Weija Dam

Weija Dam is a dam on the Densu River which supports the main water treatment plant for Accra in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. It is operated by the Ghana Water Company.This supplies about 80 percent of the potable water for the entire city of Accra and its surrounding environs.[1][2][3]

Weija Dam
Location of Weija Dam in Ghana
LocationWeija, Accra, Greater Accra Region
Coordinates5°34′11″N 0°20′39″W
PurposeMunicipal water supply
Operator(s)Ghana Water and Sewerage Company
Dam and spillways
ImpoundsDensu River


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