Hon. Simon Osei Mensah, Ashanti Regional Minister
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah says NPP government will next year commission some 25 hospital projects in the region.
The hospital projects according to the Minister formed government’s commitment to providing access to quality and affordable health care delivery in the region.
He revealed that, the 25 hospital projects include the Afari Military Hospital, Sewua Regional Hospital, the five VEMED District policlinics, and some of the Agenda 111 projects
The Minister in an interview with Captain Koda on the Kumasi based OTEC 102.9 FM’s morning show Nyansapo on Monday December 12, 2023, said , he is certain the Akuffo Addo led government will complete the hospital projects in the region in 2024
He emphasized that, no government in the fourth republic has constructed more health facilities in the Ashanti Region than the N Akuffo Addo government.
The Minister noted that, in all the NPP government has embarked on some 32 projects in the health sector in the region alone.
He revealed that, although they’ll not be able to complete all 32 projects as envisioned, by the government but was quick to add that, “it will be a great achievement for a government to complete 25 hospitals in a single region”