Some concern citizens in Ashaiman on the 3rd October, 2023 stages a demonstration against the government for neglecting to fixed Ashaiman roads.
The turnout of the demonstrators was very impressive and massive, looking at how most of the youth in Ashaiman participated in the demonstration.
It started very peacefully, but it got to a point there was a little bit understanding between the protestors and the police because the protestors decided to passed through Ashaiman main market but the police disallows them.
The protestors stayed at Ashaiman traffic light for more than 2 hours, to chant, sing and dance to show-forth their displeasures.
One of the organizers of the demonstrators Hon freeman an assembly member in Nii KORMETTEY electoral area led the demonstrators to present a petition to the Municipal chief executive of Ashaiman,Hon Albert Boakye Okyere.
In the content of the petition it was captured that Ashaiman roads contract of 21 kilometers was diverted to Tema in 2017.
The municipal chief executive for Ashaiman Municipality, Hon Albert Boakye Okyere set records set that Ashaiman roads construction was diverted to Tema before 2016 elections, not 2017.
He charge all the media men to go the urban road to investigate about was he said and bring their finding out.
He told the media that they can quote him anywhere that the diversion of Ashaiman roads wasn’t in 2017.
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