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Dire air pollution situation at Korle-Boode; Accra demands immediate action

At first glance, it may seem like goldsmiths are burning to craft ornaments for sale, but a closer examination of the smoke...

Zoomlion doing a lot to curb air pollution – Sophia Lissah

Sophia Lissah, Group Head of Communications of Jospong Group Limited, the parent company of Zoomlion Ghana Limited has declared that leading...

More people may die from air pollution in Ghana – WHO warns

The World Health Organisation (WHO), has warned that that air pollution-related deaths are expected to rise in Ghana as urban population and vehicular numbers...

Ofankor-Nsawam road project: Residents struggle with air pollution

Residents along the Ofankor-Pokuase-Nsawam road, which is part of the Accra-Kumasi route, are grappling with severe dust generated by the ongoing road...

Joy Clean Ghana: Chorkor fishmongers expose children to air pollution

The activities of some fishmongers at Chorkor Mantsulumli and Alomo Junction in the Ablekuma South sub-metro of the Greater Accra Region have exposed...

Clean Air: MPs spearhead legislation to tackle rising pollution

Three Members of Parliament (MPs) are leading an ambitious charge to address the escalating air pollution affecting the nation.
harmattan or air pollution,

The Changing Climate: Whether harmattan or air pollution, why must we be concerned?

You probably have stopped applying so much lotion on your skin or ended the intermittent rubbing of lip balm on your lips,...

Ghana, Burkina Faso and Bangladesh among countries with worst air quality – 2023 World...

The 6th Annual World Air Quality Report, meticulously compiled by IQAir, has shed light on the concerning state of global air quality...

Northern Ghana to experience another bout of dust pollution – Ghana Meteorological Agency warns

If you live in Bolagatanga, Yendi, Nalerigu, or neighbouring areas, prepare yourselves for another bout of dusty air conditions as the Ghana...

Accra is Africa’s 10th Most Polluted City – 2023 World Air Quality Report

In the heart of Ghana, where the vibrant streets of Accra pulse with life, an invisible enemy is lurking in the air...

Jachiehene residents suffer air-borne diseases caused by dusty roads

The Chief of Jachie, Baffour Kwaku Amoateng IV, has called on the government to intervene and ensure the completion of a road...

Clean Air Fund partners Korley Klottey to design streets for cleaner air in schools

Air pollution is the second biggest threat to health in Ghana. Exhaust fumes from the transport sector alone are responsible for almost...

Health alert: Accra’s air quality is unhealthy, prioritise remaining indoors, says GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is advising the public especially those with respiratory diseases to prioritise remaining indoors amidst the deterioration in air quality in...

We will focus on improving air quality – AMA Health Director

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has announced that the 2024 Clean Ghana Campaign will focus on improving air quality in the country's...

Accra’s air quality tops global list, surpassing Delhi and Beijing

Ghana's capital Accra has claimed the unenviable title of having the world's worst air quality, outpacing cities notorious for pollution like Delhi...
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Meet the visually impaired PhD graduate who teaches at the University of Manchester [watch]

Gerald Arhin, who is visually impaired has defied odds and is now a PhD hold and also lecturer at the University of...

Man storms church with dogs to warn pastor, members over noise pollution [Video]

A video capturing a man's bold confrontation with pastors and their congregation during a church service has gone viral on social media,...

EPA sends important message to Ghanaians over polluted air

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has advised Ghanaians to use nose masks and reduce outdoor activities. The EPA in...

Business Lens Global – CEO speaks at Coventry University about urban air mobility

Dr Fidel Owusu Agyei, Chief Executive Officer and President for Business Lens Ghana and Africa represented Ghana at the Urban Air Mobility...

Ghana to get $1.5 million grant to tackle pollution

The World Bank says it has secured USS 1.5 million in grant for the implementation of actions aimed at tackling marine and...

Cement manufacturers cautioned to adhere to fair trade practices to safeguard industry

The Chamber of Cement manufacturers Ghana (COCMAG) has cautioned cement manufacturers and producers in the country to adhere to fair trade practices...
Volta River Authority

VRA bares teeth at Sentuo Steel over pollution

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has hinted at sending Sentuo Steel Limited, a Chinese company operating within the Tema industrial enclave, to...

EPA tracking source of chemical pollution in Tema Newtown

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is tracking the source of a suspected chemical substance that polluted the air in parts of Tema...

Let’s protect the ocean from Pollution – Akufo- Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says bold action must be taken to protect the ocean which produces 50% of the world's oxygen...

Parliament moves to ascertain allegation of dust pollution against cement factory in Weija

The Parliament Select Committee on Environment Science and Technology has paid a working visit to Panbros Salt Industries and Empire Cement, a...

22-storey building under construction at Airport collapses

A 22-storey building under construction at the Airport Residential Area adjacent the Association International School has collapsed. According...
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Beauty tips: 6 benefits of Moringa oil for skin, hair

Moringa oil comes from the seeds of the Moringa tree. These are extremely rich in phytonutrients and can make a great impact...

Amazing tricks to prevent hair loss

You might be taking extensive care of your skin, but if your hair doesn't complement your skin, then chances are you are...

Airlines take a step toward garbage-free flying

Back in 1972, the United Nations established June 5 as World Environment Day in an effort to raise awareness of the various...

What happens when you sleep with wet hair?

1. Know why you should not sleep with...

Bizarre mouthpiece allegedly turns polluted air into clean, mineral-infused air

Treepex is a portable barrel-like device that allegedly uses living tree cells compressed in replaceable cartridges to turn carbon dioxide into oxygen, emulating a tree’s...

The people selling canned air to China

Whether enveloped by the thick smog from factories or choked with invisible poisons from vehicle exhausts, many cities around the world are losing the...
James Kumbeni

Cyclist completes 815km from Bolgatanga to Accra

As the world continues to face issues of carbon emissions, exacerbating the impact of climate change, a cyclist has ridden 815 kilometres...

Ayawaso West Assembly battles alarming rise in Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

https://youtu.be/CwdIzbQWm1M In the Ayawaso West Municipality, a concerning health trend has taken center stage. Upper Respiratory Tract...

Heatwave is not a known Meteorological phenomenon in Ghana – Chief Forecaster clarifies

The Chief Forecaster at the Ghana Meteorological Agency (GMet), Felicity Ahafianyo, has stated that heat waves are not officially recognised as a...
harmattan or air pollution,

Brace yourself for the worst in coming days as Harmattan bites hard

If you abandoned your masks, it’s time to grab them as Accra earns the unenviable title of one of the cities in...

Use emissions tax to resource EPA – Gov’t told

University of Cape Coast Associate Professor Kofi Amegah, an expert in Environmental and Nutritional Epidemiology, has suggested that the government allocate the...

Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) invests in leading climate tech company KOKO as part of...

RMB (www.RMB.co.za) announced today a strategic partnership with climate technology leader KOKO, where it has acted as the lead mandated arranger and...

Israel-Gaza war: Israeli forces pushing into south Gaza

Israeli ground forces are pushing into southern Gaza, after three days of heavy bombardment. Initial reports from Israeli army...
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