After 15 years of implementing the Millennium Development Goals, Ghana has been scored high marks by the international community for meeting the MDGs. But concerns remain basic amenities needed to sustain human life are out of reach for too many people in rural Ghana.
Joy news’ Joseph Opoku Gakpo takes a tour of some rural communities in Ghana and reveals the shocking state of schools, water sources and life in general in such areas in the documentary, “Jungle Poor.”
“Jungle Poor” airs on Monday 12th October, 2015 at 6:30pm on the Joy news channel on Multi TV.
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