In accordance to the party, the assure to construct a dam in each village was a single of the plethora of highfalutin marketing campaign promise.
In a statement issued by the Communications officer of the NDC, Sammy Gyamfi, he stated the just one village, 1 dam policy was a single of the deceptive “claims of Nana Addo, intended for electoral obtain and not genuinely meant to be fulfilled.”
The young politician, for that reason, expressed worry that the region and taxpayers are now going to expend to develop the dams.
He included that the federal government on assuming business in 2017, Vice President Dr. Bawumia advised Ghanaians that the govt was unable to straight away deliver the dams, especially in the Northern area where they are most wanted, owing to the onset of the wet time.
“Just one topic that has unquestionably dominated conversations in the previous several days is the very poor high-quality of so-identified as Just one Village, A single Dam jobs created in the Northern aspect of the state. It has now emerged that in place of the tiny-scale irrigation Dams the NPP promised the people today, what they have furnished so far can very best be explained as dugouts or excavated ponds. In the Upper East Area for instance, government is stated to have concluded about 40 of these so called Dams (excavated ponds and dugouts) out of the 140 they were allotted in the yr 2018,” he said.
He stated investigations by the NDC reveals that the government requested for excavated ponds/dugouts and not dams.
“It is very clear from the foregoing that, a huge financial loss is getting caused the country through the ongoing deceptive 1V1D initiative. It is versus this backdrop that we contemplate it unfortunate for equally the President and his Vice to be participating in this kind of sophistry. We anticipate President Akufo-Addo to for after, provide some candour to bear on this make a difference as the main custodian of the people’s means,” Sammy Gyamfi noted.