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SOCIETY

Agenda 111: Henry Quartey Offers 13 Acres of Reclaimed Agbogbloshie Land For New District Hospital

About thirteen (13) acres of the reclaimed Agbogbloshie land has been offered for the construction of Ablekuma Central District Hospital as part of the implementation of the government's flagship project dubbed "genda 111" This was revealed by Mr Gabby Otchere Asare-Darko, following a site inspection exercise by the Agenda 111 team and the Greater Accra Regional Minister on Friday.

  1 months ago
Agenda 111: Henry Quartey Offers 13 Acres of Reclaimed Agbogbloshie Land For New District Hospital

SOCIETY

Police and Military storm Agbogbloshie market as they move traders to Adjen kotoku

Agbogbloshie as we all know is a very busy place, it contains huge number of traders in the country. The Accra Metropolitan Assembly, planning to make "Accra work again" has decided to move the onion market women from Agbogbloshie to Adjen kotoku. This is a first and good step close to the development of Ghana and Accra.

  2 months ago
Police and Military storm Agbogbloshie market as they move traders to Adjen kotoku

ENVIRONMENT

Ghana Should Learn From The June 3rd Disaster- Check Out How Flood Has Occured In Nkawkaw Township

This article is not meant for the advertisement of any product or either her career but rather to enlighten people about some eye-catching pictures of nkawkaw as the flood has taken over some people's working places. Before you start reading this article, press on the top right corner of the page to follow to get updated on each new and trending news across social media.

  20 days ago
Ghana Should Learn From The June 3rd Disaster- Check Out How Flood Has Occured In Nkawkaw Township

SOCIETY

From Live Bullet To Tear Gas: How Lessons From Ejura Saved ‘Stubborn” Scrap Dealers At Agbogbloshie

The entire country is still mourning the death of the two young men who were killed a few days ago at Ejura in the Ashanti Region by the live bullets of the military. At Ejura, the Military and the Police had no time to fire teargas to disperse the crowd.

  2 months ago
From Live Bullet To Tear Gas: How Lessons From Ejura Saved ‘Stubborn” Scrap Dealers At Agbogbloshie

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Tear Gas Fired as Joint Security Task Force Storms Agbogbloshie to Remove Tear Gas Fired as Joint Security Task Force Storms Agbogbloshie to Remove Onion Traders

A joint task force, consisting of the Police, Soldiers and Fire Service personnel have stromed Agbogbloshie in Accra to remove traders from the onion market. Occupants of the onion market at Agbogbloshie were given today as the deadline to vacate the area and settle at Adjei Kotoku, an area allocated for them by goverment.

  2 months ago
Tear Gas Fired as Joint Security Task Force Storms Agbogbloshie to Remove Tear Gas Fired as Joint Security Task Force Storms Agbogbloshie to Remove 
Onion Traders

POLITICS

Henry Quartey Sends Message To Ghanaians On Twitter

The Greater Accra Regional Minister has received so much attention this week. In a week that has seen so much new grabbing headlines, Henry Quartey has managed to steer to the top. He has been applauded by many for his charisma and determination to bring Accra to her glory.

  2 months ago
Henry Quartey Sends Message To Ghanaians On Twitter

MILITARY

Military and police, Joint security task force to be stationed at Agbogbloshie

For a peaceful stay at Agbogbloshie government has issued a joint task security task force, between the military and the police. The security service upon making sure that there is a peaceful transition of traders from Agbogbloshie to Adjen kotoku, did not go well after some unknown men decided to attack the security task force.

  2 months ago
Military and police, Joint security task force to be stationed at Agbogbloshie

SOCIETY

Tension: Scrap Dealers At Agbogbloshie Go On Destruction Spree.

Scrap dealers at Agbogbloshie have gone on rampage destroying properties belonging to the ruling political party. The headquarters of the party bore the brunt of the angry youth who stormed there and were seeing destroying part of the structure. Not only that, they were seen destroying sign boards belonging to the party as well.

  2 months ago
Tension: Scrap Dealers At Agbogbloshie Go On Destruction Spree.

SOCIETY

Traders In Agbogbloshie Resist Removal; Police Arrive There

Onion traders are expected to move to another place to sell today. Currently, they are being moved to another location to sell there but some traders have resisted going so Agbogloshie the police fired tear gas there after arriving. They also fired gunshots on their arrival at the market.

  2 months ago
Traders In Agbogbloshie Resist Removal; Police Arrive There

SOCIETY

Agbogbloshie Market Scrap Dealers Retaliate to Decongestion Exercise By ‘Attacking’ NPP Office

Ghana is currently seeing so much tension. The country is yet to overcome the Ejura killings which has drawn so much controversy. Today, Thursday, July 1, 2021, shots have been fired again. This time the shots were fired in Agbogbloshie market. It can be recalled that the Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey has started a decongestion exercise to free Accra of filth and overcrowding.

  2 months ago
Agbogbloshie Market Scrap Dealers Retaliate to Decongestion Exercise By ‘Attacking’ NPP Office

ENVIRONMENT

Why Agbogboloshie is ranked the most toxic place on planet Earth.

