For easy flow of vehicles on our highways, government need to construct interchanges. It is a road junction that uses grade separations to allow for the movement of traffic between two or more highways. There are several tiers on interchanges. Some can be just one, others can be two and more.
In today's article, let us look at the top five most amazing interchanges in Ghana and where it is located.
#5. Tetteh Quarshie Interchange.
This is one of the biggest interchange in Ghana. It is a six-lane motorway that links the Liberation Road from 37 Military Hospital to the Pantang junction through to Madina. It was commissioned by President Kuffour in 2005. It costs the government ¢8 million to construct such a huge interchange.
#4. Tema Motorway Interchange.
This interchange looks very beautiful and amazing. It is a two tier interchange opened for vehicular movement. It is located on the motor way of Tema. It has an underground tunnel and it makes it even more beautiful.
#3. Kwame Nkrumah interchange
This is one of the biggest interchanges in Africa. It is often known as 'Circle Dubai'. It is a three tier interchange located in the Greater Accra region of Ghana. It was commissioned in 2016 for public use. It is however estimated to have cost $260m.
#2. Sofoline Interchange
This interchange is less popular in the country. But very popular in Kumasi. It is undoubtedly one of the biggest interchanges in Ghana and also in West Africa. It links road from Sunyani/ Abuakwa/ Tanoso, Tech, Kejetia, and other high streets in Kumasi.
It is located in Sofoline in Kumasi. It is a two tier interchange and it looks very beautiful especially at night.
#1. Pokuase Interchange
Most of you did expected this to be surely the number one interchange in Ghana. It is located in Pokuase in the Greater Accra region. It is a four tire interchange. It was opened this year for vehicular movement. It is the biggest interchange in West Africa. It was commissioned to reduce traffic in the country.
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