By Caleb Kuleke, GNA
Ho, Oct. 03, GNA – The Volta Regional House
of Chiefs has called on government to fix the deplorable road networks to save
lives and boost economic activities.
They said the poor nature of roads in the
Region was adversely affecting lives and economic activities of the people.
The chiefs made the call when the Regional
Minister, Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, called on the House during its general
meeting to formally introduce the Deputy Regional Minister, Reverend Johnson
Avuletey, to members.
The chiefs said the roads were in bad state
and became inaccessible during downpours, requiring pragmatic measures to fix.
They lauded the Minister’s quick response of
getting the Avetime-Amedzefo road fixed when the Technical Senior High School there
had an accident on that stretch.
They appealed to the Volta Regional
Coordinating Council to support the House with a generator to avoid erratic
power supply when it is in session.
Dr Letsa assured the chiefs of government’s
commitment to ensure that the road networks were improved for accelerated
The Deputy Regional Minister thanked the
House for its continued support to the Coordinating Council