These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

A new pollution index has declared Accra the world ultimate city of pollution.

Accra led the list of cities with a pollution index score of 102.13 whilst Beirut in Lebanon followed closely with 97.71. The list was published by Numbeo.com, a website that tracks several countries with respect to pollution, health, crime, among others.

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Surprising as it is, we are going to show you some pics which show how polluted some of the Accra City is.

1. These cattle feeding on a dumpsite in Accra would later end up as meat.

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

Cattle grazing in Accra

Sigh

2. Air pollution from burning at a refuse dump in Accra

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

Refuse dump in Accra

Pffft

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3. A slum in Accra

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

Accra Slum

Yes! People do live here

3. 6,500 Ghanaians die annually due to exposure to air pollution - WHO

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

An extensive dumpsite in Accra

Notice the plastic waste?

4. Water body full of rubbish

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

THIS IS ACCRA!!!

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5. The pic is of a boy who looks for recyclable items in the polluted areas

These pictures show why Accra is the world's most polluted city

Boy burning tire in Accra

Do you think Accra is really the world's most polluted city? You can also read about the 4 greatest fears of President Mahama.

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