Category: Sanitation

MONTHLY CLEAN-UP EXERCISE BY STAFF OF THE ASSEMBLY

Staff of the assembly was able to sweep the streets, gutters, clearing of weeds along the main road, weed around the Akrofuom Area Council, The Health Centre, Lorry Park through to the Methodist church in the district.

DISINFECTION/FUMIGATION EXERCISE FOR 2022

Zoomlion Ghana is mandated to undertake the following Disinfestation and Fumigation Exercise (National Malaria Control Program {NAMCOP) and Sanitation Improvement Package (SIP) in the district every year.

REPORT ON OPEN DEFECATION IN AKROFUOM

The Akrofuom District Assembly through the Environmental Health Unit in collaboration with the Assembly members in their electoral areas has instituted sanitation taskforce to monitor and make sure the community is clean, safe and prevent outbreak of sanitation related diseases in the communities.

PROMOTION/EDUCATION OF HOUSEHOLD LATRINES-CLTS

The dependency on public latrines by residents in the district has existed for a very long time. This situation is very unfortunate since the provision of public places of convenience is not intended for house-hold use.

REPORT ON STRAY ANIMALS ARREST AT KOKOTENTEN

The Environmental Health and sanitation unit of the assembly upon receiving several numerous complaints from the community has embarked on stray animals arrest in collaboration with the Assembly members and committee within the District.

REPORT ON DISINFECTION/FUMIGATION EXERCISE FOR 2022

Fumigation exercises were carried-out in all the four quarters of the year 2022 respectively. Disinfestation and Fumigation Exercise had also been carried-out successfully in major communities district-wide; Yaa-Dome and Betenase, Ampunyase and Kubi, sikaman and Mensonso, Fenaso-Nkwanta, Adamso Takyikrom, Nkoransa, Mprakyire, Akrofuom, Brofoyedru, Adjeikrom, Amoakokrom, Master nkwanta, Egyafo,Alata and Wamase Townships.