Ministry of Roads and Highways

GOVERNMENT’S ROAD PROJECTS Government continues to vigorously prosecute its agenda on improving the road network in the country. Please find below a Regional breakdown of these major Roads.
GREATER ACCRA


1.KWAME NKRUMAH INTERCHANGE
2. AWOSHIE–POKUASE ROAD (project includes the construction of14 schools, a modern lorry park and a market at Anyaa) 3. GIFFARD ROAD to improve mobility between 37 Roundabout and the La Beach Road
4. BURMA CAMP ROAD PHASE 1 which will link the Giffard road to the Spintex Road around the Flower pot Junction.
5. BURMA CAMP ROAD PHASE 2 to link Burma camp and Teshie link around LEKMA Hospital
6. SPINTEX ROAD BYPASS to help ease congestion on the Spintex Road and Tetteh Quarshie Interchange.
7. BOUNDARY ROAD/GULF HOUSE LINK between America house Junction and Madina Social Welfare.
8 GANG OF FOUR ROADS-The NDC government has also moved to complete the gang of four roads which were started but had made little progress under the NPP due to lack of dedicated funds. About GHC 400 Million has been spent to complete these roads as captured in the table below (this excludes the Sofoline interchange in Kumasi)

ROAD

LENGTH

STATUS

ACHIMOTA-OFANKOR

5.7KM

99%

TETTEH QUARSHIE-MADINA

4.6KM

93%

MADINA-PANTANG

5.6KM

98%

N1

13.6KM

100%

 

9. OTHER ROAD PROJECTS IN GREATER ACCRA

The table below provides a status update on some other road projects being undertaken in the Greater Accra Region as of October 2013

ROAD

STATUS

Rehabilitation of Dome-Kitase Road

20% complete

Rehabilitation of Ashongman, Haatso and Agbogba Estate Roads

20% complete

Prampra-Anyanam

17% complete

Ashaiman- Oyibi

20% complete

 

10. Based on this solid performance and track record, government is finalizing plans to construct more Roads and interchanges within Accra and its outskirts beginning 2014. These include:
•         Accra-Tema Motorway rehabilitation and expansion project with a modern interchange at the Tema Round-about.
•         Construction of a flyover and vehicular interchange over Accra-Tema Motorway at Teshie Link
•         La Beach Road project(Accra-Tema)
•         A modern interchange at Kasoa to ease traffic


 
 EASTERN REGION
The table below provides a list of Road projects being undertaken in the Eastern Region as well as their status as of October 2013

ROAD

STATUS

REHABILITATION OF ANYINAM-KONONGO/ NKAWKAW BYPASS CARRIAGEWAY NO.1 (15.3KM)

COMPLETED

REHABILITATION OF ANYINAM-KONONGO ROAD, NKAWKAW BYPASS CARRIAGEWAY NO.2(15.3)

99%

NSAWAM-APEDWA ROAD(9.3)

98%

KOFORIDUA –BUNSO(22KM)

75%

SUHUM-ASAMANKESE(53.8KM)

40%

NSAWAM ABURI

13%

OTERKPOLU-ODUMASE

5%

CONSTRUCTION OF SEVEN BRIDGES (LOT1:ABOUBU,BIRIM,ASUBONI AND OCHI)

100%

 

Engineering studies on the Rehabilitation of the Adomi Bridge have been completed and a ferry to enable motorists use a diversion to be created through Senchi is currently under construction in the Netherlands. Work will soon start on the project as the contractor is currently mobilizing.
 
