As part of the NDC 2012 manifesto?to upgrade the Volta Lake ferries, the government has acquired three fast-moving boats and two ferries for the use of communities living along the Volta Lake, President Mahama has announced.
The vessels, designed to carry 50 people and light goods, come with live jackets and are to be operated and managed by the Volta Lake Transport Company at Akosombo.
The procurement of the five vessels is seen as a life-line to commuters on the Volta Lake.
President Mahama made this known at a joint ceremony to inaugurate a modern maternity ward and a durbar of chiefs and people of Donkokrom in the Kwahu Afram Plains District of the Eastern Region.
Source: Andrew Nettey?