Previous President John Dramani Mahama has portrayed government’s eager plan 111 medical clinic projects as an “reconsideration.”
Mr. Mahama keeps up with the emergency clinic activities won’t be finished before the NPP leaves office.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday [August 17, 2021] cut turf for the initiation of work on 88 of the 111 emergency clinic projects.
He said the clinics under the public authority’s eager Agenda 111 activities will be finished inside year and a half.
The president additionally revealed that every one of the medical clinics will cost $16.88 million.
President Akufo-Addo additionally clarified that $12.88 million will be for the development of the emergency clinics and $4 million for clinical gear.
So far sites have been identified for 88 of the 111 hospitals, and after cutting the sod, work on the other 87 sites will also commence today [Tuesday].”
“The acquisition of the remaining 13 sites will be completed shortly for work to begin. Each hospital is being constructed at a cost of $16.88 million, i.e. $12.88 million for construction and $4 million for medical equipment, and all the hospitals are to be completed in 18 months and works will begin on the regional and other hospitals in the latter part of the year.”
He in this way communicated his good faith that the task will turn into a distinct advantage in the country’s wellbeing area.
In any case, talking on GBC Radio in the Upper East as a feature of his thank-you visit through the Region, Mr. Mahama said the public authority expected to show something for every one of the borrowings, a motivation behind why it has left on this venture.
As per him, there is no straightforwardness about the development of the ventures.
“It is just an untimely idea that unexpectedly they understood that they should do some framework and Agenda 111 has been invoked with no straightforwardness concerning how the cash for the activities will be acquired.”
“Is it will prompt really acquiring when we as of now have an undeniable level [of debt],” he addressed further.
Mr. Mahama, who is on a cross country visit, likewise noticed that the public authority was at this point to show obligation to existing ventures like the Bolga Central Hospital.
“Government ought to deflect its psyche and attempt to complete a portion of those ventures including a portion of those that they, when all is said and done, have started.”