Yesterday, the Ahafo Regional Minister, Hon. George Boakye held talks with all the road contractors in the Region at his office.
The meeting provided to the Regional Minister an opportunity to elicit first hand information about the progress of work for the various road contracts in the Region.
Hon. George Boakye during his opening remarks was excited about the quick response the contractors gave to his call.
He assured them that they have his as well as President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s maximum support for a successful completion of the various projects.
The Minister further urged them to expedite work on the various projects since they were very dear to him and that of the good people of Ahafo.
The contractors on their part commended the Minister for such a strategic call and at the right time.
They took time and in turns to explain to the Minister some of the factors that were responsible for the numerous challenges they were facing at the various project sites.
Whiles most of them gave firm indications that they were returning to site immediately, the Minister reassured them that he was going to do a constant follow up on their plight at the various ministries that are in charge in order to ensure a smooth completion of the various road projects that are at various stages of completion.
In all, about 15 contractors were present at the meeting.