Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has commissioned the first phase of the Sinohydro feeder roads completed in the Ashanti region, at Nyinahin.
The Vice President, on Friday, 25th March, 2022 commissioned the first phase of the Sinohydro feeder roads at Nyinahin at short and colourful ceremony.
Speaking at the ceremony, Dr. Bawumia noted that, he cut the sod for these roads way back in 2019.
The roads include the Mpasatia-Abompe- 10km, the Kwanfinfin-Apenemade-14.2 km, the Adobewora-Ntobroso- 4km, the Nyinahin Town Roads- 7.6km, the Nyinahin-Sreso- 14.5km and the Tanodumase- Anansu-14.2km.
After the commissioning project, the Vice President also cut sod for the beginning of construction works on 145 different roads for a total of 100km of urban roads across six Metropolitan areas and Municipalities under the Kumasi City Inner Roads project, part of the Sinohydro Master Project Support Agreement (MPSA).
Districts to benefit from this project, to be completed in 30 months, include Asokwa, Kwadaso, Oforikrom, New Tafo, Suame, Mampong and Effiduase. Manhyia, Bantama, Nhyiaeso and Subin, all sub–metros within the Kumasi Metro, would also benefit from this project.
According to Dr. Bawumia, this project is different from the ongoing construction works, under the Rehabilitation and Auxiliary Infrastructure of Kumasi Inner Ring Road and Adjacent Streets -Phase 1, for which he cuts sod in 2019 being done in some areas in Kumasi under the auspices of Contracta (construction firm) which is 96% complete.