The Management of The Ghana Water Company limited (GWCL) has announced there will be disruption of water to the eastern part of the Greater Accra Region.
The development which will last a week works from Monday, September 14 to Friday, September 19th, 2020.
GWCL attributed the cause to the replacement of near 2 kilometres of a weak session of the main 42-inch diameter transmission pipe-line from Kpong to Tema.
The fault, it described in a news release, is which is creating loss of numerous quantities of water on day-to-day basis and also subsequently having a major effect on the quantities available for intake.
Consequently, clients in Accra, specifically in the eastern part of the metropolitan area are entreated to keep adequate water for consumption during the duration of shut-down.
The areas envisaged to be hard struck consist of; Afienya, Apallonia, Gbetsele, Ashaiman, Katamanso, Kakasunanka, AdjeiKojo, East Legon Trasaco, All the communities in Tema (Community 1 to 25), Free Zones enclave, Tema Enterprise zone, Dawhenya, Prampram, Spintex Roadway, Batsonaa, Coca-Cola Pop, Kasapreko, Manet, Lashibi, Klagon, Sakumono, and also bordering communities.
The lack, will certainly not influence the government’s covid-19 complimentary water reservoirs as it will still be loaded with water vessels to make it possible for customers fetch completely free.
“Management of Ghana Water Company Limited, wishes to assure the general public, that the necessary equipment, logistics and personnel required to execute the projecthave been secured and as a result can assure our cherished consumers that, barring any technical hitch, the project must be completed on schedule. The public is also assured, that supply will resume immediately the project is completed.”
Source: Ghana Waves