July 12, 2012

Construction works on the Limann Reception Center at Gwollu is expected to be completed by the end of September this year.

The reception building has been completed leaving the museum and car park at 60% rate of completion.

The Minister of Tourism Hon. Akua Sena Dansua made this known on the Floor of Parliament when answering a question was asked by the Sissala West MP, Haruna Bayirga when the reception center under construction will be completed.

She stated that the scope of work encompasses the construction of the museum, reception building and car park, with the Department of Rural Housing as consultants.

She said the previous contract was terminated in 2007 after the contractor, MESSRS EF Construction Development Project failed to complete the work on scheduled.

She added that the contract was re-awarded to MESSRS Wass (Gh) Limited on 20 October 2011 at a cost of 185,750.00 Ghana Cedis.

Hon. Dansua added that the Limann reception center is being constructed with the name aimed for promoting tourism in the Gwollu Traditional Area which has tourism sites that needed to be developed.

Kwadwo Anim/GhanaMps.gov.gh