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President Nana Addo Cuts Sod For Multipurpose Dam !
Posted by admin on 29th November 2019

On Friday, 29th November, 2019,the President of the Republic of Ghana, his excellency, Nana Addo cut a sod for the construction of the $993 million Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and Irrigation Project, which, upon completion, will be the single, largest investment ever made by any Government in the Northern sector of the country. It is in fulfillment of a pledge the New Patriotic Party made to the Ghanaian people.

The Pwalugu Multipurpose project will consist of three main components, namely the construction of a 60 megawatt hydropower plant; a 50 megawatt solar farm; and the establishment of an irrigation scheme covering an area of some twenty-five thousand (25,000) hectares.

The president was also at Pusunamungu, in the Upper East Region, where he cut the sod for the construction of the Rock Estates affordable housing project, being undertaken by the State Housing Company.