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Dirty Water

Sanitation Ministry Gets US$1.5 Million to Improve Water Supply

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has received an allocation of 1. 5 billion dollars to enhance the delivery of water supply...
Rehabillation Water

Over 200,000 Ghanaians Will Benefit from Peri-Urban and Rural Water Supply

Cabinet has approved the implementation of peri-urban and rural water supply project in 450 locations in Volta, Eastern, Greater Accra and Ashanti regions. The water...
Prisons Water

Koforidua Prisons lacks continuous water supply

The Koforidua Prison’s water situation is growing worse due to broken-down machines and the inability of the Ghana Water company to constantly supply them...
Assembly Project

Residents in Sunyani Denied Water Due to Durbar Grounds Construction

An on-going construction work on a multi-purpose ‘Victoria Park’, the reshaping and taring of its adjoining roads at the Area One suburb in the...
water

Manso-Atwere Community Gets Portable Water Supply

The Local Council of Churches at Manso-Atwere in the Amansie West District has rehabilitated the broken down water systems in the community to resume...
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Ethiopia inaugurates model water supply, waste management project

In the Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector in Ethiopia, a model water supply, sanitation and waste management system was launched on Saturday...
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Water supply hit by drought in Ghana

Water supply in Ghana's capital and other parts of the country has been hit by effects of ongoing drought in the country, state-run water...
Illegal Miners

Gov’t Of Ghana Poised to spend $100m to reclaim destroyed lands

Government is poised to spend 100 million dollars to reclaim lands destroyed by activities of illegal miners in the country through the Multi-sectorial Mining...

Ghana Gov’t Committed To Elimination Human Trafficking – Minister

Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister for the Interior, has stated that government remained obliged to ensure the complete elimination of human trafficking in the...
Protea Hotel, Takoradi

Upper West Dubai Near Completion

The Lloyd’s Ville Hotel located in the Jirapa District of the Upper West Region has been opened to the public ahead of the official...
Kpong Water Supply Expansion Project in Ghana

Ghana risks water supply stress despite abundant resources

Although Ghana attained 80 percent national water coverage two years ahead of the Millennium Development Goals target date of December 2015, the country's water...
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EIB drives water project in Senegal

On the side-lines of the World Bank Annual Meetings in Washington, the Republic of Senegal and the European Investment Bank (EIB) signed today a...
Volta Vicharles Hotel

Volta Vicharles Hotel found in illegal water connection

The yet-to-be confirmed one-star Hotel allegedly connected a hosepipe bypassing the GWCL metre to a reservoir at a construction site of the Hotel annex. Mr...
Repaired borehole

Nawule Water Supply System To Be Improved

Mr George William Somiah, the District Chief executive (DCE), announced this at a fund raising event at this year’s "Nawule Baye Boe" Festival. Ezinlibo, Ndumesuazo...
GWCL

Irregular water supply linked to Illegal mining

The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has attributed the irregular and shortages of water supply, being experienced by many, to the activities of illegal...
Portable drinking water

Minister tours water expansion projects

The project, under the construction of ARDA-GRUP Limited, is to improve water supply at Akim Oda and its environs in the Birim Central Municipality. Mr...

Winneba Water Supply Project Nears Completion

The 370,000 residents of the area would benefit from the 35 million dollar project which was started last year. This was made known when...
Portable drinking water

South African president pledges water supply amid severe drought

"While approximately 2.7 million households or 18 percent of the total national population are affected by the drought disaster, interventions are in place to...

Africa pledges to modernize water, sanitation infrastructure

The executives, who spoke at the Africa Water Association (AFWA) scientific and technical council meeting held in Nairobi, said that upgrade and expansion of...

85.1% Ghanaians don’t have access to safe and private toilets

She explained that out of the 85.1 per cent; 60 per cent of the people are without toilets and shared toilets, while six per...
A local resident carries barrels of water on his motorbike in Baringo, northwest Kenya, March 12, 2015. Residents of Baringo county are experiencing extreme cases of hunger as a result of the long periods of drought in Kenya. According to Kenya's Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru, a total of 1.6 million people in arid and semi-arid parts of Kenya are in danger of dying as a result of hunger. (Xinhua/Simbi Kusimba)

AU calls for partnership in improving water supply in Africa

This came on Monday during an event dubbed "Partnership meeting for implementing the African Water Vision 2025" at the AU Headquarters in Ethiopia's capital...
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Kenyan foundation to boost water supply in counties

Executives said the foundation will finance 10 large scale water projects in 10 counties where the commodity is scarce. "We are not only critically...
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US $300 million invested in Mozambique by Islamic Development Bank

The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has invested about 300 million U.S. dollars in social and economic areas in Mozambique, since the country joined the...
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Development partners contribute $1.6 million in aid to Namibia

In the past 10 years, Namibia has received about 19 billion Namibian dollars (1.6 million U.S. dollars) in aid from development partners among them...
Water

Desalination project improves water supply in Ghana

The world commemorates World Water Day on Sunday, March 22, and residents of Teshie and Nungua, both suburbs of the national capital, will be...
Alhaji Collins Dauda ?Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing ?

Ghana hits its target for water supply

Ghana has achieved 85 per cent urban water coverage which exceeds the projected 76 per cent target ?by 2015, the Minister of Water Resources,...
Afigya-Kwabre District Assembly

Assembly continues to scale up education

The Afigya-Kwabre District Assembly has scaled up its education development effort - providing senior high schools (SHS) in the area with the needed structures...
Open Defecation

Stakeholders assess water and sanitation situation in U/E

Open defecation in the Bolgatanga Municipality continues to be a bane to quality water supply to the people, Mr Aaron Aduna, Basin Officer of...
WHO

Analysis of strengths and challenges in WASH

Global efforts to provide improved water and sanitation for all are gaining momentum, but serious gaps in funding continue to hamper progress, according to...
Unilever

Unilever Commitmented To Helping 25m People

The management of Unilever has announced a commitment to help 25 million people gain improved access to toilets by 2020, as part of its...