N DAYI:
Wusuta-Kpebe, Anfoega-Wadamaxe CHPS to be ready by April
Monday, February 29 2016

Barring any last minutes hitches, two mandatory health projects being constructed by the North Dayi District Assembly would be completed and handed over by April, DCE has disclosed.

TECHIMAN:
MCE cuts sod for women, children hospital
Monday, February 29 2016

Mr. Phillip Oppong Amponsah, the Municipal Chief Executive for Techiman has cut sod for work to begin on a two-storey, forty bed capacity hospital for women and children in the municipality.

ASOKORE M:
Assembly renews revenue mobilization contract with Banakus Ltd
Monday, February 29 2016

The Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly has renewed its revenue collection contract with BANAKUS Limited for another one year.

SEKYERE S:
Sekyere South to develop industrial zone
Monday, February 29 2016

The Sekyere South District Assembly having recognized the critical roles played by small businesses in socioeconomic development of the district economy has instituted measures to promote activities of small businesses.

Agogo: Police mount operation to flush out nomadic herdsmen
Monday, February 29 2016

The Ashanti Regional Security Council has mounted an operation to flush out nomadic herdsmen from the Agogo area following the shooting of two men last Friday.

AMANSIE W:
Manso Nkwanta Muslim gets new mosque
Monday, February 29 2016

The Manso Nkwanta Muslims in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region now has a central mosque to worship on Fridays.

AKATSI N:
AVESCO gets infrastructure improvement under SEIP
Monday, February 29 2016

Construction work is progressing sturdily on the dinning and assembly hall complex for the Ave-Dakpa Senior High School (AVESCO) in the Akatsi North District in the Volta Region.

YENDI:
Environmental officer calls for citizens participation in NSD
Monday, February 29 2016

The Yendi Municipal Assembly through the Municipal Environmental Health Unit has organized a clean-up exercise in Yendi to mark the National environmental sanitation day.

AMANSIE C:
Assembly initiates steps to clear all refuse dump sites
Sunday, February 28 2016

The Amansie Central District Assembly has initiated steps to clear all the traditional refuse dumping sites in Jacobu the district capital to give the residence a big relieve from insanitary conditions.

ASUTIFI N:
Police chief warns politicians ahead of November polls
Sunday, February 28 2016

The District Police Commander of Kenyasi, ASP Teddy D Brown has issued a stem to all political parties and residents to abide by the rules governing the conduct of elections.

TANO S:
Unit committees sworn into office
Sunday, February 28 2016

Seven Unit Committees in the Tano South District of the Brong Ahafo Region have been sworn into office at different ceremonies held at Brosankro, Bechem, Dwomo, Techimantia, Subriso, Derma and Ankaase.

Media asked to instill trust in electoral process
Saturday, February 27 2016

Mr Peter Kwame Agbozo, Executive Secretary, National Peace Council, Eastern Region, on Thursday asked media practitioners to help instill trust in the electoral process ahead of this year’s general election.

North Dayi
Assembly makes progress in school infrastructure
Sunday, February 28 2016

District Chief Executive of the North Dayi District in the Volta Region, Mr. Stephen Komla Timinca is confident the assembly will maintain the current zeal of addressing infrastructure deficit in the education sector going into the future.

NHIA to pay health care providers 24% more
Saturday, February 27 2016

Health Care providers under the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) will now be paid more for services rendered to subscribers after the scheme reviewed its Tariffs and medicines Lists.

WAEC sacks 2 employees over 2015 BECE leakage
Saturday, February 27 2016

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has dismissed two employees who were said to have breached security regulations resulting in the leaks of five papers during the 2015 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE).

BANDA:
Persons with disability receive funds
Friday, February 26 2016

The Banda District Assembly has disbursed the 2% disability fund to 450 beneficiaries at the forecourt of the district administration at Banda Ahenkro, the District capital.

ASUTIFI N:
DCE urges election taskforce to be Professional
Friday, February 26 2016

The District Chief Executive (DCE) for the Asutifi North District, Hon. Eric Addae has pledged the assembly’s commitment and support for the districts election taskforce to discharge their duty with professionalism.

OFFINSO:
Unit committees urged to meet people’s expectations
Friday, February 26 2016

Members of unit committees in the Offinso Municipality have been advised to serve to meet the expectations of their people in such a way as to make them active participants in the decision making process.

ASANTE AKIM S:
DCE satisfied with work done on community SHS
Friday, February 26 2016

The District Chief Executive of Asante-Akim South in the Ashanti Region (DCE), Mr. De-graft Forkuo expressed satisfaction to the current pace of work done on the new Community Day Senior High School (SHS) in the district.

Energy sector levy was tough but necessary -Mahama
Friday, February 26 2016

President John Dramani Mahama has stated that his government’s decision to introduce the Energy Sector Levy Law which culminated in an astronomical increases in taxes and subsequently affected prices of petroleum products, was a tough decision but very critical.

