Entries by Majeed

Sanitation Ministry develops mobile App to clean Ghana

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has organised a three-day technology competition, aimed at developing a mobile application that could help solve the country’s sanitation challenges. Dubbed, the “Sanitation Hackathon,” the competition brought together programme developers, Information Technology specialists and sanitation advocates, to come up with digital solutions on how to effectively and efficiently […]

Sanitation ministry gears up for hackathon

Cecilia Dapaah is the new Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources The Ministry for Sanitation and Water Resources in partnership with the World Bank is gearing up for this year’s Sanitation Hackathon. The Hackathon brings together IT professionals to develop a technological solution to problems within a specific timeline. This year, the Sanitation Ministry seeks […]

Shop owners and drivers praise GAMA for addressing flooding at Mallam Junction

Shop owners, traders, trotro and taxi drivers at Mallam Junction Ecobank have praised the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA), Sanitation and Water Project for constructing a drain to curb the perennial flooding in the area. According to some traders, shop owners trotro and taxi drivers ghanamps.com caught up with during a rain storm on Monday […]

Deployment of Sanitation Brigade begins next month

Mr Michael Dzato (3rd left), Deputy Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources interacting with Mr Jonathan Slater (left), Prize Manager of the IMC Worldwide at the workshop in Accra. Those in the picture includes Mr Mawuena Dotse (4th left), a Consultant of the Maple Consult and other officials. A nationwide deployment of sanitation brigade is […]

Mallam-Kasoa road reopened to traffic

The section was closed to traffic on May 1, this year, to make way for the construction of a drainage. The opening of the road came as a huge relief to road users who had to endure the inconveniences caused by hectic vehicular traffic when sections of the road were blocked. At a point, the […]

GAMA-SWP launches door-to-door household toilet campaign

Accra, June 8, GNA – The Greater Accra Metropolitan Area – Sanitation and Water Project (GAMA-SWP) has launched door-to-door community engagement programme to ensure that every landlord at Akweteyman and its environs gets toilet facility in their homes. The programme, with the overall objective of increasing access to improved sanitation and water supply with emphasis […]

Mallam Junction road to be closed April 30

Engineers working on the Mallam Junction road have announced that portions of the road will be closed for a 50 day work on the 500 metre double cell culvert to reduce the perennial flooding on that stretch. The work which will begin from April 30, 2018 for major drainage work on the road has been […]