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NCCE rolls out sensitization exercise on the duties of parliamentarians

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) as part of its first quarter activities for 2021 is engaging organized groups in the Eastern Region...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

Malaria, the bitter experiences and the realities

A GNA feature by Bertha Badu-Agyei Many children in Ghana die before the age of five, due to complications from malaria, the story of Madam...

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...

GHA wants government support to make its membership mandatory

The Ghana Hotels Association (GHA) has called on government to support the Association to make it mandatory for every hotel or hospitality facility to...
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...
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NCCE Director calls for more enforcement of COVID-19 preventive measures

Mr Alex Sackey, Eastern Regional Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has called for the enforcement of the COVID-19 prevention directives...
Ghana statistical Service

GSS sensitise MDAs on the upcoming census in the ER

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has sensitised Coordinating Directors of Municipal and District Assemblies and Heads of decentralised department and agencies in the Eastern...

Drinking bars and pubs remain open in some areas in Koforidua

Drinking bars and pubs remain open in some areas in koforidua despite the ban on such facilities by government, as part of measures to...
Mr Sugandh Rajaram Indian High Commissioner To Ghana

India High Commissioner to Ghana meets members of AGI in E/R

Mr Sugandh Rajaram, Indian High Commissioner to Ghana, has met members of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) in the Eastern Region. The meeting enabled...
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...

Eastern Regional library to improve reading capabilities of 50,000 children

The Ghana Library Authority (GLA) has targeted to reach out to more than 50,000 school children in the Eastern Region through its “Yenko Library”...
Health Dialysis Centre

Koforidua Regional Hospital to establish a kidney dialysis centre

Dr Arko Akoto-Ampaw, Medical Director of the Eastern Regional Hospital, has stressed the need for the establishment of a kidney dialysis centre to expand...
Health Dialysis Centre

Koforidua Regional hospital to establish a kidney dialysis centre

Dr Arko Akoto-Ampaw, Medical Director of the Eastern Regional Hospital, has stressed the need for a kidney dialysis centre to be established at the...

Covid-19 protocols disregarded at funerals in Koforidua

A cross section of the public in Koforidua have appealed to government to ban funerals and all other social gathering activities as a measure...
Fda Disposal

FDA destroys 5 tonnes of unwholesome products in Koforidua

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) have destroyed 5 tonnes of unwholesome products which posed risk to the health of consumers, in Koforidua. ...

85 people arrested for not wearing nose masks in Koforidua

Eighty–five persons have been arrested in Koforidua for failing to wear the mandatory nose mask. They were arrested within...
Ghana police

E/R Police directs lorry stations to enforce the wearing of nose-masks

The Eastern Regional Police command has directed all commercial lorry stations including; the GPRTU, Protoa and others to enforce the wearing of nose masks...
Cataract Surgery

Koforidua Regional hospital offers free cataract surgery

The Koforidua Regional Hospital, in collaboration with Himalayan Cataract Project of the USA and the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has begun a free cataract...
Koforidua Technical University

Registration ongoing smoothly at KTU despite TEWU strike

The Koforidua Technical University (KTU) has started registering first year and continuing students despite the nationwide strike by members of the Teachers and Educational...
DVLA Ghana

DVLA registered 360 vehicles in E/R

The Eastern Regional office of the Driver Vehicle and Licensing Authority (DVLA), has registered 360 vehicles between January 4 and 13, 2021. ...

Eastern region records 425 road accident deaths

An overall of 425 lives got lost through road accidents in Eastern Region in 2020 as against 289 deaths recorded in 2019. ...

Parents express worry over class sizes as schools re-open

Some parents in Koforidua have expressed worry over the usually large number of children who study in a class, especially in public schools. ...

“Let’s forgive and live at peace with others” – Rev. Amfo-Akonnor

Reverend Dr Kofi Amfo-Akonnor, Koforidua District Minister of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG), has urged all Ghanaians to forgive and live in peace...

FDA cautions public against expired goods during the yuletide

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has urged consumers to take manufacturing and expiring details of food items and medicines seriously to guard against...
Tp Women International

ITC and AGI partner to build the capacity of members on standards

The Eastern, Volta and Oti branch of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) is collaborating with the International Trade Centre(ITC) to equip members with...
Mrs Cynthia Asare Bediako

Scrap dealers sensitized on E-waste disposal project

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) has sensitised scrap dealers on the dangers of the manual gathering and disposal of used...

Okyenhene wants state to stop interference in chieftaincy matters

Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori-Panin, Okyenhene and immediate past President of Eastern Regional House of Chiefs, has said state interference in traditional matters is not helping...

Ghanass old students build cafeteria for school

The Ghana Secondary School (Ghanass) Old Students Association (GOSA) 2000 year group has cut the sod for the construction of a Gh120,000 multi-purpose cafeteria...

ICDP appeals for votes for women contestants

Mrs Joyce Larnyoh, country Director of the International Child Development Program (ICDP), Non-Governmental organization with focus on girls, has appealed to the electorate in...
Ghana Police

5,992 security personnel deployed in Eastern Region

About 5,992 security personnel have been deployed across the 33 constituencies in the Eastern Region ahead of Monday’s polls. The personnel...