Oti: Akufo-Addo opens yam, cassava processing factory

Oti: Akufo-Addo opens yam, cassava processing factory

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has today, Thursday, 9 September 2021 opened a GHS10 million yam and cassava processing factory, operating under the government’s 1-District-1-Factory initiative.

CH Global Limited is a state-of-the-art factory located at Addo Nkwanta, in the Krachi East District of the Oti Region.

The factory processes an average of 120 tubers of yam per hour, resulting in 60 bags of processed yam chips and yam balls.

The coming on stream of the cassava production line, in the course of next year, will result in the processing of some 700 metric tons of cassava per year.

In all, the factory employs a total of 254 people.