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WARNING! VRA announces potential dam spillage of excess water

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4 days ago
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The Volta River Authority (VRA) says they are engaging relevant stakeholders in a potential spillage of excess water from the Akosombo Dam.

A warning notice signed by VRA’s Deputy Chief Executive in Charge of Services, Ing. Ken Arthur, to over 40 stakeholders, including the Minister for the Interior and all the assemblies within the dam’s catchment areas, indicated engagement is commencing in the immediate awaiting the possibility of spillage if necessary.

“The Volta River Authority (VRA) intends to commence engagements regarding the potential controlled spillage of water from the Akosombo Dam. This precautionary measure is crucial to maintaining the structural integrity of the dam and ensuring the safety of our communities,” the notice read.

It added: “We propose to engage you and the relevant team to discuss the potential implications, mitigative measures and information dissemination.”

source: Theannouncergh.com