Tag Archives: Zoomlion

More processing plants needed to treat waste

President Akufo-Addo’s promise of making Accra the cleanest city in Africa may face some challenges because of inadequate waste processing plants in the country. The few existing ones mainly based in the capital, Accra, do not also have the capacity to process all the huge waste generated in Accra and its environs on a daily basis. In Accra, out of ...

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We’ll sue Zoomlion over possible ‘ghost names’ on payroll – YEA

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA), has directed Zoomlion Ghana Limited to furnish it with a database of some 45,000 beneficiaries under the agency’s sanitation module. According to the Agency, the directive is in line with a restructuring process to take inventory of all modules. Chief Executive Officer of the Agency, Justin Kodua, told Citi News that the sanitation module is the only one ...

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Youth Employment Agency to audit beneficiaries

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA), has ordered a comprehensive audit of all beneficiaries on its modules in line with a restructuring process. The Agency will also undertake the verification of the number of beneficiaries under the sanitation module, according to a memo sighted by Citi News, in following a management meeting in September 2017. As part of this, Zoomlion Ghana Limited is to furnish ...

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How mother defied the rain to take her 3 kids to school

This morning’s rains wreaked havoc for many Ghanaians living in Accra. Captured in this photo is a compelling scene of a mother of three making a precarious journey through the rains to take her children to school. She gets to a flooded area. It is a culvert built by residents of Nmai Dzorn, Zoomlion. The woman with a baby wrapped ...

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Nmai Dzorn residents lament pungent stench from Zoomlion HQ

Residents of Nmai Dzorn in the Adentan Municipality, are complaining bitterly about the pungent stench emanating from broken down waste collection trucks of Zoomlion Ghana Limited parked in front of its headquarters. According to them, drivers of these trucks leave them loaded with refuse over a weekend before it is towed away. They fear the the situation exposes them health ...

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Zoomlion cleans Hajj Village [Photos]

Zoomlion Ghana Limited, in partnership with the National Hajj Committee, has cleared refuse at the two Hajj villages in Accra and Tamale. The 16-day exercise saw personnel from the waste company scrub washrooms, desilt drains and clear the surroundings of weeds. The entire Hajj village was also fumigated to avoid insects and flies posing health danger to the Pilgrims. The ...

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GYEEDA report didn’t indict us – Zoomlion boss

The founder and Executive Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies Joseph Siaw Agyepong has said his company was not cited for any financial malfeasance in the report that exposed the mismanagement and corruption at the Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Agency (GYEEDA). According to him, the report did not make any adverse findings against Zoomlion. Some companies including Zoomlion Ghana ...

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Don’t label local businesses corrupt – Jospong boss

The Executive Chairman of Jospong Group of Companies, Mr Joseph Siaw Agyepong, has bemoaned the practice where local businesses that are doing business with the government are hunted down and labelled corrupt for no apparent reason. He said it was disheartening for Ghanaians, especially, a section of the media to deliberately attack indigenous companies because they chose to do business ...

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Zoomlion boss named Man of the Year at 2017 EMY awards  

The founder and Executive Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong has been awarded Man of The Year, Business(Magnate Award) at the second edition of the Exclusive Men of The Year(EMY AFRICA 2017 AWARDS) at the Kempinski Hotel-Accra. The award was in recognition of his contribution towards Business and Development in Ghana and Africa. Addressing invited ...

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Zoomlion supports First Lady to improve infant, maternal health

Zoomlion Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Zoomlion Ghana Limited, on Tuesday presented a cheque for GHc50,000 to the First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo, in support of her ‘Save a Child, Save a Mother’ project. The amount is the company’s contribution towards the completion of a maternity block for the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in the Ashanti Region ...

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