Youth to be agents for peace - NCCE
Friday, February 26 2016

 The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has appealed to the youth not to allow themselves to be misused by politicians to perpetuate violence before, during and after the 2016 general polls.

YENDI:
IDS sensitized public on national waste bin distribution
Thursday, February 25 2016

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development in collaboration with NaWaBin; an NGO through the information Services Department, Yendi have sensitized the public on national waste bin distribution programme.

Govt assists pharmaceutical companies with GHs 50m
Thursday, February 25 2016

Government has assisted local pharmaceutical companies with over 50 million Ghana cedis to help improve manufacturing of medications in the country. 

ATEBUBU:
Ministry distributes gas stoves and cylinders
Thursday, February 25 2016

In a bid to promote the use of liquefied petroleum gas LPG, the Ministry of Energy has distributed a total of 2000 gas cylinders and stoves free of charge to residents of the Atebubu-Amantin district.

AMANSIE W:
Election taskforce inaugurated
Thursday, February 25 2016

An eleven member district election committee for the Amansie West District was inaugurated at Manso Nkwanta.

Mahama boast of successes chocked in basic sector education
Thursday, February 25 2016

“Mr. Speaker I will like to show how we are changing lives and what better place to start with than education which proved to be the single most effective way of not to change a single life but all other lives that surrounds it".

AMENFI C:
Assembly renovates Manso Amenfi toilet facility
Thursday, February 25 2016

Residents of Manso Amenfi in the Amenfi Central District in the Western Region have had one of their public toilet facilities renovated to improve sanitation in the area.

SHAMA:
Assembly resolves to complete projects
Thursday, February 25 2016

The Shama District Assembly has expressed its determination to complete all of its ongoing projects across the district, by the end of the year.

Mahama presents last State of the Nation Address today
Thursday, February 25 2016

Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama will today face Parliament to give an account of his stewardship for the past one year.

SEKYERE A P:
Assembly to Kick-start work on Drobonso Court
Thursday, February 25 2016

All is set for work to begin on a new court complex at Drobonso in the Sekyere Afram Plains District of the Ashanti Region.

YENDI:
Joint inter-houses athletics competition held
Wednesday, February 24 2016

The twelve annual Joint inter-houses athletics competition between Dagbong State Technical Senior High School and Yendi Senior High School has taken place at Dagbong State.

ATEBUBU:
63 community health workers undergo refresher training
Wednesday, February 24 2016

The GSK community malaria and NTDs project has organized refresher training programmes for a total of 63 community health workers from the Atebubu-Amantin, Pru, Sene east and Sene west districts of the Brong Ahafo region.

N JUABEN:
MCE urges information centres to educate public
Wednesday, February 24 2016

Mr. Kwabena Okyere Kusi, Municipal Chief Executive of  the New Juaben Municipal Assembly has cautioned Information Centres not to deviate from their core duties. 

DORMAA M:
Assembly moves to eliminate schools under trees
Wednesday, February 24 2016

The Dormaa Municipal Assembly has undertaken some emergency construction of school blocks in the municipality to provide quality education.

BEREKUM:
MCE hands over new block
Wednesday, February 24 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Berekum in the Brong Ahafo Region, Mr. Opoku Boakye-Yiadom will has commissioned and handover a newly constructed three -unit classroom block for pupils Senase Methodist Junior High School in the district.

ASUTIFI N:
Kenyasi No.1 Saamanhene Supports Hospitals
Wednesday, February 24 2016

The Saamanhene of Kenyasi No.1 Traditional Area, Nana Anim Dankwah has donated solar streetlight systems to two health facilities in the Asutifi North District of the Brong Ahafo region to support improved healthcare delivery for patients.

AKATSI N:
Assembly commended for funding Schools Feeding Programme
Wednesday, February 24 2016

Madam Helen Adjoa Ntosu, Volta Regional Minister, has commended the Akatsi-North District Assembly for locally funding the Schools Feeding Program (SFP) in their area.

Gov’t determined to avert strike by teachers - Minister
Wednesday, February 24 2016

Employment and Labour Relations Minister, Haruna Iddrisu, has revealed government is making efforts to avert any strike action by the various teacher associations in the coming days.

BOSOMTWE:
Assembly achieves in potable water supply
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Bosomtwe District Assembly has spent much over the last few years on its quest to improve potable water supply in the district.

BAWKU:
4 shot; 5 arrested over mosque
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Bawku Divisional Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Kaletsi Tefutor, told Starr News the clash erupted after a dispute over a planned renovation of a private mosque by one Mallam Abubakar.

U DENKYIRA E:
Assembly provides two communities with classrooms
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Upper Denkyira East Municipal Assembly has spent part of its share of the common fun to provide classroom blocks, office and a store for two communities in the Central Region.

Metro Mass Transit Company opens probe into Kintampo fatal crash
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Metro Mass Transit Limited has initiated an internal process to review operations following the Kintampo accident which claimed over 60 lives.

