Oti Region gets Akufo-Addo’s GH¢10 million yam and cassava processing factory

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CH Global Limited, the GH¢10 million yam and cassava processing factory
CH Global Limited, the GH¢10 million yam and cassava processing factory

His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the President of the Republic of Ghana has commissioned CH Global Limited, the GH¢10 million yam and cassava processing factory, operating under Government’s 1-District-1-Factory initiative.

The President commissioned the project during a short ceremony at Addo Nkwanta as he tours the Volta Region and Oti Region today, 9th September, 2021 after winning the December 2020 Presidential Election.

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The state-of-the-art factory is located at Addo Nkwanta, in the Krachi East District of the Oti Region.

The factory, according to the information available to Coverghana.com.gh processes an average of 120 tubers of yam per hour, resulting in 60 bags of processed yam chips and yam balls.

According to the President, the coming on stream of the cassava production line, in the course of next year, will result in the processing of some 700 metric tons of cassava per year.

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In all, a total of 254 people are being employed by the CH Global Limited, yam and cassava processing factory.

SOURCE: Coverghana.com.gh

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