Agbogbloshie is exceptionally popular in Ghana for its market.However, it has attained world recognition since when a world ranking of the most toxic places on earth surfaced on the internet, where Agogbloshie was ranked at number 1.Why?and what has contributed to this?Well,Agbogbloshie is the second largest e-waste processing area in West Africa.E-waste, or electronic waste, contains toxic chemicals that are emitted into the ground, water and atmosphere when the electronics are broken down, burned and processed.

  5 months ago
Why Agbogboloshie is ranked the most toxic place on planet Earth.

SOCIETY

Agbogbloshie Scrap Dealers Crash With Joint Security Task Force

Some scrap dealers at the Agbogbloshie market today set fire on some parts of the street as a joint team of security personnel stormed the area to relocate them. The team which consist of the military, police and fire service personnel were led my the regional Minister of Greater Accra, Hon.

  2 months ago
Agbogbloshie Scrap Dealers Crash With Joint Security Task Force

SOCIETY

Police and scrap dealers in a 'fight' at Agbogbloshie market

SECURITY PERSONNEL AND SCRAP DEALERS CLASHED TODAY AT AGBOGBLOSHIE MARKET IN ACCRA . The scrap dealers at the Accra market started shooting security personnel who were carried out a plan of decongestion by the Accra coordinating council. According to the news report' the incident that happen today is originally meant to decongest the entire market that was going smoothly since morning before the scrap dealers attack the police officers.

  2 months ago
Police and scrap dealers in a 'fight' at Agbogbloshie market

SOCIETY

Scrap dealers burn car tyres to protect against their relocations to the Adjen kotoku Market.

With the help of our leaders our conjested markets are deconjested.One of this act has started in Agbogbloshie,Accra.The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council (GARCC) ordered the onion and scrap dealers to vacate the premises and relocate to the Adjen kotoku Market of which Thursday morning, July 1,2021 was the deadline.

  2 months ago
Scrap dealers burn car tyres to protect against their relocations to the Adjen kotoku Market.

SOCIETY

Onion Sellers At Agbogbloshie Have Asked Juju Man To Kill Me - Henry Quartey Boldly Reveals

Henry Quartey the Greater Accra Regional Minister has revealed that onion sellers at Agbogbloshie market have gotten a “Juju” man to have him murdered. The information reaching us indicates that, as per the minister, the activity of the unsettle traders is on the grounds that he plans to move them to the abandoned Adjin Kotoku site as a component of the “Let’s make Accra work movement.

  3 months ago
Onion Sellers At Agbogbloshie Have Asked Juju Man To Kill Me - Henry Quartey Boldly Reveals

SOCIETY

Millions Are Made From Agbogbloshie, But It's The Most Toxic Place On Earth

Agbogbloshie is an industial area in Accra.It is the second largest e-waste processing area in West Africa.It houses a massive electronic-waste recycling dump.E-waste contain toxic chemicals.These chemicals are into the environment when the electronics are broken down, burned and processes.Used technological products like washing machines, refrigerators, microwave ovens, vehicles, cell phones and computers are brought from different parts of the world to this area.

  5 months ago
Millions Are Made From Agbogbloshie, But It's The Most Toxic Place On Earth

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Scrap Dealers in Agbogbloshie acquire land at Teacher Mante after rejecting government's offer

Scraps delears in the Greater Accra Region who were affected by the demolishing of the onion market at Agbogbloshie have acquired a 50 acre land at teacher Mante in the Eastern Region of the country. The government initially made two offers available to them The government of Ghana offered them a land at Adjen kotoku, of which they refused.

  2 months ago
Scrap Dealers in Agbogbloshie acquire land at Teacher Mante after rejecting  government's  offer

SOCIETY

Check where Ghana lies amongst the top 10 most toxic places in the world

It’s a sad reality to see millions of people living in the most harmful environments on Earth. What makes it even sadder is that most, if not all, of the planet’s highly toxic places have been the result of human abuse on nature. Case in point, here are 10 of planet’s most polluted places:   1. Agbogbloshie, Ghana Agbogbloshie, in Accra Ghana, is the second largest electronic waste or e-waste processing area in West Africa. E-waste such as discarded electronics include refrigerators, microwaves, and televisions,

  5 months ago
Check where Ghana lies amongst the top 10 most toxic places in the world

SOCIETY

10 Most Toxic Places On The Planet: Agbogbloshie, Ghana ranks?

Agbogbloshie, in Accra Ghana, is the second biggest electronic waste or e-waste handling region in West Africa.E-waste, for example, disposed of hardware such us, coolers, microwaves, TVs, computer parts, etc lay around in this waste dump.

  5 months ago
10 Most Toxic Places On The Planet: Agbogbloshie, Ghana ranks?

SOCIETY

Finally Accra Is About To Work

Walking through the principal and minor streets of Accra shows that finally the National capital is working.All people selling along pavement walk way have been cleared on all principal streets.Gone are the days that the streets used to flow with hawkers all over but recent pictures from the streets indicate that the crowded streets are no more.

  4 months ago
Finally Accra Is About To Work