Manifesto – Roads

In the next four years, we will accelerate the expansion of road network by

  • Completing on-going road projects;
  • Commencing work on the dualization of all our major highways, beginning with the Accra-Kumasi highway;
  • Improving the network of roads between regional and district capitals;
  • Improving access roads to major health facilities;
  • Creating more road linkages between various communities, especially areas with significant economic potential such as the Shai Osudoku roads, Tema-Manhean-Bankuman-TOR-Aluworks-Kpone roads, and the Kpone-Michel Camp and Kwabenya-Kitase roads;
  • Dualisation of the Accra- Cape Coast- Takoradi Road
  • Dualisation of the Tema- Afienya Road
  • Construction of the Ekye Amanfrom-Donkorkrom Road
  • Constructing community roads in Mataheko, Russia, Soko, Peki and Zamramaline in Accra;
  • Improving road and drainage in our cities and towns including asphaltic surfacing, where necessary;
  • Continuing work on the expansion of the Accra-Tema Motorway and Interchanges;
  • Commencing work on two bridges over the motorway from Flower Pot Round-About on the Spintex Road into East Legon and from Klagon into Ashaiman;
  • Commencing construction of the Obetsebi Lamptey interchange;
  • Constructing an interchange at Pokuase in the Greater Accra Region;
  • Commencing construction of Accra, Kumasi and Tamale outer ring roads;
  • Completing work on the Eastern Corridor Road;
  • Remodeling the Western Corridor Road;
  • Continuing work on the Bolga-Bawku Road;
  • Continuing the improvement of roads in the cocoa-growing areas under the Cocoa Roads improvement programme;
  • Creating access and improving roads leading to major tourism sites such as the Kakum National Park in the Central Region, Wli Falls in the Volta Region and Lake Bosomtwe in the Ashanti Region;
  • Installing solar-powered traffic lights at selected junctions and providing road-line markings and appropriate road signs to improve traffic management and road safety.

 

 

In addition, we will

  • Continue to improve access to our rural communities, farms and other socio-economic centres by providing about 50 bridges on selected feeder roads which are rendered impassable during the rainy seasons;
  • Continue to improve the condition of the national road network and provide safe and reliable trunk road network by implementing the following road projects:
    • Tumu-Han (Upper West Region)
    • Chuchuliga-Sandema-Wiase (Upper EastRegion)
    • Navrongo-Chuchiliga-Tumu (Upper East/Upper West Regions)
    • Daboya-Mankarigu-Wiase (Northern/UpperEast Regions)
    • Dorimon-Black Volta (Northern Region)
    • Wa-Walewale (Upper West/Northern Regions)
    • Walembelle-Santijan (Northern Region)
    • Prang-Kintampo (BrongAhafo Region)
    • Karaga-Gushiegu (Northern Region)
    • Nkwanta-Oti Damanko (Volta Region)
    • Sakpiegu-Chereponi (Northern Region)
    • Juapong-Adidome (Volta Region)
    • Dodowa-Afienya (Greater Accra Region)
    • Apedwa-Bunso (Eastern Region)
    • Todome-Tongor Dzemeni (Volta Region)
    • Akwetey-Waya-Mafi Kumasi (Volta Region)
    • Asankragua-Mumuni Junction-Mumuni (Western Region)
    • Biriwa-Asafora-Nsanfo-Nkramofokrom (Central Region)
    • Waya-Akatsi (Volta Region)Wenchi-Sampa Phase III (Dibibi-Sampa) (Brong Ahafo Region)
    • Berekum-Nsawkaw Phase II (Brong Ahafo Region)