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  1. Ghana Government Urges Prudence As Water Made Free In Coronavirus Response

    7 Apr 2020- 09:47 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has advised Ghanaians not to embark on 'free water challenge' after President Akufo-Addo announced that government will absorb water bill for Ap ...

    Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:47

  2. Pan-Africa Survey Reveals Dissatisfaction With Governments' Provision Of Clean Water, Sanitation Services

    26 Mar 2020- 09:28 by Staff- Water Diplomat ACCRA, Ghana More than half of respondents to an extensive survey in 34 African countries say that their respective governments have failed in the provision of clean water and sanitation services. In 20 countrie ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:06

  3. Coronavirus: Water Riots In Ghana

    24 Mar 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web Pictures of a huge crowd made up of residents of Teshie in the Greater Accra Region fighting one another in a bid to get access to good drinking water has hit social media. This comes after water sh ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2020 - 10:12

  4. Ghana: Mining Pollution Of River Kills 25 Pigs

    12 Feb 2020- 11:56 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web The activities of illegal small-scale miners (galamseyers) in the town of Beposo in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti Region have resulted in the death of 25 pigs belonging to one Joseph Owusu. T ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 11:56

  5. SDGs As Investment Opportunities

    28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20

  6. Ghana Town Residents To Protest Water Supply Shortfalls

    1 Dec 2019- 13:35 by Local Press Report ASHAIMAN Ghana Web Residents of Ashaiman will Monday, December 2, 2019, embark on a demonstration against the Ghana Water Company to express their frustration over the failure of the company to supply them water. Ac ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:35

  7. 15 Additional Nations From Africa, The Middle-East, Asia, Latin America Show Interest In Joining UNECE Water Convention

    20 Nov 2019- 11:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has announced that an additional 15 countries have expressed interest in joining the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transbou ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:27

  8. Ghana Urges Implementation Of Ecowas Agriculture Protocol

    11 Oct 2019- 09:09 by Local Press Report ACCRA The Government of Ghana Ghana has called on West African countries to fully operationalise the ECOWAS Protocol of Transhumance, which is geared towards developing a more efficient pastoral industry to increas ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:13

  9. Veolia Will Treat Ghana Gold Mine Waste Water

    3 Jun 2019- 13:54 by Local Press Report ACCRA Veolia Veolia has signed a new contract with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, the world’s third largest gold producer. Veolia Ghana Ltd will be responsible for operating and maintaining all the water treatment plants fo ...

    Local Press Report - 06/03/2019 - 13:54

  10. World's Rivers Polluted By Antibiotics

    29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14

  11. Illegal Mining Hits Ghana Water Quality

    7 May 2019- 07:01 by Local Press Report ACCRA GhanaWeb Board Chairman of Ghana Water Company Limited and Member of Parliament for Effutu constituency Alex Afenyo Markin has reiterated calls on government to intensify the fight against illegal mining popul ...

    Local Press Report - 05/07/2019 - 07:01

  12. Academic Calls For Criminalization For Water Pollution In Ghana

    8 Apr 2019- 07:04 by Local Press Report CAPE COAST Ghana Web A University Don has called for the strict compliance of the enforcement of policies on pollution of water bodies and the prosecution of companies and individuals who pollute them. Delivering hi ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2019 - 07:04

  13. Ghana Water Company Chair Urges Government To Curb Environmental Pollution

    4 Apr 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web The Chairman of the Board of Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) and Member of Parliament (MP) for Effutu Constituency, Mr Alexander Afenyo Markin, has indicated that Ghana’s water bodies are drying u ...

    Local Press Report - 04/04/2019 - 11:19

  14. Accra Water Crisis Continues As Treatment Plants Remain Dysfunctional

    2 Apr 2019- 07:59 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web The current water crisis facing the capital is far from over as four out of 12 filters operating at the Weija Treatment Plant in Accra remains dysfunctional. According to Water Quality Assurance offi ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2019 - 07:59

  15. China-Constructed Boreholes Bring Clean Drinking Water To 500,000 Ghanians

    3 Feb 2019- 10:27 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghanaweb The Chinese Government has handed over 1,029 boreholes it constructed across 10 regions of Ghana to the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources to enhance access to potable water by rural communiti ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2019 - 10:27

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