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.
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.
2. Air pollution from burning at a refuse dump in Accra
3. A slum in Accra
Yes! People do live here
3. 6,500 Ghanaians die annually due to exposure to air pollution - WHO
Notice the plastic waste?
4. Water body full of rubbish
THIS IS ACCRA!!!
5. The pic is of a boy who looks for recyclable items in the polluted areas
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