Kwamena Duncan, the central regional Minister has predicted that Ghana may soon start importing water if care is not taken concerning the fight against illegal mining.
According to him, illegal mining popular known as galamsey is destroying the various water bodies in the country and if the government didn’t win the fight and then Ghana may starting importing water in next few years to come.
“If we choose power over destruction which is going on, it may not augur well four us. So, we should be careful with our power. It won’t slip through our hands but we shouldn’t sit unconcerned for our lands and water bodies to continue to destroy”, Mr. Duncan said..
“The possibility looms that, if we don’t take the necessary measures quickly and save these things, it won’t take long before we start importing water into the country”, he added…