Otumfuo Osei Tutu II designed this regarded on Monday, 28th September 2020, when President Akufo-Addo paid a courtesy contact on the Asantehene at the Manhyia Palace, at the commencement of a 3-day doing work stop by of the Ashanti Region.
Addressing a durbar held in honour of the President, the Asantehene thanked the President for his continual stop by to Manhyia, both as leader of the opposition in advance of the 2016 elections and as President of the Republic.
To this stop, he stated that “Your fantastic will work in an office environment will talk for you likely ahead into the election. We, in Asanteman, remember, we do not overlook. Asanteman will, hence, remember your superior functions on election working day. All I can give you is prayers and blessings.”
Even though Chiefs and classic rulers are not to have interaction in partisan politics vote, the Asante noted that “we vote. We will vote centered on the fantastic works of the candidate.”
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, hence, urged President Akufo-Addo to direct his communicators and data dissemination equipment to “Convey to Ghanaians specifically what his Governing administration has completed and what is staying finished” in their respective communities, in the run-up to the December elections.
1,824 tasks in Asanteman
On his section, President Akufo-Addo thanked the Asantehene and Asanteman for the heat accorded him and his delegation on their arrival at Manhyia.
He explained that the purpose of his go to is formally to introduce himself, when all over again, to Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, as the New Patriotic Party’s presidential candidate forward of the December elections, and to find his blessings for the contest.
The President also applied the opportunity to introduce all of the party’s forty-7 (47) parliamentary candidates from the Ashanti Location and appealed for the assist of the Asantehene and Asanteman so the social gathering can annex the 3 remaining constituencies, Asawase, Ejura Sekyedumase, and Sekyere Afram Plains, which eluded the bash in the December 2016 polls.
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Touching on his record in business, President Akufo-Addo explained to the Asantehene that advancement, under his tenure of office environment, has been dispersed equitably to all pieces of the state.
In the Ashanti Region, for instance, the President indicated that a overall of 1,824 assignments are becoming carried out, out of which 774 have been done and 1,050 are even now ongoing.
He told the Asantehene that there are 604 tasks in the training sector, 92 in health, 151 highway jobs, 606 in the h2o and sanitation sector, 1 in aviation, and 1 in the ports sector.
The Boankra inland Port Project, which has been on the drawing board for various a long time, according to President Akufo-Addo, is established to acquire parliamentary approval in November, with the $330 million funding essential for its building now secured by govt.