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Over 1,644 voters in Eastern Region to take part in December 7, elections

Mrs Faith Amedzake, Eastern Regional Director for Electoral Commission has disclosed that 1,644,774 voters will take part in this year’s general elections. ...
Electoral Commission (EC)

EC creates additional 700 polling stations in E/R

The Electoral Commission (EC) has created an additional seven-hundred polling stations in the Eastern Region, to be used for the 2020 general elections from...

ECG invests GHC66 million to improve power supply in ER

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has invested in infrastructure projects to the tune of about GHC66million to improve power supply in the Eastern...
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More than 10,000 jobs created in the tourism sector in Eastern Region

More than 10,000 direct and indirect jobs have been created in the Hospitality, Travel and Tourism Industry in the Eastern Region as at December,...
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GNCCI to help address challenges of Blue Skies, HPW Limited

The Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has given an assurance to Blue Skies Limited and HPW Fresh & Dry Limited to...

2019 1st Quarter: PURC received 552 complaints from Eastern Region

The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has received about 552 complaints mainly from electricity consumers on accumulated billings, unlawful disconnection, and quality of service...
Inauguration Audit

16 Public Hospitals Audit Committees Sworn Instated

Audit Committees for 16 public hospitals in the Eastern Region had been inaugurated and sworn into office at Koforidua. The inauguration of the committees was...
ROPAA Koforidua

ROPAA’s 3rd Implementation Consultation to be Held in E/R

The Eastern Region would host the third Regional Consultation on the Implementation of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006 (Act699), on...
Awards Launch

E/R: First Eastern Star Awards and Expo Unveiled

The maiden Eastern Star Awards/Paramountcy Trade Expo was launched on Thursday, in the Eastern Region to recognise distinguished personalities who have excelled in their...

E/R Supper Middle League Kicks Off on November 11

The race to win the only slot to represent the Eastern Region in the National Division One league next year, starts on Saturday November...

E/R Division Two League Starts Off August 20

The Second Round of the Eastern Regional Division Two League would begin on August 20, at all the league centres. This was disclosed by the...
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Traditional medicine practitioners asked to register their businesses

Traditional medicine practitioners have been urged to register and renew their licenses to ensure lawful operations of their businesses. ...
Newmont engineer Gertrude Eshun mentors young students to take up science and engineering during a break-out session at the WINE Conference in Kumasi

Students encouraged to find a complete style towards education

Students have been urged to develop a holistic approach to education by being honest, virtuous and dedicated to their studies. ...
Youth participants at the forum

Youth Asked to Follow The Path Of Honesty

The Promised Land Prayer Camp of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) has ended a youth prayer week at Anum Apapam in the Eastern Region...

E/R Division Two League Results Announced

Dream Chasers FC held Akosombo United to a goalless draw at Akosombo in Match Day 5 of the Zone One Eastern Regional Division Two...

E/R: Over 10 Schools Receives Donations

A total of about 1800 Students from over 10 schools in the Birim North District in the Eastern Region were given exercise books...
Mr Padmore Baffour Agyapong

NGO encourage Ghanaians to shun child labour

Compassion International Ghana, a non-profit making Christian Organisation, has commemorated this year’s Day of the African Child at Akropong in the Eastern Region with...

Traditionalist wants national traditional day instituted

Togbe Anaglasi, the founder of the New Gravriel Enlightenment Traditional Church in Somanya has appealed to government to institute a “Traditional Day” on the...
A voter casts her ballot in Accra, Ghana, on Dec. 7, 2016. Ghana's general elections began from 7 a.m. (0700 GMT) on Wednesday, with more than 15 million registered voters casting their ballots at 29,000 polling stations across the country. (Xinhua/Shi Song)(gl)

Nkawkaw Constituency Sees Big voter turnout

Voter turnout in the presidential and parliamentary elections in the Nkawkaw Constituency has been impressive. People started queuing up at the polling centres including Nkawkaw...

Community Anti Drug Network launched to fight hard drugs misuse

It is targeting six selected districts – Cape Coast, Shai-Osudoku, Ga West, Yilo, Fanteakwa and Agona West. The project, the brain-child of...
The photo taken on October 20, 2014 in the town of Beni, in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, shows people attending the burial of victims of a massacre by ADF-NALU

Demised GCB Bank bullion van driver buried

David Sarpong, died of his gunshot wounds, when two suspected serving police officers and one other person, ambushed, shot through the van and hit...
Youth organize clean-up

Kwahu: District Assembly champions clean up exercise

Workers of the district assembly, joined by chiefs, traders, personnel of the security services and members of the public, cleared garbage from unauthorized disposal...
Portable drinking water

Five Communities in Akuapim North Get Access to Potable Water

The project was undertaken by WaterAid Ghana with support from the Australian High Commission. It has the capacity to...

E/R’s Division Two League Starts This Weekend

A total of 80 football clubs have registered to participate in the league and, which had been divided into 10 zones. The...

Eastern Region plays host for southern sector volleyball champions

The championship is an initiative of the Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA) and aimed at rejuvenating the sport across all the 10 regions of the...

GOPDC injects into Ghana’s rubber industry US$50 million in ER

Rubber plantation is one of such businesses that can thrive in the country given the favourable soil and climate conditions. Rubber experts say: “The...

Special Laptops Distributed To Teachers In Eastern Region

Presenting the computers at a ceremony in Koforidua to teachers who have been trained on those programs, Eastern regional minister, Mavis Ama Frimpong asked...
Ghana Police Service

Election Taskforce of Oda Sworn In

The members of the taskforce are from the Ghana Armed Forces, the Ghana Police Service, the Bureau of National Investigation (BNI), the National Commission...
Rexford Agyapong(right)and his accomplice Paul Aben (left) after they were arrested.

Welder slapped with 7 year jail term

His accomplice, a 41 year old scrap dealer, Paul Aben, has been given a GH¢10,000.00 bail with one surety by the Mpreaso Circuit Court. Agyapong...
President John Dramani Mahama

President’s nominee for Suhum Assembly confirmed

Ms Ansei, the first woman to be nominated to that position, is also the National Democratic Congress parliamentary candidate for the Suhum. ...