Netherlands Embassy in Ghana features 22 year old Ghanaian Plastic warrior

  Ahead of Voltic Ghana Ltd launch of “iRecycle “Project on November 23,2018 in Accra, the  Netherlands Embassy in Ghana on Tuesday November 20,2018 featured  22-year old Ghanaian plastic-warrior and Executive Assistant at Coliba Waste Management Company, Prince Mortey,who has waged war against plastic pollution in the Ghana. 1 Prince…

Ghana’s integrated E-Waste Management Program to create 20,000 direct Jobs

    Government  expected to create 20,000 direct jobs with the establishment of an integrated e-waste recycling facility  at Agbogbloshie ,a suburb of Ghana’s capital ,Accra.   Finance Minister ,Ken Ofori Atta, presenting the 2019 budget statement in Parliament on Thursday said “the Integrated e-waste Management program has been launched and will, among…

Zoomlion, AMA, Cape Town collaborate in waste management for Clean Accra Vision

Zoomlion Ghana Limited and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) have collaborated with the City of Cape Town in South Africa to be able to feed into President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s mantra of making Accra the cleanest city in the sub-region. This effort by the two organizations having great interest…

Youth in Afforestation Job is high risk ,pay our allowance by next week else….
Beneficiaries of Youth in afforestation Program in the Eastern Region have given government a week ultimatum to pay their five months outstanding allowance arrears to avert a massive demonstration and subsequently  regional Sit-down strike.   “we are asking that all our unpaid arrears from July to September with some... Read more
Dep.Minister worry over high illegal logging in Volta Region
Mr Benito Owusu-Bio, the Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, on Wednesday appealed to Members of Parliament to support the Ministry to halt illegal chainsaw and mining operations, which pose serious threats to sustainable forest resources management. His appeal comes in the wake of the national fight against... Read more
Electronic waste reaches record high of 45 million tons
Only 20 percent of electronic waste was recycled in 2016, despite 67 nations having e-waste legislation. Electronic waste is expected to reach 52.2 million tons in 2021. Electronic waste rose to a record 45 million tons worldwide in 2016, a United Nations-backed study showed on Wednesday. The weight of... Read more
Gov’t high powered delegation to visit flood wrecked Tamale
  Government has constitute a high powered delegation to visit flood wrecked Northern Regional Capital, Tamale to assess the situation for emergency interventions by government. The delegation is expected to also visit the  bereaved families of two persons repprted dead as well as the hundreds of  residents displaced .... Read more
Koforidua High Court grants bail to Chinese illegal miners ;confiscates passports
The Koforidua High Court has granted bail to  three Chinese Nationals and three Ghanaian accomplices arrested for illegally mining at Denkyira near Nkawkaw in the Eastern region. The Court has however ,Confiscated the passports of the Chinese nationals .The six suspects were granted bail of Ghc30,000 with two sureties... Read more
Sale of galamsey washing machines ‘high’ despite efforts to end the canker
      The galamsey washing machines Sellers of machines used mostly by illegal small scale miners to extract gold from the ore, appear unfazed by the ongoing campaign to clamp down on the activities of the miners, popularly known as galamsey. Already, some galamseyers have surrendered some of... Read more
ICC must include water pollution as high crime against humanity  -groups
The International Community has been urged to include water pollution  as high crime against humanity  for perpetrators to be prosecuted by  International Criminal Court . This proposal was contained in a  statement issued by WACAM, human rights, environmental and mining advocacy non-governmental organisation (NGO) and Centre for Environmental Impact... Read more