The Ministry of Roads and Highways acting through the Ghana Highway Authority has provided alternative routes to motorists plying the Doli road in the Bole District of the Savannah region.
The diversion is necessary as a significant washout occurred at Doli in the Bole District, 25km away from Sawla on the N12.
According to reports from the Savannah Region the washout was caused by a broken dam by the side of the Road.
The road is the only link between the south of the country and the Upper West region.
The Ministry of Roads and Highways in a statement has assured motorists and residents that, engineers and a technical team from the ministry are working diligently to address the situation as quickly as practicable.
Meanwhile, the ministry on has urged motorists from Wa and its surroundings travelling to the South to turn off at Sawla and use the Sawla – Fufulso road to connect the N10 (Techiman -Kintampo Road).
It further added that, Motorists going to Wa from the South, should use the Techiman- Kintampo Road and turn off at Fufulso junction and use the Fufulso -Sawla road to Sawla and subsequently to Wa and beyond.
Motorists from Wenchi to Wa are to use the new Longoro to Kintampo Road on the N10.
Below is the statement