation once again in her benevolent works distributed assorted items and cash prizes to improve upon the livelihood of some needy and physically challenged women in the Central Region. 

The event was held on 10th March, 2020 in Cape Coast to acknowledge these women during the World Women's Day Celebration.

 The items included cash prizes (capital), Chest freezers, Electric Stove, Gas Burner, Blender, Kettle and other Assorted items .


In her quest to ensure Government's Open Defecation Free agenda, Hon. Justina Marigold Assan met some distinguished Champions of social change at the 7th National Advocacy on Social Norms Seminar in Accra on February 26, 2020.

The event was graced by some Ministers of state, Ambassadors of Foreign Embassies and Missions, members of the Clergy as well as some distinguished Traditional Authorities and other concerned Stakeholders in Ghana.


Asphalt overlay of Agona Swedru town roads begins


Work has begun on the construction of 15 kilometres asphalt overlay on some road networks within the Agona Swedru town to enhance both the movement of vehicles and economic activities in the town.


The roads to be asphalted include portions of the Swedru-Winneba, Swedru-Bawjiase roads, by-pass-99 junction-Mandela road, Ahmadiyya –Wawase road, Darfi and Tufuhene streets, among others.