Cleanliness is next to godliness

Prof. Frimpong-Boateng clarifying some points raised in his address to media personnel. Picture: EBOW HANSON

This is a project expected to be completed within the span of 2 years. It is an initiative by the government of Ghana to correct the improper disposal of electronic waste. As well as, its challenges to our health and the environment.

The Agbogbloshie E-waste Recycling Facility is a project implemented by the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI). In collaboraton with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and some private entities.

The Agbogbloshie e-waste burning site has been described as one of Africa’s biggest e-waste dumpsites in recent times. It has also been cited among the top 10 most polluted sites in the world – Hence the need for a better and safer control of waste.

BIBLICAL REFERENCE

Philippians 4:8 – “Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.”