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Kotoko team not distracted by court case

Comment: Ashanti airport runway renovation fraud

The mask
2015-05-30 07:32:33
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Kotoko team not distracted by court case

I have always believed that every region ought to have a local airport but $23 million for a runway is totally outrageous.

It is said that 1 kilometer of asphalted two lane road costs $400,000 in Ghana which is the highest in West Africa. Assuming that the runway is 4 times as wide and only 1 km long that should be $1.6 million dollars. Assuming that the runway had a base of reinforced concrete similar to American highways that should put the total cost at not more than $4.5 million dollars. Labor costs are 20 times cheaper in Ghana.

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