EKUMFI:
Assembly takes extra step to improve education
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Ekumfi District Assembly has moved swiftly to improve teaching and learning it has completed and handed over a 3-Unit Classroom Block for residents at Adoagyir, suburb of the district.

GNAT rejects gov’t plea to call off planned strike – Mahama
Tuesday, February 23 2016

The Ghana National Association of Teachers has rejected a last minute plea from government to put on hold their planned industrial action over the salary arrears of its members.

TECHIMAN:
Prez visits MMT accident victims; donates GHs100, 000 for support
Monday, February 22 2016

His Excellency President John Mahama has visited five (5) of last Wednesday Metro Mass Transit (MMT) accident victims on admission at the Techiman Holy Family Hospital for treatment President Mahama also, visited 11 of the survivors of same deadly bus accident at the Sunyani last Regional Hospital on Sunday.

HO WEST:
Aboutia Kloe classroom project completed
Monday, February 22 2016

The Ho West District Assembly has as part of effort to improve teaching and learning in the area completed work on yet another six unit classroom block in the district.

AKATSI N:
Helen Ntoso inspects, commission projects
Monday, February 22 2016

The Volta Regional Minister, Hon. Hellen Ntoso pays a day’s working visit to the Akatsi north districts and inspected progress of the 7km Yevi Junction to Kpohe feeder road been constructed under the Ghana Social Opportunities Projects (GSOP) using the Labor Intensive Public Works (LIPW).

N JUABEN:
Shift system must end – MCE
Monday, February 22 2016

The New Juaben Municipal Assembly has moved a step further in its quest to ending the shift system in schools in the municipality with the provision of logistics having chalked some strides in improving infrastructure towards achieving that target. 

FAO Food Price Index drops to seven-year low
Monday, February 22 2016

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Food Price Index fell in January 2016, slipping 1.9 per cent below its level in the last month of 2015, as prices of all the commodities it tracks fell, sugar in particular.

OFFINSO N:
Namon JHS project nears completion
Monday, February 22 2016

Work is said to be nearing completion on a three unit classroom block for the pupils of Namon Junior High School (JHS) in the Offinso North Municipality.

BIA E:
Assembly to begin work on 10 borehole projects
Monday, February 22 2016

The Bia East District Assembly has through public-private partnership (PPP) arrangement, successfully awarded the drilling and mechanization  of 10 boreholes on contract, a move District Chief Executive (DCE) for the area, Mr. Kwame Twumasi Ankrah says will be bring enormous benefits to the people.


BOSOMTWE:
Akutiagya dump site evacuated
Monday, February 22 2016

The heavily spoken about Akutiagya dump site in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti Region will soon be converted into a market complex for the community after evacuation of piled refuse at the site.

Labour Minister meets teachers today over unpaid salary arrears:
Monday, February 22 2016

The Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Haruna Iddrisu will today February 22 meet with the leadership of the three teacher unions to fashion out progress over unpaid salary arrears.

AKATSI N:
"We’ll get salaries for Assembly members" - Gunu
Saturday, February 20 2016

Mr James Gunu, the District Chief Executive for Akatsi North, Saturday said when elected as the President of the National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG), he would work towards improving the remuneration of Assembly members.

ATEBUBU:
578 aged to benefit from EBAN welfare cards
Saturday, February 20 2016

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection will soon issue a total of 578 people aged 65 and above in the Atebubu-Amantin district with EBAN welfare cards.

SOCIAL:
Govt serious about Anti-Corruption Plan - Batidam
Saturday, February 20 2016

Mr. Daniel Batidam, an Adviser on Governance at the Office of the President, has stated that the Government is utterly committed to the full implementation of the National Anti-Corruption Action Plan (NACAP).

AMANSIE C:
New central mosque inaugurated in Fiankoma
Saturday, February 20 2016

The Muslim community in the Fiankoma Zone thanked Almighty Allah for answering their prayers as they now have a decent place of worship.

Sene East
Assembly improves infrastructure for police
Saturday, February 20 2016

The Sene District Assembly is to expend its district development facility on some important projects in some selected communities.

OFFINSO:
MCE inspects rural electrification project
Saturday, February 20 2016

One of the latest beneficiary communities of the rural electrification project in the Offinso Municipality is the Kwapanin Agogo where the project is expected to be completed by the end of this month.

N JUABEN:
Nigerian High Commissioner meets ER Minister over Fulani herdsmen
Saturday, February 20 2016

As part of efforts to find lasting solution to the nefarious activities of nomadic herdsmen in the country,  the Nigeria High Commissioner to Ghana, Mrs. Adekunbi Sonaike-Ayodeji has revealed that, her outfit has put in place a mechanism to identify herdsmen from Nigeria by registering and providing them with consular identification.

TANO S:
Graduates receive start- up kits
Friday, February 19 2016

Five graduates of the Rural Technology Facility at Bechem have been presented with start – up kits after completing a three year training programme in metal works and fabrication at the facility.

