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Traditional leaders urged to help prevent political vigilantism

Traditional leaders in the Northern region have been urged to use their leadership roles and governance structures to help prevent political vigilantism among residents...

Minister urges small-scale miners to adhere strictly to COVID-19 safety protocols

A Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Benito Owusu-Bio, has urged small-scale miners to observe safety protocols at the mine sites to...
Togbe Afede Xiv

COVID-19: We are not out of the woods – NHC

The National House of Chiefs (NHC) on Tuesday admonished traditional leaders to adhere to the social distancing protocols outlined by President Nana Addo Dankwa...
Togbe Afede Xiv President Of National House Of Chiefs

Involve traditional leaders in fight against COVID-19 – Togbe Afede

Togbe Afede XIV, the President of the National House of Chiefs, has called on government to involve traditional leaders in informing and educating...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

REGSEC appeals to traditional leaders to enforce president’s directives

The Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has appealed to traditional and religious authorities to help encourage the citizenry to comply with the President’s directives...
Clean Up Exercise

Church of Pentecost, traditional leaders clean Dawhenya

The Church Of Pentecost(C.O.P) Dawhenya Assembly and residents of Ososhie New Dawehnya in the Ningo-Prampram District have embarked on a massive clean up...

John Dumelo shames perpetrators of Ayawaso violence

Mr John Dumelo, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for Ayawaso West Wuogon in the 2020 General elections, has shamed perpetrators of the...
Air pollution in cities such as Delhi is exceeding safe levels, the WHO says

AMA urges traditional leaders to help fight air pollution

Mr Desmond Appiah, the Chief Resilience and Sustainability Advisor of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), has urged traditional leaders to sensitise citizens on the...

Otumfuo calls for engagement of traditional leaders in determining national priorities

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has called for conscious efforts to engage traditional leaders in the discussion and determination of national priorities. "It is...

UPSA Vice-Chancellor urges traditional leaders to champion development

Professor Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey, Vice-Chancellor, University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) has urged traditional leaders to champion development in their communities. He noted...

Traditional leaders must make grounds slippery for corruption – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has rallied the unalloyed support of all traditional and religious leaders to lead a strong...
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Namibia’s president urges traditional leaders to fight child marriage

Namibian President Hage Geingob on Monday urged traditional leaders not to allow for the archaic cultural practices of child marriage and child labor. ...
Namibian President Hage Geingob addresses at the inauguration ceremony of the Walvis Bay International Airport new Terminal Building at Walvis Bay, Namibia, on July 22, 2016. The airport's new building was built by Chinese construction company, New Era Investments at a cost of about 900 million Namibian dollars (62 million U.S. dollars) and now is able to handle a sustained passenger flow of 200 passengers per hour catering for one-million passengers per annum. Walvis Bay International Airport is the busiest airport at Namibia's coastline. (Xinhua/Wu Changwei)

Namibia holds Council of Traditional Leaders meeting

The official opening of the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Council of Traditional Leaders was held Monday in Gobabis, an eastern town of Namibia. ...
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Minister charge traditional authorities to be active in sports

Mr. Isaac Asiamah, the Minister of Youth and Sports has called on traditional leaders in the country to take active roles in the sporting...

Traditional Leaders Advised to help in the corruption battle

Traditional leaders have been called upon to support government to win the fight against corruption to enhance socio-economic development. Mr Mac Mathew Chancellor, the Tamale...

2019: Buhari and the traditional rulers in Nigeria

“We have endorsed Buhari’s re-election because the policies and template of development already laid down by him in the last three years are already...

NHIS providers continue to accept inactive membership cards

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has expressed concern that some Service providers in both public and private health institutions continued to accept invalid...

Stakeholders draw roadmap to improve education in C/R

The Central Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) had pledged its readiness to undertake immediate steps to effectively collaborate with relevant stakeholders to avert the falling...
Osu Traditional Council

Osu Mantse marks 10th anniversary of enstoolment

The Osu Traditional Council will mark the 10th anniversary of the celebration of the enstoolment of His Majesty D. F. Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona...

Ghana’s First Lady Launch National Malaria Foundation

Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, the First Lady on Monday, launched the national Malaria Foundation, to lead in the mobilisation of more internal funding for the...
President Akufo-Addo with the Standing Committee of the House of Chiefs

Nkonya/Alavanyo Chiefs Get Indefinite Suspension

The Volta Regional House of Chiefs is to suspend the Paramount Chiefs and Queen Mothers of Nkonya and Alavanyo indefinitely for their inability to...

Nungua Traditional Council Morn Departed High Priest

The Traditional leaders of Nungua have announced the ground rules for the funeral of Wor Lumor Konor Borketey Larweh-Tsuru I, Nungua Gborbu Wulomo (high...

Dutch Foreign Affairs Ministry Support Project To Empower Women

About 6,000 rural women in eight districts in Ghana are to benefit from “women empowerment and rights project” to help reduce unpaid care work...

Traditional Leaders Nungua/Teshie Seek Approval From Nana Addo

The traditional leaders and youth of Nungua and Teshie, have appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to appoint Mr Solomon Borketey Bortey, as...

President Charge Swears In 10 Regional Minister Into Office

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the weekend sworn into office 10 regional ministers approved by Parliament, with an admonition to them to work...
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Adults Entreated Not To Underestimate Capacity Of Children

Parents have been asked to create an enabling home environment that would encourage and give children the confidence to speak about any acts of...

SEND-Ghana Creates Awareness On Master Plan

SEND-Ghana, a subsidiary of SEND Foundation of West Africa, has organised a sensitisation forum for civil society organisations (CSOs) and traditional leaders to create...

GTA fronts move to promote cultural tourism

Mr. Ekow Sampson, the Ashanti Regional Manager, indicated that the tall list of heritage and cultural sites spread across the region held enormous potential...

Traditional leaders tasked to maintain Ghana’s peace

“We need the peace to be able to pursue our developmental agenda and the massive infrastructural development that has taken place throughout the country...
First Lady Lordina Mahama addressing a working Lunch hosted with GAVI in Addis Ababa

Coach adolescents, Mrs. Mahama tells traditional authorities

“As we approach this year’s elections, I will plead with you to advice our youth to stay away from doing negative things and using...