Water supply in the North-Eastern parts of Accra has been interrupted as a result of power outages.
According to the Ghana Water Company Limited, Power supply to the Dodowa Booster Station has been curtailed thereby affecting cables that pump water.
A press release signed by Communication Director of GWCL, Mr Stanley Martey, assured residents engineers are working to rectify the problem to restore the water supply.
PRESS RELEASE: 28th October 2019
CONTACT: Stanley Martey- Chief Manager (PR/Communications)
TELEPHONE Nos: 0244 336180 / 0264 336180
INTERRUPTION OF WATER SUPPLY TO NORTHEASTERN ACCRA
The Management of Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL), wishes to inform the general public, that Power supply to the Dodowa Booster Station has been curtailed following the destruction of some electrical cables that feed the Booster Station with power. As a result, Ghana Water Company Limited is unable to pump or supply water from the Dodowa Booster Station which serves the North-Eastern Part of Accra.
Management of GWCL, therefore, wishes to inform members of the general public as well as institutions or organisations within the affected areas to bear with the situation, while Engineers work around the clock to rectify the situation.
Communities that are likely to be affected include; Dodowa, Frafraha, Adenta, Ogbojo, Madina, Ashaley Botwe, Adjirinano, East Legon, Agbogba, Haatso, Atomic, Ashongman, Dome, and other surrounding communities.
Management of GWCL wishes to assure the general public that GWCL Engineers are working together with GRIDCo to rectify the situation and water supply will resume as soon as repair works are completed.
Management of GWCL regrets the inconvenience caused to the consuming public.
Source: therepublicnewsonline.com/Felix Nyaaba