BOSOME F:
DCE calls for more commitment towards education
Friday, February 19 2016

The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bosome Freho, Hon. Kwame Adarkwah has stated that quality education is the only viable tool and greater vehicle for social mobility and development.

NKWANTA N:
Ultra modern market complex in the offing
Friday, February 19 2016

Mr. Martin Kidibi Kudor, the District Chief Executive for the Nkwanta North District  said it is about time the Nkwanta North District took advantage of its strategic location to improve economic fortunes of people in the district.

AMANSIE C:
Kobro gets 6-unit classroom block
Friday, February 19 2016

District Chief Executive of the Amancie Central District has commissioned a 6 unit classroom block for Kobro D/A School.

NANUMBA N:
Youth appeal for office for YEA
Friday, February 19 2016

The quest for the youth in the Nanumba North District in the Northern Region to be part of the working group under the Youth Employment Agency seems to be frustrating without office of the agency in the district.

ASOKORE M:
Dredging of Aboabo drainage underway
Friday, February 19 2016

The Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly has commenced work on the Aboabo drainage popularly known as "Pelele".

Sene East
improves on educational infrastructure
Friday, February 19 2016

A number of educational infrastructures that have been earmarked for construction this year in the Sene East District are already at various levels of completion.

ASOKORE M:
Asphaltic overlay of selected roads to start soon
Tuesday, February 16 2016

As part of the various road improvement projects in the country as introduced by the government to facelift the road network in the country, the Municipal Chief Executive of the Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly Alhaji Nuruden Hamidan, announced that soon major roads would see significant improvement.

EJURA:
Ejurahene presents vehicle to Police Command
Friday, February 19 2016

As part of measures to step up security patrols in the Ejura-Sekyedumase municipality, Nana Ejurahene, Barima Osei Hwedie II has presented a police vehicle, with registration GP4341 to the Ejura-Sekyedumase Municipal Police Commander for effective operations.

BOSOME F:
“Live up to your core mandate”- ISD Acting Regional Director
Tuesday, February 16 2016

Staffs of the Information Services Department (ISD) have been advised to live up to the core mandate of the department and also take active interest in its transformation by working hard to ensure that the department name is not brought into disrepute.

EFFUTU:
Acute water shortage hits Winneba-and UEW main campus
Tuesday, February 16 2016

Residents of Winneba and its surrounding areas are hit by water shortage due to the low level of Ayensu River which is the main source of water supply to the municipality and its surrounding areas.

HEALTH:
Wa regional Hospital staff call off strike
Tuesday, February 16 2016

Nurses at the Wa regional Hospital in the Upper West region have called off their sit down strike.

AMENFI C:
Agona Amenfi to get 12-seater wc toilet facility
Tuesday, February 16 2016

District Chief Executive of Amenfi Central District in the Western Region, Peter Yaw Kwame-Ackah has encouraged residents to make constructions of toilet facilities integral parts of their building plans.

BEREKUM:
Assembly renovates circuit court
Tuesday, February 16 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive of Berekum Mr. Opoku Boakye-Yiadom has said that the assembly’s move to rehabilitate the Berekum Circuit court was aimed at improving judicial processes in the area.

DORMAA C:
Danyame Community SHS nears completion
Tuesday, February 16 2016

Work is said to be progressing steadily on one of the Community Day Senior High Schools at “Danyame” in the Dormaa Municipality of the Brong Ahafo Region.

GA C:
Assembly yearns to Odogonnor sch project
Tuesday, February 16 2016

Government through the Ga Central Municipal Assembly is putting up a three-storey 10-unit classroom for the pupils of Odogonnor, a suburb of Accra to improve teaching and learning.

2016 elections will be peaceful – Mahama
Tuesday, February 16 2016

President John Mahama is optimistic Ghana will still be the beacon of democracy in Africa after the November polls.

TECHIMAN:
2016 election task force inaugurated
Wednesday, February 17 2016

An Election Security Task Force to oversee the overall security management for the 2016 general elections has been inaugurated in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region.

Amansie West
commissioned multi-purpose KG for Manso Akropong D.A
Monday, February 15 2016

A Multi-purpose kindergarten block for the Manso Akropong D.A. Primary School in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region has been commissioned at a durbar at Manso Akropong.

EFFUTU:
University to partner Assembly for Dev’t
Monday, February 15 2016

Professor Mawutor Avoke, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, says the University will partner the Effutu Municipal Assembly to address issues confronting the Municipality for better development.

UPPER DENKYIRA E:
Work to begin on 15km Obuasi-Dunkwah road
Monday, February 15 2016

Government is said to have awarded on contract additional 15kilometers of the Obuasi-Dunkwah road to improve transportation between the two mining communities.

NKWANTA N:
Fire Service to get permanent office soon
Monday, February 15 2016

The Nkwanta North District Assembly is making frantic efforts for the establishment of District Fire station to help improve fire fighting in the district as well as education of the people on fire safety and control.

