On the 15th of September, 2020, I graciously received our Vice President, His Excellency Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia into Western Region which he engaged in a number of activities.
H.E. Dr. Bawumia inaugurated the $56.7m new oil and gas terminal at Takoradi Harbour to provide the needed linkage in the oil and gas industry i.e., the supply chain, also cut sod for the construction of the new Dry bulk jetty phase two, which is to provide efficient and effective operations of the ports and also create jobs for the teeming youth, especially, that of my constituency.
Our affable Vice President, H.E. Dr. Bawumia also cut sod for the construction of the historic PTC interchange, a very important one to ensure smooth traffic and to foster commercial and private activities after completion. Same with Paa grant roundabout, also to have interchange and roads leading to Sekondi to be expanded into dual carriageways.
We further inspected ongoing projects in Kansaworodo, where he cut sod for the construction of a market, as well as inspected the construction works of Effia-Kwesimintsim Municipal Assembly office in Kwesimintsim.
H.E. Dr. Bawumia also inaugurated the newly constituted Western Regional House of Chiefs, comprising only Eminence Chiefs within the Western Region, following the creation of the new Western North Region. I expressed my readiness to work with them as the Regional Minister of the land.
Hon. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah, Western Regional Minister and MP Takoradi Constituency.
Source: Michael Kwame Owusu Zesty