Tag Archives: Teshie

Terminate Teshie Desalination Water Plant contract – PUWU demands

The Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU), has called for the termination of the Teshie Desalination Water Plant contract, arguing that the current state of the plant renders it unprofitable. Their demand comes regardless of a caution from operators of the water plant, Hydrocol, that the said termination will cost government about US $ 123 million. The Deputy General Secretary of ...

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Teshie residents bemoan ‘impassable’ roads, no street lights [Report]

Residents of Lascala at Teshie in Accra, are up in arms over the failure of the government to fix their pothole-riddled roads. According to them, an earlier report by Citi News had pushed the government to begin work on the road, which was abandoned weeks later. Caleb Kudah, who filed the first report three months ago, returned to the are ...

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Teshie residents throng streets to celebrate Homowo [Photos]

Men, women, children, kinsmen and the entire folks in and around Teshie in the Greater Accra Region are in a jubilant mode as they bring their annual Homowo festival to an end, amidst merry making. The festival will climax with street carnivals on principal streets in the area, which are expected to last over night.   During the occasion, seven flags ...

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Ledzekuku MP screens constituents ahead of Teshie Homowo

The Member of Parliament for the Ledzokuku constituency, Dr. Bernard Okoe Boye has organized a medical screening outreach programme for his constituents. The MP who is a medical doctor himself with his team screened over 700 people and also gave them drugs for free. Speaking to Citi News, Dr. Okoe Boye said the exercise was aimed at ensuring that his ...

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Ga Mashie celebrates homowo in grand style [Photos]

The people of Ga Mashie in the Greater Accra Region on Saturday celebrated their annual Homowo festival in grand style. The festival which means “hooting at hunger” was characterised by several activities such as the pouring of libation by the traditional authorities and the sprinkling of their traditional food; “Kpokpoe” amidst gunshots, singing and drumming. Led by the chief of ...

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GHc 320,000 completed CHPS abandoned in Teshie [Report]

Residents of Teshie Camp two in Accra have to battle dusty roads to access healthcare at the LEKMA hospital. This is because a GHc320, 000 Community-Based Health Planning and Services popularly called CHPS compound inaugurated by the previous government about a year ago is not operational. The facility has been left to rot while access to health care still remains ...

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