Akufo-Addo tasks ministers to quickly address spate of road accidents  



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President Nana Akufo- Addo has expressed concern over recent spate of road accidents, and the ensuing deaths and injuries.

He has consequently tasked the Ministers for the Interior, Roads and Highways, and Transport to meet and come out with proposals immediately, to address the problem.

“I am very concerned about the recent spate of road accidents, and the ensuing deaths and injuries. I have asked the Ministers for the Interior, Roads and Highways, and Transport to meet and come out with proposals immediately, to address this critical issue in order to improve the safety of our roads,” the president posted on his Facebook Tuesday.

The rise in road accidents in the country has been a major concern to many Ghanaians, who have called for immediate steps to stop the trend.

Dancehall queen, Ebony and two others died last Thursday at Mankraso in a tragic road accident.

Four passengers lost their lives on Tuesday when a Sprinter bus lost control and rammed into a concrete at Taifa Junction in Accra.

Scores of people had lost their lives in road accidents prior to these latest incidents, raising concerns.

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