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Akufo-Addo cuts sod for Phase 3 of 5 districts’ water supply projects in Volta Region

Akufo-Addo cuts grass for Phase 3 of 5 areas' water flexibly extends in Volta Region 

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has cut the turf for the beginning of development Phase III of the Five Districts Water Supply Project in five Districts of the Volta Region

Cutting the turf on Tuesday, at Adaklu-Anfoe, in the Adaklu District, President Akufo-Addo expressed that Phase II of the Project will give consumable water to Central Tongu, North Tongu, Adaklu-Anyigbe, Agotime-Ziope and Ho West Districts. 

"It is satisfying to take note of that this Project will give consumable water to 89,107 individuals in 183 recipient networks, for example, Dadoboe, Mawoekpor, Mafi Zongo, Mafi Kutime, Mafi Kumase, Avedo Bakpa, Kpoviadzi, Adidome, Kanikope, Bagalikope and Manase Zongo," the President included. 

With Phase III being financed by a concessionary credit office from the Raiffeisenbank International of Vienna, Austria, to the tune of €11.5 million, he clarified that, offered water the 183 networks will be moved through 132 kilometers of transmission and circulation pipelines. 

Other key parts of this Project incorporate establishment of promoter stations, raised solid tanks, wellbeing and cleanliness instruction and ecological and social shields. 

"Upon culmination, this Project will bring about an expansion in water inclusion for the Volta Region by some 5.6%. Moreover, it is likewise expected to lessen the time spent in look for water, along these lines, diminishing, particularly, ladies and offspring of this weight; limit the distress of water-borne maladies; and augment the social and medical advantages of spotless, protected and dependable drinking water," President Akufo-Addo said. 

Government, he focused, will keep on making an empowering domain, through the arrangement of social foundation, to draw in venture to our rustic networks. 

"Accordingly, I anticipate that, with the accessibility of consumable water in these networks, financial specialists will exploit Government's Flagship Programs, for example, "One-District, One-Factory", to set up little and medium scale production lines to abuse the regular assets of the territory, make work for the adolescent, and invigorate the development and advancement of the neighborhood economy," the President included. 

He guaranteed inhabitants of Adaklu-Anfoe, and, surely, occupants of the 183 recipient networks that his Government would not yield in its endeavors to build admittance to water for each of the, a 2016 NPP Manifesto responsibility, which stays a key need. 

"While Government is focused on satisfying its social obligation, by offering social types of assistance like this water undertaking to the individuals of Ghana, we anticipate that recipient networks should contribute their quantity towards guaranteeing the maintainability of these administrations, by assisting with ensuring the foundation so they can keep going long," he noted. 

The President encouraged the Community Water and Sanitation Agency, the executing Agency of the Project, to guarantee opportune culmination of every point by point plan, and furthermore to guarantee that the venture development is completed as per required principles and details. 

"I guarantee occupants in this Region that Government has plans to increment further water inclusion. Stage IV of this Project will be executed soon to help networks in the staying two regions, for example North Tongu and Ho West, through a similar financing source," he said.

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