Byline: Cindy Dilys Asamoah
Residents of Teshie Demo, a suburb of Accra have accused the Military Academy and Training School (MATS) of turning their (residents) backyard into a septic waste disposal site and raising in the process serious health and environmental concerns.
The reckless act according to Public Agenda's independent checks is in clear violation of the city authority's regulations regarding liquid and solid waste disposal. The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), according to our checks, has not given any approval for the area to be used for open waste disposal.
Residents say the unbearable stench from septic waste deposited routinely on the …