Following Citi News’ report on the illegal operations of a tomato processing factory at Kuntunse, activities of the company has seized.
According to residents for the past five days, the company has not been operating a situation that has brought some relief to them.
The residents first raised concerns over the possible long term health hazards, following the improper disposal of waste by a Chinese firm producing tomato paste there.
Citi News investigations revealed that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had ordered the company to stop production.
Citi News’ Naa kwaamah Siaw-Marfo and Philip Nii Lartey have more in this report.