AMANSIE C:
Aketechieso gets 2-unit kg block with ancillary facility
Tuesday, February 16 2016

A newly constructed 2-unit kindergarten classroom block for Aketechieso community has been completed and handed over to the District Education Directorate and the community.

EC vows to prosecute vote buyers:
Monday, February 15 2016

The Electoral Commission has promised to put before court persons engaged in vote buying during the November elections when credible evidence is made available.

Atebubu:
to benefit from tribal exchange programme
Monday, February 15 2016

The Atebubu traditional council will soon benefit from an international inter-tribal exchange programme with the San Carlos Apache tribe of Arizona in the United States of America.

OFFINSO M:
Gov’t completes first phase of Asamankama – Kokote road
Monday, February 15 2016

Government has completed first phase of the Asamankama to Kokote road project to improve transportation in the area.

DORMAA C:
Poor BECE results due to stiff exam supervision-MCE
Monday, February 15 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive for Dormaa, Mr. Gordon Asubonteng has said that a recent move by the Municipal Education Oversight Committee (MEOC) to curtail exam malpractices in the area further accounted for students’ poor performance in the 2015 Basic Education Certificate Examination results.

BIA EAST:
DCE to commission “Kwabena Nkataa” School project
Monday, February 15 2016

In a bid to improve accessibility to quality basic education in the district, the Bia East Assembly is set to commission an ultra- modern classroom block for the pupils of Kwabena Nkataa, a farming community in the district.

N JUABEN
New Juaben zonal and unit committees inaugurated
Monday, February 15 2016

Twenty unit committees and 15 zonal councils were inaugurated in the New Juaben Municipal Area on Friday.

N JUABEN:
Nyirede north assured of good roads
Sunday, February 14 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive of the New Juaben Municipal Assembly; Mr. Kwabena Okyere Kusi assured the people of Nyirede North he will work hard with the Regional Urban Road Engineer to help provide the communities with good accessible roads. 

AFRAM P N:
New ferry in the offing- Minister
Saturday, February 13 2016

The out-going Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Antwi –Boasiako Sekyere has assured the people in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District of the Eastern Region government’s determination to provide a ferry to serve the people in the district.

EJURA:
Ejurahene grateful for swift response to Fulani herdsmen
Saturday, February 13 2016

Barima Osei Hwedie II and his elders have expressed gratitude to authorities for the swift response to the cry for help over the invasion and menace of Fulani herdsmen in the area.

EFFUTU:
Municipal Hospital records high illegal abortion
Saturday, February 13 2016

A total of One Hundred and Ninety Seven (197) abortion cases recorded in 2015 as against one hundred and forty-eight (148) in 2014, a situation the administrator of the Hospital termed as worrisome and called for measures to curb it.

SOCIAL:
Yes! We will end global poverty by 2030 – Ban Ki-moon
Friday, February 12 2016

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has given the strongest indication that goal one of the Sustainable Development Goals which is to End poverty in all its forms everywhere will be achieved by 2030.

ASOKORE M:
Asawase market redevelopment to produce over 260 shops
Saturday, February 13 2016

The Asokore Manpong Municipal Assembly is working hard to facilitate and increase market space for traders in the ongoing Asawase market development project.

Atebubu Assembly
publishes maiden newsletter
Friday, February 12 2016

The Atebubu-Amantin district assembly has released a maiden edition of its quarterly newsletter in Atebubu.

TANO S:
Work to begin on Derma – Asuoso Trunk Road
Friday, February 12 2016

A ground breaking ceremony has been held at Derma in the Tano South District of the Bong Ahafo Region for the construction of the Derma–Asuoso Trunk Road.

KWAHU A P N:
Residents of Donkorkrom appeal for ferries
Friday, February 12 2016

The Chiefs and people of Donkorkrom are appealing to the government to as a matter of urgency provide them with some ferries.

BOSOME F:
EDAIF Donates GHs10.00 to Support Anyanso CHPS Compound
Friday, February 12 2016

As part of the Export Trade Agricultural Development Fund’s corporate social responsibility activities, the Board, management and staff of the fund made a donation of GHs10,000.00 to support the construction of a SHED and CANOPY for the Anyanso Community Based Health Planning and Service (CHPS) compound in the Bosome Freho District in the Ashanti Region.

E AKIM:
Minister consoles family of late J. B. Danquah Adu
Friday, February 12 2016

Eastern Regional Minister, Antwi - Boasiako Sekyere has visited the family house of the Late Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North Constituency, J. B. Danquah Adu at Akyem Old Tafo to sympathise with the family.

Minister
optimistic of govt’s commitment to improve education
Thursday, February 11 2016

Minister of Education, Professor Jane Nana Opoku Agyemang has emphasized government’s commitment to provide schools with decent infrastructure and basic educational materials needed to improve teaching and learning.

EKUMFI:
Assembly moves to improve teaching and learning
Thursday, February 11 2016

The Ekumfi district assembly has step up move to improve education in the district by putting up a modern classroom room block at Adansi, a suburb of the district.

