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Herbalist jailed 5 years for possessing firearm

A Hohoe Circuit Court has sentenced Kofi Frank Adzorgenu, a 24 year-old traditional medicine practitioner (herbalist) to five years imprisonment for possessing firearm...
Wpid Baby

UNICEF rep asks parents to enroll children in their formative years

Mr. Ernest Owusu-Abrokwa, Agency Project Lead at Activ8 and a UNICEF Representative has called on parents to enroll their children in school in their...

Ex-convict jailed four years for stealing cocoa beans

The Hohoe Magistrate Court has handed a four years prison sentence to Gbele Ebenezer, a 27-year chainsaw operator and an ex-convict, for stealing cocoa...

Court remands two in police custody for robbery

The Hohoe Magistrate Court has remanded Kofi Frank Adzorganu, a 24 year-old Mason and Agli Godwin, a 15 year-old motor rider, in police custody...

Teenager gets 8 years for defilement

The Hohoe Circuit Court has sentenced Ernest Condobrey alias Badman, a 19-year-old unemployed to eight years imprisonment for defiling an eleven-year-old girl. Condobrey pleaded guilty...
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Hohoe Municipal Assembly holds its maiden mock assembly session

A total of 26 young people made up of 12 males and 14 females from 13 communities in the Hohoe Municipality have held the...
Hohoe Police celebrate WASSA

Hohoe Police Observe WASSA

The Hohoe Division of the Ghana Police Service has held its annual get-together, known as the West African Security Services Association (WASSA), to take...
Market in Ghana

Hohoe Modern Market Ready for Use

Mr Andrews Teddy Ofori, Municipal Chief Executive for Hohoe, has said plans were advanced for the construction of a modern market for Hohoe. The...

Hohoe will do well in Cassava processing under 1D1F

Mr Nathaniel Kove, a cassava processing expert, has said the Hohoe enclave is an ideal location for the establishment of a major cassava processing...
Independence Hohoe

Schools in Hohoe Mark Ghana’s 62nd Independence Anniversary

A total of 20 public and private basic schools and the Hohoe Evangelical Presbyterian Senior High School (HEPPS) participated in the 62nd independence anniversary...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

3 More Ratifications to Usher in AfCFTA Implementation

Egypt’s Parliament has approved the ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, bringing the total approvals to 19, of which 15...
Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA)

Traders in Hohoe Commended for using GRA tax stamps

The Ghana Revenue Authority has taken its tax stamp inspection exercise to Hohoe in the Volta region and commended the traders for using tax...

AUC, AfDB design special ways to trace nutritional growth

The African Union Commission (AUC), the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and global partners have launched the Continental Nutrition Accountability Scorecard to raise awareness...
foreign investment

Africa has myriad investment opportunities

Opportunities for investment in Africa often outweigh the obstacles, the African Development Bank’s first Africa-to-Africa (A2A) Investment Report has said. The Report unearths the realities...

The world to soon record lowest level of extreme poverty

The world, is predicted to enter the New Year with the lowest level of extreme poverty in history – at eight percent. According to latest...

Ghana-Burkina Faso railway project searches for contractors

An international competitive tender for potential contractors to submit their bids for the Ghana and Bu,rkina Faso railway projects. This gives a hope that,...
United Nation

Addis Ababa Hosts UN Integrated Strategy for the Sahel

The United Nations Integrated Strategy and its Support Plan for the Sahel (2018-2022) is to take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on may 13. It...
2018 African Banker Awards

2018 African Banker Awards Nominees Announced

Nominees for the ‘2018 African Banker Awards’ have been announced with the shortlist showing another strong year for banks from Morocco, Nigeria and Kenya. Ecobank,...

Study Shows that mosquito are attracted by body smells

Children infected with the malaria parasite Plasmodium were found to produce distinctive skin smells making them more attractive to malaria mosquitoes than uninfected children,...
africa tourism

Tourism’s carbon footprints increases four times over

Global tourism contributes an estimated eight per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new study on the issue, claimed to be...

AfDB takes AU celebrations Day to Korea

Africa Day, for the first time is to be commemorated by the African Development Bank at its Annual Meeting slated for Busan, South Korea. The...

WHO says almost the whole world breaths in dirty air

The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised alarm at increasing air pollution and the high number of people breathing air that is of poor...

Jonmoore organises health screening as part of 20th celebrations

Jonmoore International Limited, a Ghanaian transport and specialist project logistics company is marking its 20th anniversary with health outreaches in the Volta region. The company...
dental fluorosis

Ghana has poor Dental awareness

Dr George Nana Brown, Dean of City of London Dental School Post Graduate Programme in West Africa has observed that the neglect of dental...
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Duty bearers advised to be committed to service

Dr Isaac Osei, Medical Science Officer of the African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases has appealed to duty bearers to demonstrate total commitment...

AfDB/AIMS partner up to ensure sound industrial transformation

The African Development Bank and the African Institute of Mathematics and Sciences (AIMS) are pushing towards a landmark partnership deal to aggressively promote mathematical...

Oxytocin is gradually losing its potency due bad temperatures

The quality of Oxytocin, a life-saving drug used to prevent excessive bleeding during childbirth (postpartum haemorrhage) is reported to be consistently losing its efficacy...

Socio-cultural ideas prevent pregnant women from accepting treatment

Beliefs and perceptions by pregnant women that they are not at risk of contracting malaria discourages most of them from prevention and treatment efforts...

African Governments Asked to Approach Agro-industrialisation More Seriously

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is urging a more aggressive push towards agro-industrialization by African Governments to drive sustainable economic growth. It said it was...

Fighting Corruption Will Mean Winning Public Trust Again

Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECP), Dr. Angel Gurria, says re-building public trust in governments and businesses through greater integrity...