President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has Today, July 22, 2020 cut sod for the commencement of a new Regional hospital in the Eastern Region.
The new hospital is part of government’s recent undertaking to build six new regional hospitals to help in the fight of infectious diseases.
In addition to the regional hospitals, 88 new district hospitals will be built while some existing hospitals will be upgraded.
In this very case, the Koforidua Regional Hospital is what will be upgraded into the Eastern Regional Hospital.
The project, which will be the first phase, will be undertaken by Ellipse Projects and Tyllium.
It is budgeted to cost €70million.