AMENFI C:
Ankwaso, Dwirigumto get CHPS centre soon
Thursday, February 11 2016

Two communities that have longed for health facilities in the Amenfi Central District will in not too long distance future breath sigh of relief following the construction of community-based health planning and services (CHPS) compound in those communities.

N JUABEN:
MCE orders for prosecution of sanitation offenders
Thursday, February 11 2016

In order to make the sanitation exercise more effective, the New Juaben Municipal Chief Executive; Kwabena Okyere Kusi has ordered the Municipal Environmental Health Officer to summon and prosecute all those who have flout the sanitation laws.

SUNYANI W:
Odomaseman PTA supports school with infrastructure
Tuesday, February 09 2016

The Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of the Odomaseman Senior High School (ODASS) has constructed a three-unit classroom block for the School.  

ATWIMA-M:
GHs248 million to grow SMEs’ in Atwima-Mponua
Tuesday, February 09 2016

Ninety-eight (98) small and medium enterprises (SMEs’)  in the Atwima-Mponua District are to receive credit support totaling GHȼ248 million to expand their operations.

Breaking:
Abuakwa North MP stabbed to death at his residence
Tuesday, February 09 2016

Abuakwa North Member of Parliament, Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, has been stabbed to death at his residence at Shiashie in Accra.

BOLE:
Assembly builds seven new kindergartens
Tuesday, February 09 2016

The Bole District Assembly has made significant stride in its efforts at building strong educational foundation in the district for effective academic performance.

BUSINESS:
TOR resumes operations
Tuesday, February 09 2016

The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) has finally resumed operations after shutting down for almost a year due some serious funding challenges.

SAWLA:
Goyiri, Kunfusi and Jentilpe communities get CHPS centres
Tuesday, February 09 2016

For the District Chief Executive for SAwla-Tuna-Kalba, a healthy society gives hope for continues and improved socio economic activities hence the assembly remains committed to investing in to improve health delivery in the district.

N JUABEN:
AIDS committee inaugurated
Tuesday, February 09 2016

The New Juaben Municipal AIDS Committee has been inaugurated to work with other partners to embark on programmes to stop stigmatizations of AIDS victims, analyze prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS and also take steps to curb the HIV pandemic in the New Juaben Municipality.

S DAYI:
Peki SDA Assembly observes sanitation day
Tuesday, February 09 2016

The Seventh-Day Adventist Church of Peki Assembly on Sunday 31st January carried out clean up exercise at Blengo around the new KVIP as part of the National Sanitation Day Exercise (NSD).

GA C:
Assembly makes giant stride to improve education
Monday, February 08 2016

The Ga Central Municipal Assembly has made yet another giant stride to rescue education by constructing a two storey classroom block for Pupils of Odogonnor community school to improve teaching and learning.

Insurance impasse: Transport operators suspend nationwide strike
Monday, February 08 2016

Aggrieved transport operators will today meet the Transport Ministry over the recent hike in Insurance premium.

ELLEMBELLE:
Assembly completes new fire station
Monday, February 08 2016

A new fire station has been completed for the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) at “Nkroful” in the Ellembelle District in the Western Region.

S DAYI:
Six lives lost in gory accident
Monday, February 08 2016

Six people died in a fatal accident when two cars collided at Peki-Wudome in South Dayi District of Volta Region on Saturday 6th February at a shape curve.

BOLE:
GES approved two new JHS
Monday, February 08 2016

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has approved two new junior high schools in chipirinyoa, and Jantije communities in the Bole District.

HEALTH:
Korle Bu shuts down surgical clinics
Monday, February 08 2016

Three surgical clinics at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital have been shut down.

Ministerial vetting begins today
Monday, February 08 2016

The Appointments Committee of Parliament, chaired by Ebo Barton-Odro, First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, will today [Monday], vet three Ministers-designate nominated by the President in last month’s Ministerial reshuffle.

SAWLA T K:
DCE calls for citizen participation/support
Monday, February 08 2016

Alhaji Mumuni Isaac Dramani, the District Chief Executive for the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District has called for maximum support from the citizens of the district to authorities towards the speedy development of the district.

SOCIAL:
UNICEF applauds Ghana’s achievement in Social Protection
Monday, February 08 2016

The United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Deputy Director of Programmes Vidhya Ganesh has highly commended Ghana for it success in the implementation of several social protection programs which is ultimately helping to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

N JUABEN:
MMDAs asked to use evidence based research for development
Sunday, February 07 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive for the New Juaben Municipal Assembly’ Mr. Kwabena Okyere Kusi has asked the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAS) across the country to use dialogue and evidence based research methods to ensure development in their respective areas, since evidence based research involves the participation of the grassroots members.

MAMPONG:
Massive turn out at NSD clean-up
Sunday, February 07 2016

The people of Mampong have rekindled their spirit to keeping the environment clean with a massive turn out at yesterdays National Sanitation Day clean up exercise.

