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Nigerian Army Bokoharam

Nigerian military confirms Boko Haram fighters killed in airstrikes

The Nigerian military confirmed Friday that an unknown number of Boko Haram fighters were killed in airstrikes around Tudun Wulgo and Tumbun Gini in...
Police Brutality

Nigerians continue to protest against police brutality

Protesters peacefully keeping vigil in objection to police brutality across Nigeria on Friday held a night of remembrance for those whose lives were allegedly...

Police retrieves two weapons, ammunitions in robbery

The Accra Regional Police Command has arrested five persons in connection with a dawn robbery operation on a bank at Lashibi to assist in...
Handwashing Centre

Make hand washing a daily routine at home- Parents urged

Mr Benjamin Fumador, Director of Yayra Child Development Centre at Adaklu Kodzobi in the Adaklu district has called on parents to make hand washing...

Incorporate LED activities in guidelines for assessing MMDAs – MCE

Mr Mohammed Adjei Sowah, the Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive has called for the incorporation of Local Economic Development (LED) in the guidelines used in...
Presec Walk

PRESEC Old Students walk with NSMQ winners

The 2011 year group old boys of the Presbyterian Boys' Senior High School (PRESEC), Legon, has embarked on a health walk and aerobics with...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Voter transfer, proxy voters slated for October 20-22

The Electoral Commission has scheduled the compilation of Transferred Voters Lists, and the Proxy Voters Lists for the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections for...
Eu Donation

ARAP national stakeholder institutions receive equipment

The Accountability, Rule of Law and Anti-corruption Programme (ARAP), an EU-funded programme, implemented by the Spanish public foundation FIIAPP have presented electronic and multimedia...
Electoral Commission (EC)

EC to receive nomination for Mfantseman Constituency October 20

The Electoral Commission has announced the extension of the nomination period for the Mfantseman Constituency of the Central Region to allow for the replacement...
John Dramani Mahama

NDC to upgrade Asuansi Institute into technical University – Mahama

The next government of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will upgrade the Asuansi Technical Institute (ASTECH) into a modern satellite campus of the Cape...
Madam Lydia Seyeram Alhassan

Ayawaso West-Wuogon to heave a sigh of relief

Madam Lydia Seyeram Alhassan, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ayawaso West Wuogon has taken steps to build some drainage system at Westlands and...

MMDAs urged to reward retired employees

Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Assemblies (MMDA's) have been urged to reward their retiring employees for contributing to the growth of the Assemblies. Celebrating the people...
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...
Professor Richard Kwasi Amankwah

Prof Amankwah inducted as Vice Chancellor of UMaT

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) has inducted Professor Richard Kwasi Amankwah as the new Vice-Chancellor. Prof Amankwah who took over from Prof Jerry...
Church Campaign

Church of Pentecost launches “Agent of Peace” Campaign at Sawla

The Sawla Area Church of Pentecost has launched its national 2020 campaign, dubbed: “Agent of Peace” to educate and challenge its members to become...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

Volta NDC congratulates Togbe Tepre Hodo IV on his election

The Volta Regional Secretariat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has congratulated Togbe Tepre Hodo IV, Paramount Chief of Anfoega Traditional Area on his...
Gaf Project

GAF initiates accommodation project for soldiers

The Central Command of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has cut the sod for work to commence on a 10-bedroom self-contained accommodation complex to...
Support Police

Deputy Minister supports Wellembelle Police with motorbike

Mr Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, the Deputy Upper West Regional Minister has presented a new motorcycle to the Wellembelle Police to facilitate their work. The Minister...

Hassan Tampuli donates to Gushegu Education Directorate

Alhaji Hassan Tampuli, Chief Executive Officer of the National Petroleum Authority has donated educational materials worth GHc35, 000.00 to the Gushegu Municipal Directorate of...

Delay wins big at Verna Ghana Outstanding Women Awards

Deloris Frimpong Manso popular television host known in showbiz as “Delay” was adjudged the Outstanding Woman of the Year at the third edition of...
Electorate Government

Government urged to address concerns of voting public

Mr. Amoako Obuadabang Larbi, a former Member of Parliament (MP) for Suhum Constituency in the Eastern has asked politicians to engage in a contest...
Forum Council

NCCE applauds Offinso NDC and NPP for peaceful co-existence

It was a perfect example of a nation with a common destiny when representatives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic...

Old-Tafo receiving massive facelift as town road project progresses

Work is steadily progressing on a four-kilometer town road project in the Old-Tafo municipality in the Ashanti Region. The GHC12 million World Bank project, under...
Farmers Groundnut

CSIR-SARI introduces high yielding groundnut varieties to farmers

The Savanah Agriculture Research Institute of the Council for Scientific Industrial Research (CSRI-SARI), has introduced high yielding groundnut varieties to farmers in the Pusiga...
Soap Women

Women in Ho-Dome receive skills training in soap making

Mama Attrato II, Queenmother of Ho-Dome and an entrepreneur says it is imperative to empower women economically through livelihood skills training to enhance their...

Chiefs must be mindful of utterances ahead of December polls

The National Council of Zongo Chiefs (NCZC) has underscored the need for chiefs to be mindful of their utterances before, during, and after the...
Fire Outbreak

Upper West records 153 fire cases from January to October 2020

DOI Abraham Nii Dodoo, Ag. Upper West Regional Commander of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has revealed that a total of 153 fire...
John Dramani Mahama

NDC to relish credit scheme to empower fishers

The Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has assured fisherfolks of the Party's resolve to set up a credit...
Cocoa Farmers

Government commended for fixing new cocoa price

The COCOBOD’s announcement of a new cocoa price of GHc 660.00 per bag of 64 kilo-grammes for the 2020/2021 cocoa crop season has...

WaterAid calls on government to increase investment in water and hygiene

WaterAid Ghana has called on the government to increase investment in the provision of clean water and hygiene to help prevent the spread of...