 
3. VOLTA REGION
1. EASTERN CORRIDOR ROAD
Work is progressing steadily on the Eastern Corridor Road. The project is divide into four parts as shown in the table below;

ROAD

PROGRESS

RECONSTRUCTION OF ASIKUMA JUNCTION-HOHOE ROAD(46KM)

4.4%

RECONSTRUCTION OF DODO PEPESU-NKWANTA(46KM)

22%

RECONSTRUCTION OF NKWANTA-OTI DAMANKO(58KM)

20%

OTI-DAMANKO-NAKPANDURI ROAD(209KM)

WORK TO START END OF DECEMBER,2013

 

2. OTHER ROAD PROJECTS IN THE VOLTA REGION
The table below shows other road projects and their status

ROAD

STATUS

HOHOE TOWN ROADS

100%

KETE KRACHI-BUYA PHASE 1 AND 2

100%

CONSTRUCTION OF HO-FUME ROAD PHASE 2(4OKM)

70%

CONSTRUCTION OF KPANDO-WORAWORA DAMBAI ROAD PASE 3(70KM)

82%

CONSTRUCTION OF BAME-DZOLOKPUITA-KPEDZE RAOD(16.5)

25%

UPGRADING OF HO-ADIDOME(65KM)

38%

REHABILITATION OF AKATSI-AFLAO RAOD LOT 2,AGBOZUME-AFLAO SECTION(19.8) AND AKATSI BYPASS(7.2)

84%

METRIKASA-HAVEDZI

13%

GOLOKWATI-WLI-HOHOE

90%

ASIKUMA JUNCTION-KPEVE

15%

 

CENTRAL REGION
The following project are ongoing in the Central Region.

ROAD

STATUS

TWIFO PRASO-DUNKWA ROAD (25KM)

3%

ASSIN FOSU-TWIFO PRASO ROAD

57%

RECONSTRUCTION OF ESSIAM TOWN ROADS

48%

MANKESIM-ABORA DUNKWA

30%

AMANFUL-NYAKROM-NKUM

4.0%

BREMAN ASIKUMA-AMANFOPONG

21%

 

WESTERN REGION
1. REHABILITATION OF THE AGONA JUNCTION-ELUBO ROAD (110KM)-commenced in January, 2013.Lot 1(30km) is 14.23% complete, Lot 2(50km) is 14.22% complete and Lot 3(30km) 7.7% complete.
2. OTHER ROADS
The table below shows other major road projects in the Western Region and their level of completion

ROAD

STATUS

RECONSTRUCTION OF TARKWA-BOGOSO-AYAMFURI (94.4KM)

92.60%

REHABILITATION OF AYAMFURI-ASAWINSO ROAD LOT 1 AND 2(52.2KM)

SITE CLEARING AND EARTH WORKS BEGAN IN MAY 2013

SEFWI WIAWSO-AKONTOMBRA(10KM)

61%

ELUBO TOWN ROADS

51%

BENCHEMA-OSEIKOJOKROM

25%

JUABOSO-BODI-AKONTOMBRA

20%

 

NORTHERN REGION   
The table below shows the status of road projects in the Northern Region under the NDC government.

ROAD

STATUS

BUIPE-TAMALE

75%

RECONSTRUCTION OF FUFULSO-SAWLA ROAD,FUFULSO-LABARANGA SECTION(80KM)

37%

RECONSTRUCTION OF FUFULSO-SAWLA ROAD,FUFULSO-LABARANGA SECTION(67)

43%

UPGRADING OF WALEWALE-GAMBAGA ROAD

25%

TAMALE-SALAGA

25%

TAMALE-KUMBUNGU

20%

DABOYA-MANKARIGU-WIASE

20%

NYANKPALA-TOLON

50%

 

UPPER EAST REGION

ROAD

STATUS

NAVRONGO-TUMU(25KM)

88%

BOLGA-BAWKU

10%

MISIGA-KULUNGUGU

10%

SANDEMA-WIESI

5%

REHABILITATION OF BOLGATANGA-BONGO,WINKONGO-TONGO&NAVRONGO-TONO ROADS

 

57%

CONSTRUCTION OF SEVEN BRIDGES(LOT 2:KALANGA,SISSILI AND NANPENI

100%

 

UPPER WEST

ROAD

STATUS

NADOWLI-LAWRA-HAMILE

55%

WA-BULENGA & WA-DORIWON

33%

CONSTRUCTION OF STEEL BRIDGES OVER RIVER KUDAGE ON SOMBISI-TANTALE(WA-WALEWALE ROAD)

30%