Korle Bu shuts down surgical clinics
Saturday, February 06 2016

Three surgical clinics at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital have been shut down.

Techiman
Health Directorate building a death trap
Sunday, February 07 2016

The Techiman Municipal Health Directorate Administration building of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region is dead a trap. 

TMA:
Assembly is non partisan - PM
Saturday, February 06 2016

Mr Richard Fiadomor, the Presiding Member, of the Tema Metropolitan Assembly, has said the assembly’s debate and work are not characterised by partisanship but by objectivity and patriotism.

West Akyem eventually elects presiding member
Saturday, February 06 2016

After four failed attempts, the West Akyem Municipal Assembly on, Wednesday, succeeded in electing a presiding member, Mr. Joseph Kwasi Baah Yirenkyi, a journalist.

SOCIAL:
Oye Lithur calls for support for Social Protection Interventions
Friday, February 05 2016

Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection Nana Oye Lithur has called on the international community to support efforts in developing social protection systems that would facilitate the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on Social Development.

N JUABEN:
MCE meets members of Adweso Township
Friday, February 05 2016

The New Juaben Municipal Chief Executive; Mr. Kwabena Okyere Kusi has met the people of Adweso on a familiarization tour to interact with them on issues concerning the Adweso township.

Techiman
records 27 fire incidents for January 2016
Friday, February 05 2016

The Techiman municipal fire commander, Mr. Phillip Ansah has said for January 2016 only, 27 fire incidents have been recorded in the Techiman municipality. these include 11 domestic, 8 bush fire, two (2) saw dust, one (1) industrial, 0ne (1) institutional and 4 vehicular fires. 

KMA:
Assembly fails to break stalemate over PM’s election
Friday, February 05 2016

The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) has for the fourth time failed to break the stalemate over the election of its Presiding Member (PM).

BOSOMTWE:
"Woarakose" provided with Nurses quarters
Friday, February 05 2016

Nurses at “Woarakose”, a community in the Bosomtwe District have had a sign of relief with accommodation issues, as the Assembly has constructed a three unit nurses’ quarters in the area.

Mass resignation claims incorrect - GAF
Friday, February 05 2016

The Ghana Armed Forces has denied claims of mass resignation over poor conditions of service.

AFIGYA K:
Assembly awards four projects on contract
Friday, February 05 2016

The Afigya Kwabre District Assembly is said to have awarded on contract four major projects to be implemented in the district.

UPPER W AKIM:
Mahama commissions fourth Community- Day SHS
Thursday, February 04 2016

President John Dramani Mahama has today commissioned the fourth Community- Day Senior High School at “Kwaobaah-Nyanoa” in the Upper West Akim District.

AFIGYA K:
DCE to commission new school block
Thursday, February 04 2016

The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Afigya Kwabre, Mr. Kaakyire Oppong Kyekyeku will on Friday February 5, 2016, commission and handover a newly constructed six unit classroom block for Essen, a community in the district.

TAIN:
Health Directorate holds annual performance review
Thursday, February 04 2016

The Tain District Health Directorate has held its 2015 annual performance review meeting in Nsawkaw, the District capital.

KWAHU A P N:
Donkorkrom Area Council office commissioned
Thursday, February 04 2016

A two hundred and nine thousand five hundred (209,500 GHC) office complex for the Donkorkrom Area Council has been commissioned at a colorful ceremony at Donkorkrom in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District in the Eastern Region.

EJURA:
People with disability receive funds
Thursday, February 04 2016

Eighty-six (86) persons with various disabilities in the Ejura/Sekyedumase Municipality in the Ashanti Region were disbursed a total sum of twenty-three thousand Ghana cedis (GHs23,000.00) from the two percent share of the district assembly common fund allocated to Persons With Disabilities (PWDs).

BOLE:
DCE calls on residents to consolidate peace for dev’t
Thursday, February 04 2016

DCE for Bole, Jaaga James has entreated his people to continue to nurture the peace in the district to allow for smooth implementation of development projects to better the lives of the people.

E GONJA:
Passengers stranded at shore
Thursday, February 04 2016

The passengers carrying out their daily economic and social activities in the East Gonja District got stacked at Yeji for three weeks when the ferry by name “Nana Mprah Besemuna III” broke down.

Govt to borrow ȼ6 billion from money market in February
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Government has announced it intends to borrow 6,030 billion cedis in February from the money markets through bonds, treasury bills and notes.

AFRAM PLAINS:
Deceased body washed ashore
Wednesday, February 03 2016

The deceased body of a man believed to have drowned when a ferry sank on the Afram river has been washed ashore.

Kasoa boundary dispute will be settled soon – Mahama
Thursday, February 04 2016

President John Mahama has expressed his commitment to ensure a lasting solution to the boundary dispute that has existed over the years between the Ga South Municipal Assembly in Greater Accra region and Awutu Senya East Municipal Assembly in Central region.

