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Ghana demolishes homes in bid to fight worsening flooding

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admin | 2010-10-05 06:34

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Date of publication: 2010-10-04

Associated Organization: Reuters

Themes: Poverty and vulnerability, Water

Regions: West Africa

Countries: Ghana

Summary:Hundreds of families in the Ghanaian capital have been forced to leave their homes over the past year as the government demolishes structures built on waterways in a bid to avert perennial deadly floods.

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