Three persons who appeared in the Abeka Sanitation and Motor Magistrate Court of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) pleaded guilty to loitering and were fined GH¢360.00 each.
The other two persons who pleaded guilty of the offense were granted bail to reappear on December 7.
The accused persons are Adjoa Adam, 35; Lydia Mensah, 30; Tackie Tewiah,41; Elizabeth Nsobila,18; and 38 year old Kwesi Aryeh. On November 22, they were caught on the spot dumping refuse at Tema Station enclave by the Osu Klottey Sub-Metro Sanitation Taskforce which was on a special operation that night.
According to the Metro Director, Matts Yingura, “The OsuKlottey Sub-metro has been facing a huge challenge from unscrupulous persons who always empty their garbage on the street especially at the Tema Station enclave”.