The Minister of Interior Ambrose Dery says his outfit will collaborate with the Works and Housing Ministry to address the perennial flooding in the country.
The Minister's comment comes on the back of the recent flooding in the country, especially in Accra.
Appearing before the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament, Dery said his outfit will work with Ministry of works and housing to address the flooding menace
He also added that he will work with the Finance Ministry to assist NADMO in the recent flood menace
Meanwhile, the National Disaster Management Organization NADMO, has advised the public to take precautionary measures during heavy rains.
The recent heavy downpour in the capital has resulted in the death of 12 persons in two weeks,5 people were confirmed dead on April 7, 2019, whiles 7 persons were recorded by NADMO after the heavy downpour yesterday April 14, 2019.
Meanwhile, the Ghana Meteorological Agency has warned of a heavy downpour in the coming days. NADMO which is vested with the responsibility of managing disasters in the country said it cannot do so much than to advise the public to take precautionary measures as the rains emerge in the coming days
In an interview on Starr News, the Public Relations Officer of the organization, George Ayisi said :
- Accra: 5 confirmed dead after flooding -NADMO
- Accra flood: NADMO retrieves 7 bodies after Sunday's downpour
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