President John Mahama, who indicated at the sod cutting for the start of the project that on completion of the first phase, the road will be open to traffic
President John Dramani Mahama is to partially open the Kwame Nkrumah Circle Interchange to motorists come Friday, August 7, 2015.
A visit to the Kwame Nkrumah Circle reveals that two of the flyovers at the Interchange, are ready and would be opened to traffic to motorists when the President visits on Friday. President Mahama will also inspect the €74.88million project which is being jointly financed by the Brazilian Government and the Government of Ghana.
The Kwame Nkrumah Circle is a key intersection in the major road network in Accra.
It carries about 84,000 vehicles a day and constitutes a key bottleneck in the major road network that links the suburban areas of Accra to the central business district.
Another picture of the flyover to be partially opened
The three tier interchange which started in 2013 when completed this year (2015) will transform the Kwame Nkrumah Circle into a pedestrian and motorist friendly zone with linkages to various suburbs in Accra.
President Mahama resumed work Monday, August 3, 2015, after taken a seven-day break.