Litter Accumulation in Khartoum - Ola Alsheikh

Al-Abbassia Ditch

The inhabitants of Al-Abbassia North in Omdurman are suffering litter accumulation and sanitation waste water in the in Al-Abbassia ditch. They are also facing a sewage problem , as this untreated waste has leaked into neighborhood`s main surface water drainage ditch . A healthcare center located in the same neighborhood has also contributed to this problem as its waste water also leaking into the same ditch , which is blocked causing accumulation of a combination of dangerous pollutants.
Despite the inhabitants strenuous efforts to stop this environmental disaster , their complaints and help seeking efforts were not successful