Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

DCEAS THE government spends millions of cedis planting trees to protect the environment, the Aburi Botanical Gardens has rather come under serious threat, especially, its forest reserve, following the Akuapem South District Assembly’s decision to develop 23 acres of the land into an Assembly complex. (more…)

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Participants at the seminar listening with rapt attention the presentation by Mr. A.K. Armah.

Ghana has found oil and is producing in commercial quantities, but currently has a very weak system, in terms of capacity to clean-up when there is a major spillage, Mrs. Azara Al-Hassan Prempeh, Deputy Director – Legal Bureau of the Ghana Maritime Authority has observed. (more…)

In recent times, the issue of noise pollution has become of serious concern, especially, in built up residential areas and other communities in the country. To address the noise levels, ranging from residential and commercial to industrial areas, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the government wing responsible for the prudent management of the environment, has set out guidelines that come with permissible ambient noise for the aforementioned areas. (more…)