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25 striking photos from the opening of the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange

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Described as iconic and the highest and longest flyover in West Africa, Ghana’s newly constructed Kwame Nkrumah Circle Interchange in Accra was Monday evening opened to traffic to ease vehicular movement.
It was all excitement for the hundreds of Ghanaians who commute through the area daily to their various destinations as President John Mahama cut the tape to open the 1.2 kilometre flyovers which stretches from the Ring Road Central to the Awudome Cemetery.
Our photojournalist, Ayerkie Narnor who witnessed opening ceremony, captured these 25 memorable photos from the event for your viewing pleasure.
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Ghana’s first president Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s statue stands tall at the place
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Aspiring Member of Parliament for Korle Klottey , Ms Zanetor Rawlings
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Chief Executive of MASLOC, Sedina Tamakloe Attionu at the event
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Harry Zakour [R] and Dept Communications Minister, Felix Kwakye Ofosu witnessed the auspicious occassion
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President John Dramani Mahama delivering his address at the opening ceremony
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Seated next to the Chief Executive of the AMA, Okoe Vanderpuije [R] is Nigerian comedian, Osuofia
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President Mahama and other government officials capped the opening event with a selfie
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Some enthusiastic Ghanaians.
By Ayerkie Narnor|3news.com|Ghana

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