About 200 people have accessed free Voluntary Counselling and Testing to know their HIV status at Shama.
The Akim Swedru Circuit Court in the Eastern Region, has sentenced a 25-year-old farmer charged with defilement, to 15 years imprisonment in hard labour.
Government and Stakeholders have been urged to establish a Leadership Training Institute for women in the three Northern Regions.
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, Professor Akwesi Asabere-Ameyaw has appealed to stakeholders in education, including government to attract the best brains into the teaching professor for the current educational reform to have the expected impact.
Registrar of the Volta Regional House of Chiefs, Mr Anthony K Ahiaba, has advised kingmakers in the country to follow laid down procedures in the selection and installation of chiefs to avoid conflicts.
The Central Regional branch of Domestic Violence Victim Support Unit (DVVSU), has sensitized opinion leaders in five districts on the harmful effects of domestic and gender-based violence.
Vice President of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), Mr. Affail Monney, has appealed to journalists and other media workers in the Western Region, to continually operate within the professional standards.
A workshop aimed at controlling outbreak and transmission of Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) in the West African sub-region was at the weekend open in Sunyani, capital town of Brong Ahafo.
A traditional ruler has appealed to philanthropists, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and organisatons to come to the aid of the people of Kyekyewere to help raise their living conditions.
The leadership of Music Copyright Society of Ghana (M-COSGA), said it did not authorize anybody or group of persons to use the name of the Society to collect royalties for musicians.
Birim Central Municipal Chief Executive, Mr. Frank Marcellus Kwame Busumtwi, has advised farmers to undertake modern agricultural practices to preserve the country’s forest.
The Minster of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana at Akim Oda, Reverend Alexander K. Nyantakyi, said poor academic standards in the country was partly due to indiscipline among students.
President John Agyekum Kufuor on Satuannounced that government has planned to tackle the residential accommodation problems in all the 38 Training Colleges of Education in the country.
They do, Nathaniel Gbedemah, of the Public Affairs Department at the group’s headquarters in Accra.
The Deputy Director for Family Health and Nutrition of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and National Food Fortification Alliance (NFFA), Mr J G A Armah, has disclosed that using fortified foods to improve deficiency in people will help reduce the level of mal-nutrition amongst Ghanaians.
A nine-member medical team from Germany is in Ghana to support St. Martin’s Catholic Hospital at Agroyesum in the Amansie West District, to deliver health care to people in the area.
Project Co- Director of Project Citizen Ghana, an Interdisciplinary Civic Education Programme, appealed to the electorate and leaders of political parties to strive and make this year’s election peaceful and violence-free.
A group of cocoa farmers in the East Akyem District have accused mass cocoa spraying gangs in the area of indulging in negative practices.
As part of activities to create awareness for a peaceful election on December 7 2008, the Ahafo-Ano North District Election Task Force and the Tepa Local Council of Churches have organized a four hour peace walk for all the political parties in the district.
A traditional ruler has stressed the need to pursue and promote traditional music and art in all forms for national development.
The New Juaben Municipal Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES), organized a day’s workshop on workplace ethics for stakeholders of education.
Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Ken Yeboah, Deputy Director General of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has advised employers to educate their employees on security issues to ensure their protection from disaster and leakage of vital information.
The African Lens, a health magazine was on Friday introduced into the Ghanaian media to serve the health-information needs of
A London-based citizen of Dormaa Ahenkro, Mr Kwabena Badu, has donated 166 bags of cement worth GHC 1,276 to the Dormaa Municipal Assembly.
The Tema Metropolitan Health Directorate has recorded an increase in diabetes cases reported at both public and private health facilities in the Tema metropolis.
ScienceProf Kwasi Kwafo Adarkwa, Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science Technology (KNUST), has announced plans to establish a research centre on campus for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).
All social gatherings including funerals have been suspended as part of measures to check the outbreak of cerebro-spinal meningitis (CSM) at Yawbronya in the Asante-Akyem South District.