The Government of Ghana in collaboration with wheat flour millers will by the year 2015 institutionalize the production and availability of composite flour.
The Metro Mass Transit (MMT) has extended its services to Kofi Kwei and its environs in the Ga West Municipality in the Greater Accra Region.
Mr Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, Deputy Minister of Local and Rural Development, has said District Chief Executives (DCE) would soon be elected by the registered voters in the districts to ensure that they are accountable to the local people.
Ghana’s First Lady, Dr. (Mrs.) Ernestina Naadu Mills, has emphasised the need for global attention to be paid on the major issues affecting youth development worldwide.
The Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Victor Smith, has said the Regional Security Council would punish anybody who seeks to create problems in the region.
The Member of Parliament for Akyem Oda, Hon. Yaw Owusu Boateng has called on Ghanaians to revive the zeal they use to have some time ago for communal labour.
The king of mamprugu; Naa Boahagu mahama Abdulai Sheriga has called on government and the electoral commission to consider creating two new constituencies from the Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo constituency and the Nalerigu constituency .
A Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has called on NDC executives to help relay the goodnews the better Ghana agenda has brought to Ghanaians which is paramount and evident for all citizens to see and hear.
The government has proposed an independent commission to determine emolument for assembly members.
The Gomoa Akyempim chiefs have condemned the call made by the Chief Fisherman of Mumford, Nana Kow Kotu to President John Evans Atta Mills to remove the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Gomoa West, Mr Theophilus Aidoo-Mensah from office.
Chiefs, pastors, elders, and the entire folks of Akyem Oda were in high spirit when an ultra-modern, healthcare centre, equipped with the state of the art equipment, known as the Community Hospital Oda was inaugurated in the area yesterday.
Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies have been urged to do more to support the growth of small and medium forest enterprises (SMFEs).
Members and supporters of the various political parties in the Asante-Mampong Constituency have embarked on a joint peace march to send a message of their readiness to work together to prevent violence in the coming December polls.
The Tumu Midwifery Training College has received a brand new shuttle bus which will be transporting students from their various hostels to campus.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma South Hon. Fritz Baffour has launched his campaign for 2012 election with a promise to ensure massive infrastructural development in his constituency.
The Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly has covered a minimum of 1 and half kilometers of new street lights at the Sawla township in its efforts to ensure the sustainability of the streetlighting project being rolled out in the district.
Residents in the Denkyira North Electoral Area in the Ajumako/Enyan/Essiam District have expressed gratitude to the assembly for constructing a new borehole in the area to enhance the flow of potable water in the area.
Mr. John T. K. Abugri, assemblyman for Tolenu Electoral Area in the Nzema East Municipality has applauded both past and present governments for improved education in the area.
The construction and surfacing of the second phase of a 20-kilometre Obooho- Miaso road in the Fanteakwa District is steadily progressing.
The Fanteakwa District Assembly in the Eastern Region has taken delivery of about 1000 dual desks from Ministry of Education (MoE) to be distributed to some selected basic schools in the area.
The District Chief Executive for the East Mamprusi District Assembly, Hon. Adam Imoro has advised the youth in the area to eschew all forms of character that will mar successful elections this year.
57 motorbikes have been distributed as part of the Better Ghana agenda to Assembly members in the Jaman South District in the Brong Ahafo Region.
Three illegal miners are reported to have died in a mining pit at Hiawa in the Amenfi West district of the Western Region on Tuesday.
Government’s willingness to eliminate all schools under trees is gradually being realized in the system as massive efforts are being put up to boost adequate classroom structures for all educational institutions, especially in the deprived areas.
The Water Resources Commission has developed a Riparian Buffer Zone policy to develop and maintain buffers to conserve water bodies, Mr Enoch Teye Mensah, Minster of Water Resources, Works and Housing announced in Accra on Tuesday.
A GH¢546, 402.09 ultra-modern office complex project for the Department of Urban roads has been inaugurated at Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region.
The MP for Ablekuma central, Theophilios Tetteh Chaie, has pledged to run a campaign free of violence during the upcoming December elections.
About 10 mechanized boreholes are due to be facilitated for some selected communities that are in dire need of potable water in the Sissala East district in the Upper West region.
The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Tano South Assembly, Bukari Anaba Zakari has called on Ghanaians to refrain from being used as catalysts to cause violence in the country especially as the December polls beckon.
In a bid to fulfill the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) five on improving maternal health, the Jaman North District Assembly has rolled out a number of projects to achieve success in the afore mentioned sector.
Osagyefo Amotia Ofori Panyin, Okyenhene, has expressed confidence that the up coming general elections in December will come to pass and Ghana will remain a peaceful nation.
The Chief Executive for Abura Asebu Kwamankese (AAK) District Assembly, William Ata Mends yesterday presented 10 brand new outboard motors to fishermen at Moree, a suburb of the district.
The first lady Naadu Mills has come to the rescue of Ahwenease School with a construction of a new school block to enhance teaching and learning.
As part of the Better Ghana Agenda, the Calvary Presby School in the Haatso Electoral Area of the Ga East Municipality has benefited from a Ghana Education Trust Funded project.
The Government has constructed 32 basic education infrastructure for the Fanteakwa District.
The Central Regional Minister, Mrs Ama Benyiwa Doe, has said the shift system was an impediment to forcing children to go to school.
Mobole District Assembly Junior High School near Dodowa in the Greater Accra Region, has been adjudged the winner of the 2012 Excellent School Awards.
The first community clinic under the Community Health Planning Service (CHPS) has been inaugurated to serve the residents of Anloga, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region.
More classroom structures have been secured for various schools in the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba district to give leverage for school children to improve their academic laurels.
A new pick up vehicle facilitated for the Principal of the Gushiegu Midwifery Training School to assist him work efficiently is scheduled to be handed over soon in the district.
