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PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO COMMISSIONS €37.6 MILLION UPPER EAST REGION WATER SUPPLY PROJECT

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 5th August 2022, commissioned the €37.6 million Upper East Region Water Supply Project, as part of his tour of the Upper East Region. According to President Akufo-Addo, “the Upper East Region Water Supply System will provide the people of Bolgatanga, Navrongo, Paga and its […]

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Klottey-Korle benefits from 421 households toilets—Minister

Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, Cecilia Abena Dapaah has told Parliament the Klottey-Korle constituency has benefited from four hundred and twenty-one (421) One-House-one toilet scheme introduced as government’s flagship projects. According to her the scheme has so far provided 305,360 low-in-come population within the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) Sanitation and Water project funded […]

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Open Defecation: Pupils in Assin Fosu refuse to go to School….as Classrooms turn into Lavatory, lovers joint

The Assin Fosu Municipal Education Director, Ms. Mercy Akua Lissar has registered her displeasure over the incessant use of some classrooms in the municipality as defecating, smoking and lovers’ joint by some unscrupulous persons in the area. According to her, the pupils are forced to use contact hours to scrub human excreta and condoms before […]

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Artisans undergo training in ‘urine divert dry toilet’ technology

The Ho Municipal Environmental Health Department has provided training to 16 local artisans in the construction of urine divert dry toilet (UDDT). The beneficiaries were selected from 16 Open Defecation Free (ODF) communities within the Municipality, where the UDDT project was being piloted and were awarded with certificates. The Ho Municipal Assembly with funding from […]

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World Bank impressed by Ghana’s GAMA, GKMA SWPs

The World Bank group is impressed by the implementation of the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) and the Greater Kumasi Metropolitan Area (GKMA) Sanitation and Water Projects (SWPs), Ousmane Diagana, Vice President, World Bank Western and Central Africa Region, has said. According to a report by the Ghanaian Times, Diagane  said this during a visit […]