President John Mahama, has again assured the people of the Ashanti region that government will fulfil its promise to build a Jewelry village for the region.
The jewelry village will be situated at Tepa in the Ahafo Ano North district.
The Ashanti region is known for its mining capabilities and the Omanhene of Tepa Nana Adusei Ampem, has already allocated a 40 acre land for the village to be built.
This has the potential to create jobs and also earn the country some foreign exchange.
The establishment of the Village is a major Manifesto promise.
President Mahama, gave the assurance when he addressed a rally at Tepa, Sabronum and kunso.