The Minister for Roads and Highways, Hon. Kwasi Amoako Atta, has has indicated that the Akufo-Addo government through the ministry of roads and highways will construct modern Four Tier Interchanges in the Ashanti Region.
Hon. Amoako Atta in his statement stated that, the Ashanti Region has a total network size of about 9,700km of road out of which about 2,400km is under construction and 214 number of projects to improve the total road network condition in the Region.
This represents about 25% of the regions network and must be noted that 57% of the roads in the region are in good to fair condition and this is being maintained under our routine and periodic maintenance programme and therefore only 18% of the road network representing 1,746km will need future intervention. He added
At a press briefing on Wednesday, 17th March, 2021 in Kumasi the capital of Ashanti Region, the Minister, indicated that all feasibility studies are completed and detail designs and financing options is being undertaken and when all complete Ahodwo Roundabout, Santasi Roundabout , Bekwai Roundabout, Oforikrom Roundabout, Suame Roundabout will see modern Four Tier Interchange as done in Pokuase in the Greater Accra Region.
By: kwame Boadu Asare