Deadly Bridge Collapses At W/R
A deadly Footbridge linking Akwidaa old and the new Akwidaa town has been reported collapsed in the Ahanta West constituency.
Akwidaa is a big town surrounded by many villages under it
However, the above-collapsed bridge is the main road that ushers all the small villages to the main town.
Also, the bridge was built under the Acheampong regime for the people of Akwidaa to have access to the new Akwidaa township.
Meanwhile, the Chiefs and good people of Akwidaa organized communal labor to cut trees the replace the spoilt ones inside the bridge when the needs arise.
The Assembly to find a way to secure a new road for the people of Akwiwaa since the beginning of the bridge spoilage but there is not enough funding for the construction of that project.
And nobody cares about it while it’s dumped like that without usage.
But now all the bridges have been destroyed by the water and there is no way for the people of old and new Akwidaa.
The people of Akwidaa are pleading with the government to come to their aid and fix the bridge for them so that they can have access to other communities without any challenge.