Sanitation and Water Resources Minister
December 9, 2021

Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Cecilia Abena Dapaah told Parliament on Thursday, December 9, 2021 that next year’s budget has made provision to provide new water supply facilities to eight communities in the Wulensi constituency.

According to her, her Ministry would carry out project through the Community Water and Sanitation Agency.

The minister further noted that six out of the eight communities namely; Kukuo, Garikpe, Padual, Kpayanis, and Chichayi have been provided with boreholes facilities. Again in accordance with the policy direction at her time, the facilities were handed over to the District Assembly for management by the Water and Sanitation Management team.

“Mr. Speaker, over time, some of the systems have broken down, due to failure to maintain those water supply facilities, and in view of population growth the functional water facilities cannot meet the current water demand.

She was answering a question from the Member of Parliament for Wulensi lawmaker Abukari Dawuni wanted to know measures taken to address the perennial water affecting

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