President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo today begins the first phase of his 2019 nationwide tour.
The five-day tour which will be the third to be embarked on by him, since his assumption of office is in line with his overall objective of obtaining firsthand knowledge of developments and ongoing projects across the country.
The tour will take him to the Western North, Bono East and Ahafo regions and as part of the visit, the President will commission completed projects, cut sod for the construction of several projects.
Addressing journalists in Accra yesterday, the Minister of Information, Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, said the tour would also afford the President the opportunity to engage traditional leaders, citizens and participate in durbars.
In addition, the President would be expected to participate in town hall meetings with identifiable groups and opinion leaders.