For Immediate Release:
BUIPE AND YAPEI BRIDGES REOPEN
The Ministry of Roads and Highways and the Ghana Highway Authority wishes to inform the general public that the Buipe and Yapei Bridges in the Northern Region will be open to vehicular traffic on Friday 22nd December 2017.
Only vehicles NOT exceeding the allowable load limit will be allowed to use the bridges.
Vehicles approaching the bridges will be weighed at the Jema Weigh Station near Kintampo and the Yapei Mobile weigh van before allowed on the bridges.
The Ministry through the Ghana Highway Authority wants to assure the general public that, traffic will be managed to ensure safety of the general public.
Motorists travelling to and from the Northern Sector of Ghana are therefore advised to adhere to directional and safety signs that will be placed at appropriate sections.
The Minister of Roads and Highways.
THE NEWS EDITOR