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Street Lights and Potholes: Seek Ye First

Posted by Business in Ghana on July 4, 2011

By Sydney Casely-Hayford,

Every year, we have a party of sorts.  The rains come down to stay for about two months and they invite their cousins, the potholes to join in the festivities.  This year is no different.

Everywhere in Accra there are roads with potholes of varying sizes, just waiting to destroy a shock absorber or two.  We run rivulets of precious water all around Accra.  Even the most visible parts, especially the most visible, like Nkrumah Circle are terrible spots of floods and debris floating around with no place to go except into choked gutters. Read the rest of this entry »

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