Views: 236 22/03/2020 At pusiga, the Capital of the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region, open defecation is still going on, but a particular hous...
At pusiga, the Capital of the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region, open defecation is still going on, but a particular household toilette there attracts the attention of those who know the importance of Sanitation.
It was owned by a community member, Agosim Richard, popularly known as Mr Rich.
He is also the Deputy Youth Organizer for the NDC party for the area.
In an interview, he told the Bridge News that he is a sort of human being who believed in doing everything rightly.
And he wants to be respected by society, and so he needs to have a dignified place of convenience.
When asked, he said the entire area around the house can also use the facility freely as his impact to improve sanitation in the community
He went on to say that for now, the community is shiting just in an open around his house and the papers they use to clean comes into the house.
He said he wants his visitors and people who visited the community to feel dignified using the facility.
To this point, he urged the entire community to take their sanitation seriously in order to prevent themselves from diseases.
The facility contains three toilettes with one bathroom.
“What I have spent there could be used to buy a small car yet I chose to do the toilette with the money because I value sanitation”.