President Akufo-Addo will today, October 16, 2023 visit and solidarize with victims of the spillage from the Akosombo Dam.
He is expected to visit the districts severely hit by the unfortunate situation.
The Communications Director at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin who made this known, said the President will be joined on the tour by members of the Inter-Ministerial Committee, which has been set up to coordinate government’s response to the flooding and help bring relief to those affected.
“The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will on Monday, 16th October 2023, visit the districts severely hit by the floods occasioned by the spillage of the Akosombo Dam. The President will be joined on this tour by members of the Inter-Ministerial Committee, which has been set up to coordinate Government’s response to the flooding and to help bring relief to those affected. The President arrives from his 4-day official visit to the United States this evening” the Facebook post said.
Flooding caused by the spillage has forced many communities in the north, south, and Central Tongu districts of the Volta Region to evacuate, leaving them with no choice but to try and salvage what is left of their belongings.