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Residents unhappy over poor customer care at VRA and NEDCO amidst Covid-19

Residents of Tamale Metropolis in the Northern Region are unhappy over what they describe as poor customer service by the Northern Electricity Department (NEDCO),...
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COVID-19: Our health professionals are equipped to handle cases at Akosombo International – VRA

The Volta River Authority (VRA), says its health professionals are adequately equipped to handle COVID-19 cases at the Akosombo International School, and called for...

30-year-old man drowns at Aboadze

A 30-year-old man drowned in the sea at Aboadze, a fishing community in the Shama District of Western Region, when he went swimming on...
Water Shortage

Water crisis hit Aboadze, Abuesi communities

Residents of Aboadze and Abuesi, two fishing communities in the Shama District of the Western Region, have been battling perennial water shortage for the...
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Krachi East MP hands over kindergarten block to Banka community

Mr Michael Yaw Gyato, Member of Parliament (MP) for Krachi East Constituency in the Oti Region, has handed over a two-unit kindergarten block to...
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VRA applauded for excellence in engineering practice

Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, the Senior Minister, has commended the Volta River Authority (VRA) for its excellence in engineering practice by diversifying and expanding the...

NDC to set-up coal plant at Ekumfi Otuam

The Flagbearer of National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has announced plans by the Party to establish a coal plant at Ekumfi...

Upper Region: VRA supports flood Victims with food items

Volta River Authority(VRA) through NEDCO has also sent some relief items to the flood victims in the Upper East Region. The items which include bags...
Kaleo Construction Sites

VRA Boss Embarks On A 2-Day Working Visit To Lawra, Kaleo Construction Sites.

Chief Executive officer of the Volta River Authority Engineer Emmanuel Antwi Darkwa has witnessed a lot of infrastructure development under his leadership over the...

VRA fumigates its resettlement communities in the Eastern Region

The Volta River Authority (VRA) in collaboration with Moderpest Ghana, has fumigated its resettlement communities along the Volta lake in the Eastern Region as...

Media must not sacrifice COVID-19 for elections-Sam Jonah

Sir Sam Jonah, the Executive Chairman, Jonah Capital, an equity fund, has advised media practitioners to be focused in fighting COVID-19 and not sacrifice...
VRA Stakeholders Engagement

Pwalugu Multi-Purpose Dam: VRA Begins Aggressive Stakeholders Engagement

The Volta River Authority (VRA) is currently undertaken an aggressive Stakeholder and Community Sensitization in the Upper East and North East Regions as part...
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5 member VRA/NEDCO committee meets with youth of Damongo over power fluctuation

A five member committee set up by the Volta River Authority(VRA) and the Northern Electricity Distribution Company(NEDCO) has met with the youth of Damongo...
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VRA donates to five districts towards COVID-19 prevention

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has presented items worth GHc210,000.00 to five districts and municipal assemblies within its operational areas in the Eastern Region...
VRA's COVID-19 donation

VRA supports 5 Districts in the COVID-19 Prevention

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has presented items worth GHc 210,000.00 to 5 Districts and Municipal Assemblies within its operational areas. ...

Government of Ghana to absorb one billion cedis in electricity tariff reliefs – Amewu

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Energy, has said the three months relief that the Government would grant to the 4.8 million...

Parliament okays proposed $993m multi-purpose Pwalugu Dam project

Parliament has endorsed a contract agreement covering over US$ 993 million between the Government of Ghana and Powerchina International Group Limited for the construction...

VRA builds solar powered water facility for Volo

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has commissioned a solar-powered mechanized borehole for the people of Volo in the North Tongu District of the Volta...

VRA holds thanksgiving service

The Volta River Authority (VRA)on Wednesday held its annual thanksgiving and festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Service ahead of Christmas. The event was graced...

Government urged to take national decisions on evidence-based research

Professor Kwaku Atuahene-Gima, the Founding President and Executive Dean of the Nobel International Business School (NIBS), has urged the government to ensure that national...

VRA Academy joins elite association of corporate training institutions

The Volta River Authority (VRA) Academy has been granted accession to the African Network of Centres of Excellence in Electricity (ANCEE), becoming the eighth...
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Volta River Authority calls for competitive priced electricity tariff regime

The Volta River Authority (VRA), Ghana’s premier electricity power generator, has asked for a competitive priced electricity tariff regime that incorporates financial...

IPPs hint of blackouts in Ghana over unpaid US$1.5 Million debt from ECG

Private power producers in Ghana may curtail power supply if the state power utility Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) does not pay up a...
Place Convenience

VRA works to end open defecation in Supomu -Dunkwa

The Volta River Authority, (VRA) has provided 30 biofill places of convenience for the Supomu-Dunkwa community in its quest to end open defecation in...
Education Vra Scholarship

Over 300 Students Benefit Under VRA Scholarship Scheme

The Volta River Authority under its Community Development Programme (CDP) has awarded 329 scholarships to students within its operational area to access higher educ,ation. Out...
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Ghana Gas Starts to Supply VRA with Gas

Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC) has commenced the supply of adequate gas to the Volta River Authority (VRA) to curb the current power outages...
Forestry Commission

Ghana Forestry Commission enters two partnerships for nature restoration

The Forestry Commission of Ghana signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) here on Thursday towards the restoration of parts of Ghana’s natural environment. The first...
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VRA Ladies Association Sensitise Public on Energy Conservation

The Volta River Authority (VRA) Ladies Association on Saturday embarked an “Energy Conservation Walk” across some principal streets of Accra to educate the public...

VRA Gives Dzebetato Community A Toilet Facility

The Volta River Authority (VRA) on Thursday commissioned and handed-over 30-unit micro-flush toilet systems to the people of Dzebetato in the South Tongu district...
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National Security Officer arrested for cheating VRA staff

A National Security Operative who allegedly collected GH 60,000 cedis under the pretext of providing plots of land at Kitase to four Volta River...