The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has announced that there will be an interruption of water supply to the eastern part of the Greater Accra region between September 14 and September 20, 2020.
In a statement issued by GWCL, this interruption will enable their engineers to work on a 2 kilometres weak session of the pipeline from Kpong to Tema.
The affected areas for interruption include Afienya, Apallonia, Gbetsele, Ashaiman, Katamanso, Kakasunanka, Adjei Kojo, East Legon Trasaco, All the communities in Tema (Community 1 to 25), Free Zones enclave, Tema Industrial Area, Dawhenya, Prampram, Spintex Road, Batsonaa, Coca Cola, Kasapreko, Manet, Lashibi, Klagon, Sakumono, and surrounding communities.
Meanwhile, GWCL urges affected areas in Accra, especially consumers in the eastern part of the metropolis to store enough water for consumption during the period of the shut-down.
“Management of Ghana Water Company Limited wishes to assure the general public, that the necessary equipment, logistics, and personnel required to execute the project have 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.”
“GWCL deeply regrets the inconvenience that the interruption will cause but pleads with consumers to bear with the situation since the project is meant at improving on services to the public.”