Plastic waste “crisis” partly contributed to June 3 disaster – Report

Plastic waste partly contributed to June 3 disaster The Report of the June 3 Committee set up to investigate the cause of the 2015 flood and fire disaster has revealed plastic waste in Accra contributed to the tragedy. The report said the country’s plastic waste situation had reached a “crisis…

Experts discuss ways to deal with rising water pollution

  The first ever ‘science café’, which provided the platform for environmentalists, sociologists and research scientists to discuss effective ways to deal with the growing water pollution has ended in Kumasi. It was organized by the College of Science, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in response to…

Minister urges students of hygiene to see waste as wealth

Mr Michael Yaw Gyato, the Deputy Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources has urged students of School of Hygiene, Korle-Bu, to be creative and take advantage of waste in the country to create wealth. He said it was imperative for the students to inculcate the habit of entrepreneurial skills in…

Ghana: Put temporal ban on small Scale mining – Prof.Martey
 The Immediate past Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Very Rev Prof. Emmanuel Martey has waged into the outcry on illegal gold mining activities in Ghana with a clarion call on  government to temporarily ban small scale mining for effective policies and regulations to be formulated before the... Read more
Concerned Citizens of Talensi Call for Expulsion of Shaanxi Mining Ghana Ltd
Concerned Citizens of Talensi (CCT), a group made up of Assembly members, opinion leaders and youth of the Talensi District, have called for the expulsion of Shaanxi Mining Ghana Limited from the district. The call was made at a Press Conference organized by the group in Sheaga, where lots... Read more