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Dr Samuel Donkor

ANU to commence three graduate programmes in January 2021

Dr Samuel Donkor, President of the All Nations University (ANU) has announced that from January 2021, three graduate school programmes would commence. ...
Elections Materials

December 7, election materials arrive in Koforidua

Election materials including ballot papers for the over two-million voters in the Eastern Region have arrived at the Regional Police Command in Koforidua, for...

317 people killed through accidents in 2020 in E/R

Three-hundred and seventeen people have been killed in road accidents in the Eastern Region between January-October 2020 and 1,925 were injured within the same...
Book Of Condolence

ERCC opens book of condolence in honour of former President Rawlings

The Eastern Regional Coordinating Council (ERCC) has opened a book of condolence in honour of the late former President Jerry John Rawlings in Koforidua. ...
Stakeholders Meeting

Stakeholders meet to amend child-related legislations

The Department of Children of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection is working with stakeholders on the Amendment of Child Related Legislations...

“We have confidence in our candidates” –GUM

Mr Charles Adua, New Juaben South Constituency Chairman of the Ghana Union Movement (GUM), has observed that the Party was confident in winning all...

Bright SHS teachers granted bail

A Koforidua Circuit Court presided by Justice Mrs Marian Afoh, has granted bail to five teachers and two drivers of Bright Senior High School...
ghana education service

GES trains stakeholders on ‘Back to School Advocacy Campaign’

Participants at a Regional-Level training on the 'Back to School Advocacy Campaign' has called for an institutionalized school support system for girls who are...
Former President Jerry John Rawlings

Residents in Koforidua express shock at the death of Rawlings

A cross section of residents in Koforidua have expressed shock at the passing of former President Jerry John Rawlings. They...
Remembrance Day

Eastern Region marks veterans day

Eastern Region has held a solemn ceremony at the Jackson Park to honour the memory of the fallen soldiers during the first and second...
Wpid Nhis

NHIS to register three million clients in Eastern Region

The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is to register three-million clients onto the NHIS in the Eastern Region for easy access to healthcare. ...
Ghana's political parties

Politicians urged to use their platform to promote peace

Reverend(Rev) Samuel Adjei-Debrah, an evangelist and peace campaigner has urged politicians in the country to use their platform to campaign for peace in the...
Mr Archibald Adams

Ghanaians urged to find appropriate strategies to address youth sexuality

Mr Archibald Adams, the Communication and Advocacy Director of Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), has called on Ghanaians to find appropriate strategies to...

FDA sensitizes corn millers on food safety management

The Eastern Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has begun a sensitization of corn millers on the safe handling of food...
Yellow Fever

GHS to begin yellow fever vaccination exercise

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is to begin a national yellow fever vaccination exercise from 12-18 November 2020. The exercise would target...
Ndc Tour

John Mahama receives rousing welcome at Koforidua Zongo

Former President John Dramani Mahama, received a rousing welcome at the Koforidua Zongo on Saturday, when he addressed a mini-rally as part of a...
Peace Concert

E/R Police organizes Peace Concert to ensure peaceful elections.

The Ghana Police Service, Eastern Regional Command, has organized a Peace Concert in Koforidua to sensitise the public on the need to stay away...
Mrs Abena Osei Asare

Twelve women, contesting in 11 constituencies in Eastern Region

Twelve women have successfully filed their nominations with the Eastern Regional Office of the Electoral Commission (EC), to contest in the upcoming parliamentary elections...
Mr Michael Okyere Baafi

Okyere-Baafi promises to secure jobs Service Personnel in E/R

Mr Micheal Okyere Baafi, the NPP Parliamentary Candidate for New Juaben South, has promised to secure permanent jobs for over 1,440 National Service Personnel...

NDP to extend maternity leave to six months

The National Democratic Party (NDP) is promising to extend maternity leave for all workers from three months to six months to enable women have...
Training Journalists

Eastern Region Police command trains journalists on crime reporting

The Ghana Police Service, Eastern Region Command, has trained selected journalists in Koforidua, on crime reporting, relating to elections, as part of preparations towards...
Anniversary Ordination

Anglican Church observe 39th anniversary with ordination

The Koforidua Diocese of the Anglican Church has ordained two deacons and three priests as part of the activities to mark the 39th anniversary...

NDP to establish pension scheme for farmers

The future government of the National Democratic Party (NDP) would introduce a pension scheme for all cash crop farmers in the country. The beneficiaries of...
Arb Apex Bank

ARB Apex Bank opens branch in Koforidua

ARB Apex Bank has opened a multi-purpose office building in Adweso, a suburb of Koforidua in the Eastern Region, to provide a safer and...
blood bank

Blood donors assured of safety from coronavirus infection

Ms Philomina Quayson, Blood Organizer for the Eastern Regional Hospital, has assured that adequate measures are in place for the safety of groups, organisations...

Ninety-three candidates to contest 33 parliamentary seats in Eastern Region

Ninety-three parliamentary candidates will contest for seats in the 33 constituencies of the Eastern Region in the December 7, general elections. ...

TEWU educates members on breast cancer

The Teachers and Education Workers Union (TEWU) has organised a breast cancer education workshop for its members as part of the breast cancer awareness...
Ms Petra Adwoa Penianah

GUM will focus on women in the informal sector – Parliamentary Candidate

Ms Petra Adwoa Penianah, Parliamentary Candidate for the Ghana Union Movement (GUM) in the New Juaben South constituency, has disclosed that GUM would focus...
Mr Michael Okyere Baafi

Parliamentary elections: Three file nominations at New Juaben South

Three parliamentary aspirants have filed their nominations to contest the New Juaben South seat in the December 7 elections. They are Mr Michael Okyere Baafi...
Children Consultation

GES introduces ‘Safe Schools’ concept in Koforidua

Mrs Patricia Brago Gyamfi, Eastern Regional Girls Education Officer, has announced that the Ghana Education Service (GES) has introduced a "Safe Schools” concept...