By Buba Gagigo
The Banjul City Council (BCC) has called for the urgent repair of the Main Ring Canal in Banjul amid its recent breakdown.
“It has been brought to the attention of the City Council that the Main Ring Canal is not functioning and has affected some areas of the City, which has resulted to stagnant water all over, especially at Tobacco Road.
“The City Council, especially the Office of the Mayor, is aware of the health risk and very much worried of the consequences that the stagnant water can cause.
“As the situation is appealing and needs urgent attention the City Council has contacted the relevant authorities, and urges them to contact the contractor responsible Gai Construction Enterprise to remedy the situation,” BCC said in a statement on Monday.