Suhum (E/R), Sept 30, GNA – The Suhum
Municipal Assembly has honoured the late President Prof. John Evans Atta Mills
and other prominent citizens of the area by naming streets in the Municipality
It was explained that the late
President played a role to ensure
thatthe bypass which connect the Suhum/Koforidua road to the Suhum Town/Hospital road was
constructed after being on the drawing board for over 40 years.
Speaking to the GNA Mr Samuel Fletcher
Kwabi, the Municipal Chief Executive, said
the bypass named ‘’HE. PROF. E. A MILLS BP’’ has helped ease congestion
He said the project, which was estimated at
Gh¢ 14,000,000.00, was constructed at the cost of GH¢178,000.00 because of the
use of local materials.
Other people honoured through the street
naming exercise by the Suhum Municipal Assembly include , ‘’Hon Awuku Darko’’ street named after the
former Presiding Member of the Assembly,’’Nana Ayeh Kofi St’’,named after the
chief of Suhum ‘’Amoah Awuah St’’, ‘’Air Marshal Bruce St’’, named after the
former Air Force Commander.
The Assembly has named every street in Suhum
ahead of the street naming deadline.