Tapa Abotoase residents demonstrate over lack of social amenities

By Kweku Antwi Jnr

Hundreds of residents at Tapa Abotoase in the Biakoye District of the Volta Region have demonstrated against lack of social amenities in the community which is affecting them.

The community lacks portable drinking water, good roads, good lorry parks and markets.

They said the poor and insanitary conditions along the lake in the community which serves as a source of drinking water poses health dangers to them.

Most of the demonstrators were market men and women, driver unions and some residents.

They blocked some roads in protest against the government’s inability to provide them with these social amenities.

He said all efforts to get the assembly fix these challenges have proved unsuccessful so they had no option than to hit the streets with the protest.

Latest news from Prime News Ghana