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Otumfuo Osei Tutu II

Asantehene, authorities join campaign to plant one million trees in Ashanti

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, has planted a symbolic tree at a ceremony in Kumasi,...

Education Ministry honours 12 SHSs in Ashanti

The Ministry of Education has presented Citations of Merit to 12 high-performing Senior High Schools (SHSs) in the Ashanti Region. ...
Covid-19 Vaccine

Second phase of COVID-19 vaccination exercise begins in Ashanti

The second phase of the COVID-19 vaccination exercise took off in the Ashanti Region on Wednesday, with an advice to those eligible to avail...
Dr Emmanuel Tinkorang

COVID-19: All set for second dose vaccination in Ashanti

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate has taken delivery of 153,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccines ahead of the second covid-19 vaccination exercise scheduled to...

DCI-Ghana, partners launch ‘She Leads’ project in Ashanti

Defence for Children International Ghana (DCI-Ghana), a child’s welfare NGO, is implementing a project to increase girls and young women’s influence in decision making...
Eye Orbis

Orbis International to promote eye care services in four districts in Ashanti

Orbis International, a non-profit organization transforming lives through the prevention and treatment of avoidable blindness, is set to promote eye care services in four...
Health review

Health review: Ashanti makes modest gains despite COVID-19 challenges

The Ashanti Region recorded improvement in most health indicators in 2020, achieving a significant 30 per cent reduction in maternal mortality. ...
Health Vaccination Otumfuo

COVID-19: Otumfuo takes his turn as GHS begins mass vaccination in Ashanti

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu, has taken the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine to pave way for mass vaccination against COVID-19 in the...

GRIDCO takes measures to improve power supply in Ashanti

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCO) is installing a 66MVA transformer at its Anwomaso Sub-station to boost power supply in Kumasi and its surrounding...
Electoral Commission

Counting of votes underway across 5, 089 polling centres in Ashanti

Counting of votes in the presidential and parliamentary elections has started in all 5,089 polling centres across the 47 constituencies in the Ashanti Region. ...
Politics Election Voters Ksi

Voting gets off to smooth start in polling centres across Ashanti

Voting to decide who gets the mandate of Ghanaians to govern the West African country in the next four years, got off to a...
Scrap Dealer Supports Over Ndc Agents

Scrap dealer supports over 9,000 NDC agents in Ashanti

Mr. Yakubu Tony Aidoo, a Kumasi based scrap dealer, has donated assorted drinks, bottled water, and biscuits to 9,939 polling agents of the National...
Person voting

Special voting underway peacefully in Ashanti

Voting in the ongoing special voting exercise ahead of the December 07 general elections, has been generally smooth and peaceful in the Ashanti Region. ...
Support Forestry Commission

Wiawso Paramount chief supports Forestry Commission with drones

The Paramount chief of Sefwi-Wiawso Traditional Area, Katakyie Kwasi Bumankah II, has presented two Mavic mini-drones to the Forestry Commission to help protect the...
Company Donation

Covid-19: MTN Ghana supports fight in some traditional areas in Ashanti

Mobile Telecommunications Network, (MTN) Ghana, has donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to two traditional authorities in the Ashanti Region to support the fight against...
yellow fever vaccination campaign

Over 440,000 expected to be vaccinated against Yellow Fever in Ashanti

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate is targeting to vaccinate 440,981 residents in five districts against Yellow Fever as it prepares to roll out the...
Afcfta Accra Headquarters

Regional events on AfCFTA – National Export Development Strategy begin Tuesday in Ashanti

The first of the regional conferences on the implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement and the National Export Development Strategy...
Nana Addo

President to inspect, inaugurate infrastructural projects in Ashanti

The President, Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo, would on Wednesday, November 4, begin a four-day working visit to the Ashanti Region to inspect and inaugurate some...

US Embassy supports Finance and Economics Clinic for Journalists

The Public Affairs Section of the US Embassy is supporting the next edition of the Finance and Economics Clinic for Journalists (FEC-J). The...
Bece Candidates

2020 BECE ends peacefully in Ashanti

The 2020 Basic Education Certificate Examinations (BECE) has ended at all centres in the Ashanti region. The examinations, which commenced on Monday, September 14, 2020,...

Over 1.1 million children to be immunized in Ashanti

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate is targeting to immunize 1,184,860 children below five years against Polio as it joins seven other regions for a...
Asantehene Petitioned Over Destruction Of Pramso Farmlands

Asantehene petitioned over destruction of Pramso farmlands

Some citizens of Pramso in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti, have petitioned the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, over the destruction of their...
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Accra or Ashanti – Who Wins 2020 TV3 Ghana Strongest Reality Show Competition?

Ashanti region representative, Prosper Dakora and Godfred Akobila have been highly listed as favourites to win this year’s 2020 TV3 Ghana’s Strongest Reality Show...
National Identification Authority (NIA)

NIA begins mop-up exercise in Ashanti

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has begun a mob-up exercise in the Ashanti Region to enable qualified Ghanaians who were not able to register...
Health Network Petition

Network petitions Health Directorate on shortage of ARVs in Ashanti

The National Network of Positive Persons have expressed worry over the shortage of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, which are meant to suppress Human Immunodeficiency Virus...
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UNFPA supports marginalised young people

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has presented packs of hygiene kits and emergency food supplies to Hope for the Future Generations (HFFG), a...
Dr Emmanuel Tinkorang

COVID-19: Confirmed cases in Ashanti now 2,957 with no new death

The Ashanti Region has not recorded any COVID-19 related death for almost one week despite an increase in confirmed cases within the period. ...
Covid Post X

COVID-19: Ghana’s death toll rises to 85

Ghana has confirmed 15 new COVID-19 deaths, increasing the country's death toll to 85. The latest update as provided by the country's health management body,...

Ghana confirms 72 more COVID-19 recoveries

Ghana has confirmed 72 more recoveries of COVID-19 patients, bringing the country's total recoveries to 2,070, the Ghana Health Service has announced. The country's total...

COVID-19: 30 health workers test positive in Ashanti

Thirty health workers in the Ashanti Region have so far tested positive for COVID-19 in their line of duty, Dr. Emmanuel Tinkorang, the Regional...