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Saglemi Housing: Don’t fall for Ayariga’s populist appeal – Asenso-Boakye


Pastor for Works and Housing Francis Asenso-Boakye says about US$32million is expected to finish the Saglemi Housing project. 


He anyway says his service is taking all essential means to get the office finished for us. 


The unwanted office has been brought to the spotlight and to the vexation of Ghanaians following the recording of the ignored close finished homes by government official Hassan Ayariga


"The first yield focus of the Saglemi venture of 5,000 units at an absolute expense of US$200million as specified in the financing understanding introduced to, and affirmed by Parliament had secretly, and definitely, decreased to 1,502, of which 1,389 units had been finished without a comparable decrease in the general advance financing. Presently, a measure of around, US$197million addressing 98% has been exhausted on 1,502 units as against the arranged 5,000 units," the Minister said at a public interview in Accra Tuesday. 


"Albeit the financing of the task had generally been depleted, an underlying specialized review by the Ministry uncovered the absence of essential foundation to the Saglemi project site hence restricting the utility of the turn of events. The key essential foundation as yet remarkable incorporate water supply and power." 


"The Ministry entrusted the Ghana Institution of Surveyors to lead an expense and specialized review of the agreement executed by the workers for hire with regards to the assortment of arrangements and responsibilities made by the gatherings to the undertaking. Endless supply of the review, the Ghana Institution of Surveyors assessed that a surmised measure of US$32million would be expected to finish the undertaking", he added. 


He anyway encouraged Ghanaians to disregard the call for constrained control of the office by Mr Ayariga. 


"As later as eighteenth March 2021, I have by and by visited the undertaking site and have recognized the pressing need to finish the venture, despite the intricacies the task presents. A few thoughts and situations, including devoting a segment of the lodging units to the Armed Forces of Ghana, have been mooted and are being broke down. A superficial review of the present status of advancement misrepresents the principal challenge of the shortfall of the essential framework the site endures, for which reason a further speculation is required. As the nation faces the attacks of the COVID-19 pandemic, public accounts are seriously compelled, the Ministry recognizes that finishing the advancement is certainly not a simple or clear assignment. 


"These realities are not data elite to the Ministry and could without much of a stretch be found in the public space because of the broad news inclusion the issue has accumulated in the course of recent years. Thus, the Ministry discover this video to be a showing off motion weighed down with merciless expectation, without a doubt. 


"The Ministry will ask the overall population not to be charmed by the libertarian claim by the makers of the video being referred to enjoy foolishness for the sake of constrained control (of an inadequate turn of events) since, without the essential framework, it has ramifications for their own wellbeing and security". 

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