A sod cutting ceremony was held yesterday, November 29 by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for the construction of 120 homes in the Upper East Regional capital of Bolgatanga, ABC News can report.
The project, named Rock Estates is situated in Pusunamungu about 15 minutes drive from Pwalugu would consist 4 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 bedrooms detached and semi-detached houses.
This is the second time the President has cut a sod for a housing project by the rejuvenated State Housing Company under the current Management. The first one was in August last year in Kumasi where President Akufo-Addo cut sod for the construction of the J. A. Kufuor Estate.
Work is progressing steadily on the project.
The housing project is expected to create more than 3,000 job opportunities in the Bolgatanga enclave.
The President was accompanied by the Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, the Works and Housing Minister, Hon Samuel Atta Akyea, the Upper East Regional Minister among other dignitaries.