UPPER W AKIM:
Mahama to commission “Kwaobaah-Nyanoa” SHS
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Ghana’s President, John Dramani Mahama will tomorrow February 4, 2016 commission the “Kwaobaah-Nyanoa” Community- Day Senior High School in the Upper West Akim District.

TAIN:
Fire razes down Papakyeae
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Fire has razed down Papakyeaye, a farming community in the Tain.

BOSOME F:
Patriots roots for DCE
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Scores of numbers of patriots for development of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Bosome Freho constituency in the Ashanti Region have declared their unflinching support for Hon. Kwame Adarkwah, the parliamentary candidate for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in his quest to become the next Member of Parliament for the Bosome Freho constituency.

WENCHI:
Unit committee members schooled on good governance
Wednesday, February 03 2016

The Wenchi Municipal Directorate of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has organized a durbar for Unit Committee members and some stakeholders in Wenchi.

YENDI:
13 CSM cases confirmed
Wednesday, February 03 2016

The Yendi Municipal Health Directorate has confirmed thirteen Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) cases out of thirty (30) suspected cases recorded in the Municipality.

BOLE:
Assembly steps up efforts for improved water supply
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Mr. Jaaga James, District Chief Executive for the Bole District in the Northern Region has disclosed that the Assembly in partnership with government is doing a lot to improve water delivery in the district.

Mahama presents vehicles to security agencies
Wednesday, February 03 2016

President John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday presented 183 vehicles and 70 motorbikes to four security agencies to improve their operations.

HEALTH:
Nurses strike today over unpaid salaries
Wednesday, February 03 2016

Health services at the major hospitals across the country will be interrupted today [Wednesday] February 3, 2016, as over 7,000 nurses belonging to the Coalition of Unpaid Nurses and Midwives, are embarking on an indefinite nationwide strike from today, to demand unpaid salaries.

Akuapem schools closed down
Tuesday, February 02 2016

Schools in Akuapem North in the Eastern Region have been forced to close down in a bid to prepare grounds for the final funeral rites of Oseadeeyo Addo Dankwa III, Paramount Chief of the Akuapem Traditional Area who passed on at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.

BOLE:
DCE hands over CHPS centre to Wakawaka community
Tuesday, February 02 2016

The chiefs and people of the Wakawaka community in the Bole District in the Northern Region were full of praise to the DCE and the District Assembly when a newly constructed community-based health planning and service (CHPS) centre was handed over to the community.

KWAHU A P N:
One person feared dead in ferry accident
Tuesday, February 02 2016

One person is feared dead and others injured in a ferry accident on the Obosom River in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District of the Eastern Region.

ASUTIFI N:
DCE accounts to residents
Tuesday, February 02 2016

The Asutifi North District Assembly in the Brong Ahafo Region has held a District Public forum at Ntotroso to afford the District Chief Executive (DCE) and Heads of Department (HOD) an opportunity to brief residents of the area on developments executed in the district on their behalf.

Ghana not ready for November polls – IEA
Tuesday, February 02 2016

The Executive Director of the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Jean Mensa, has stated that Ghana is not fully prepared for the November polls.

N JUABEN:
Oti Boateng SHS gets supports to mitigate fire destruction
Tuesday, February 02 2016

The Municipal Chief Executive of New Juaben Mr. Kwabena Okyere Kusi has asked students of the Oti Boateng SHS to be patient about the situation they find themselves in and move on.

BIRIM N:
Unit committees admonished to work with traditional authorities
Monday, February 01 2016

Area councilors and unit committee members of the Birim North District admonished to work in tandem and cordially with their Assembly men and Traditional Authorities in resolving the developmental challenges confronting the local people.

Pneumococcal Meningitis: Health Ministry holds emergency talk
Monday, February 01 2016

The Health Ministry has called for an emergency stakeholders meeting in the capital to discuss the spread of the deadly Pneumococcal Meningitis disease in the Greater Accra Region and other parts of the country.

Prices of petrol drop by 2%
Monday, February 01 2016

Prices of fuel at the pump has seen a reduction, with petrol moving down 2% effective Monday, February 1,2016, the National Petroleum Authority(NPA) has announced.

ELLEMBELLE:
Awiebo Baseke CHPs compound nears completion
Monday, February 01 2016

Work on a new community Health-base Planning Service (CHPs) compound at Awiebo Baseke in the Ellembelle District is said to be nearing completion, Ghanadistrict.com checks has revealed.

GA C:
Assembly to complete new classroom blk
Monday, February 01 2016

In a bid to improve teaching and learning in the area, the Ga Central Municipal Assembly is putting up a modern four unit classroom block with ancillary facilities for the pupils of Anyaa Experimental.

TRANSPORTATION:
Transport fares up by 15%
Monday, February 01 2016

Stakeholders in the transport sector have finally increased transport fares by 15%.

Ghana Gas Board dissolved
Monday, February 01 2016

Ghana Gas Company has announced the retire­ment of its board, effec­tive February 4, 2016.