The president of the republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has hinted of the conversion of the Nandom district into a municipality.
Addressing a gathering of chiefs and people in Nandom today 4th January 2020, the President emphatically stated that he has “signed the documents that has converted the Nandom district into a municipality”. The president’s statement was an immediate response to a request made by the acting president of the Nandom traditional council Ko Naa a few minutes earlier.” We wish to remind you of our earlier plea for an upgrade of the Nandom district to a municipality “. The president’s prompt response came as a suprise to the teaming crowd.
His Excellency the president also called on the people of Nandom to turn out and register massively anytime the electoral commission starts the process of a new registration. He further urged the people to give his government ” four more years to do more”.
The president earlier cut SOD for the construction of a 17 megawatt solar power project at Kaleo and Lawra. The solar project is expected to generate 13MW and 4MW for the Kaleo and Lawra plants respectively. The Kaleo solar project is scheduled to be completed in December 2020 whiles that of Lawra is to be completed in June 2020.