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New Juaben South tackles perennial flooding with improved drainage systems

The New Juaben South Municipal Assembly (NJSMA) in the Eastern Region has commenced the construction of vast drainage systems across the municipality to help...
Tarkwa slaughter house

Complete abandoned slaughterhouse project-Koforidua meat sellers

Meat sellers in Koforidua in the New Juaben South Municipality of Eastern Region have called on city authorities to facilitate the completion of the...
Immigrants Arrested

Nineteen suspected Nigerian immigrants arrested at Akuse

Ghanaian security officals have arrested 19 Nigerians, believed to be illegal immigrants, in the Akuse District of the Eastern Region. Briefing the Ghana News...
FILED - The logo of the human rights organization Amnesty International is pictured in Berlin. Photo: Sebastian Kahnert/dpa

AI Ghana unveils project to end school-based sexual abuse

Amnesty International Ghana, in collaboration with the Ghana Education Service (GES), has launched a project aimed at ending Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) in...
Nana Abegya III

Chief offers land for school project

Nana Abegya III Chief of Kofisah and Krontihene of Adoagyiri near Nsawam in the Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality of the Eastern Region has offered a vast...

Government ought to promote local rice consumption – retailers

Rice sellers in the Asene Manso Akroso District of the Eastern Region have expressed dissatisfaction about low patronage of locally produced rice and have...
water shortage

Okorase residents cry over acute water shortage

Residents of Okorase in the Akuapem North Municipality of the Eastern Region say the acute water shortage in the area for the past three...
Gospel musician donation

Yvonne Asamoah-Tawiah donates to Eye of the Lord orphanage

A UK-based Ghanaian Gospel musician, Yvonne Asamoah-Tawiah, last Saturday through her YAT Ministries Foundation donated some items to support the running of the Eye...
AstraZeneca vaccinations

Akyem Wenchi Salvation Army SHS staff take COVID-19 jab

Staff of Salvation Army Senior High School (SHS) in Akyem Wenchi in the Denkyembour District of Eastern Region have taken the COVID-19 jab in...
Salvation army church presenting 50 bags of cement to salvation army SHS at Akyem Wenchi in the Eastern Region

Akyem Wenchi Salvation Army SHS receives school materials

The Salvation Army Church has donated 50 bags of cement to Salvation Army Senior High School at Akyem Wenchi in the Denkyembour District of...
Bunso Arboretum

Bunso Arboretum: an exceptional tourist site in the Eastern Region

A GNA feature by Bertha Badu-Agyei/Millicent Tamakloe The Eastern Region is undoubtedly one of the tourist hubs in the country endowed with popular and striking...
Road Infrastructure

Odumase Krobo to enjoy more improved roads

Mr Seth Kwame Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, has said several road infrastructure projects will be rolled out in Odumase Krobo area of Eastern Region...
Nkwatia Royals supports

Nkwatia Royals supports the aged and PWDs at Kwahu Nkwatia

The Nkwatia Royals, descendants of Nana Atuobi Yiadom IV, the late Chief of Kwahu Nkwatia has donated food items worth GHS20,000.00 to the aged...
Free SHS logo

Koforidua SHS heads praise 2021/2022 admission process

Admission of fresh students into the Free Senior High Schools (SHS) for the new academic year has been progressing smoothly in the New Juaben...
multiple fatality accident

Eastern Region: 22-year-old dies in a gold mining pit at Apampatia

A 22- year old young man, Nicholas Bokom has been found dead in a gold mining pit at Apampatia a community in the Atiwa...

Green Gold Farms delves into organic cereals production

Green Gold Farms, Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organization has acquired over 10,000 hectares of land across the country to cultivate organic soya beans, cowpea...
A photograph of Kwaboanta D/A JHS building at Asamankese

Kwaboanta D/A JHS pleads for government support

Kwaboanta D/A Junior High School in the Ayesuano District of the Eastern Region has called on the Government to provide teaching and learning resources...
Asarit Football Academy

Asarit Football Academy Gets Support From Bruynkens Vleeswaren

Asarit Football Academy, based in Akutuase, Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region of Ghana have secured sponsorship from Bruynkens Vleeswaren, a company in Belgium that...

Exclusive breastfeeding campaign unveiled in Eastern Region

An exclusive breastfeeding campaign dubbed: “start right, feed right from birth to two years” has been launched in the Kwahu West Municipal capital, Nkawkaw,...
Rootz Sistaz FC

Rootz Sistaz FC wins Eastern Region FA women’s football gala

Somanya-based female team, Rootz Sistaz FC, defeated Akyem Kotoku Rush Ladies by two goals to nil in the finals of the Eastern Regional Football...
Alhaji Mohammed Nurudeen, Chief Fulani and Public Relations Officer (PRO) of Koforidua Zongo Chiefs, with some members of the Council

Koforidua Zongo Chiefs condemn homosexualism

The Council of Zongo Chiefs in Koforidua, in the New Juaben South Municipality of the Eastern Region, has condemned gayism and lesbianism as “below...
Seth Acheampong

Every potential business in Eastern Region is priority – Seth Acheampong

Mr Seth Acheampong, the Minister Designate for Eastern Region, on Monday lauded measures of the Akufo-Addo Government to revive defunct factories, and promised to...
Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey (seated 3rd left), Madam Finda Koroma (seated 2nd) and the Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Payin (seated middle) in a group photograph with participants

Traditional and religious leaders discuss ECOWAS Vision 2050

A consultative meeting with traditional and religious leaders on ECOWAS Vision 2050 was on Thursday held at the Ofori Panin Palace at Kyebi in...

SWAG builds capacity of sports journalists in Eastern Region

The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) in partnership with BETWAY, a sports betting company has organized a training program for sports journalists in...
Mr Paa Kofi Ansong

Mr Paa Kofi Ansong elected as council of State member for Eastern Region

Mr Paa Kofi Ansong, a 60-year old business executive has been elected as the council of State member for the Eastern Region. He was unanimously...

Drivers cautioned to avoid speeding to save lives

Superintendent Marian Osei Adu, the Nsawam District Police Commander has cautioned drivers to avoid speeding and unnecessary overtaking to prevent the carnage on the...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Four file nomination to contest council of state elections in E/R

Four persons have filed nomination to contest in the upcoming council of state elections in the Eastern Region, as at the close of nominations...

Ghana records 696 new COVID-19 infections, seven more deaths

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed 696 new cases of infection of the Coronavirus, raising the country’s active case count to 6,086. ...
Boy writing at school

Schools to run shift in Lower-West Akyem Municipality

Some Schools in the Lower-West Akyem municipality in the Eastern Region, are to run a shift system to ensure social distancing in the classrooms...
Rev Dr J K Amoh

Meeting for pastors and church executive elders end

A three-day meeting for pastors and church executive elders oganised by the “Hand for Christ Mission International”, ended at the Mission’s headquarters at New...