In a bid to boost transportation in the area, works are seriously ongoing on an 18.91 kilometer (km) Essuehyie to Akra road in the Mfantseman Municipality.
The Assin South District Assembly will tomorrow 6 July, 2012 hold a graduation ceremony for persons who trained under the Local Enterprises and Skills Development Program (LEDEP) in the area.
Residents of Newtown, an electoral area in the Ejisu Juaben Municipality in the Ashanti Region will very soon enjoy the comfort of easing themselves in a new place of convenience being constructed for them.
Under a collaborative programme being pursued by the Sissala East District Assembly (SEDA) and the World Food Programme (WFP) to assist construct some dug-out in certain selected communities, a minimum of three dams have currently been secured to boost agriculture production in the area.
The District Chief Executive for Asuogyaman, Johnson Ahiakpor has stated that governemnt is still on course to deliver on his promise improving the livelihoods of the individual Ghanaian citizenry.
Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, Founder and General Overseer of the Christian Action Faith Ministries, has called on Ghanaians to unite and promote peace ahead of Election 2012.
Minister of the Interior, Mr. William Kwasi Aboah, on behalf of President John Evans Atta Mills inaugurated the Upper West Akim District at Adeiso, the new district capital.
Mr Adotei Brown, President of the Ghana Institute of Architects (GIA)
called for the adoption of “developmental control” in urban design to
manage overpopulation and congestion in the country’s cities.
The first phase of a two-storey 26-unit market stores under construction at Begoro market is due for completion by the end of the year.
As part of government’s energy delivery programme being implemented through the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) in the Gushiegu district, the Gushiegu township has currently benefited from a number of streetlights to boost the social development in the area.
The Abura Asebu Kwamankese District Assembly in the Central Region has taken a swift move to renovate two basic schools which were severely affected by a heavy rainstorm that hit Abura and its surrounding vicinities.
Non performing contractors working on government projects in the Eastern Region have to rethink their actions in order not to loose their contracts or opportunities to secure future contracts.
A sod cutting ceremony has been held to commence work on an information communication technology, ICT complex at New Tafo Zongo in the East Akim Municipality in the Eastern Region.
The usual problem of staff accommodation which bedevils most districts in the country is gradually being worked on by the Fanteakwa District in the Eastern Region.
In the bid to encourage teachers stay in the area to assist promote quality education, the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly has moved to construct a 3 unit teachers’ quarters for teachers at Soma.
The Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG) has been called upon to show more appreciation to their immediate communities by helping to improve social and economic facilities to the benefit of the masses in those communities.
Residents in Wamaso East, an electoral area in the Twifo Heman Lower Denkyira (THLD) District have appealed to government to provide the community school blocks to help improve education in the area.
Authorities of the Presbyterian School at Wirenkyiren Amonfrom in the East Akim Municipalitty have received a lawn mower from the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Trinity congregation.
The Government, on Thursday, started the payment of the compensation to farmers whose economic crops were destroyed during the demarcation of land for the proposed Domunli Gas Project in the Jomoro District.
The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development at the weekend urged members of the National Association of Local Government Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) to adhere to good governance practices that goes with accountability and transparency.
Techimantia, a town in the Tano South District in the Brong Ahafo region has benefited from a modern ICT centre provided to them by MTN, a telecommomunication giant at a cost of 100,000 US dollars.
Government has cautioned private health care providers against compromising efficient health care service with profitability.
Vice President John Dramani Mahama yesterday launched the afforestation component of the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), at Vea in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region.
The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFUND), has funded the construction of a dining hall complex with furniture estimated at GH¢385,000 for Nkoranza Senior High School (SHS) in the Brong Ahafo Region.
The Nkusukum Traditional Council in the Mfantseman Municipality has launched the celebration of the Odambea Festival at the Nankesedo (Saltpond Lower Town) in the Central region.
Vice President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday launched projects involving the construction of two new cities to be situated in the Greater Accra and Western Regions.
Mr. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Deputy Minister of Energy, said political office holders were obliged to help transform the lives of the people, especially those in the remote areas.
Mr. Victor Smith, the parliamentary candidate for the National Democratic Congress at the Abuakwa North Constituency officially launched is campaign on Saturday with a pledge to help the constituency achieve accelerated development.
Ghana has to date lifted about 5.9 million barrels of crude oil, representing a total revenue of 903 million United States dollars, Mr Franklin Ashiadey, National Coordinator of the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI), said at the weekend.
Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has noted with deep concern the complicity of some of the chiefs in the region in illegal mining (galamsey) and resolved to support the government in dealing with the problem.
The Ave Senior High School in the Akatsi District is to take delivery of 20 computers and accessories next week to help the students acquire practical skills in Information Communication Technology, ICT.
Assembly Members in the Nkwanta South District in the Volta Region have recently being presented with 45 motor bikes to aid mobility in their electoral areas.
The Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly is creating an impetus for growth in the health system as the Assembly is constructing a new nurses’ quarters facility for nurses at Kulmasa within the district.
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly headed by Dr. Okoe Vanderpuije with a mandate by government to improve the level of security in the area has since 2009 installed streetlights in almost all of its electoral areas.
A Deputy Central Regional Minister and the MP for Mfantseman West, Hon. Aquinas Tawiah Quansah has called on Ghanaians to give the Mills- led government a second term to complete the good works it has started.
Deputy Coordinating Director of the Birim Central Municipal Assembly, Samuel Badu Baiden said the demolishing exercise at the old lorry station was just an adherence to court order to eject traders from the place.
The District Chief Executive for the Talensi-Nabdam District Assembly, Madame Vivian Anafo has advised the youth of the area to eschew all forms of negative lifestyles to enable them become responsible leaders in future.
Two basic schools in the Sunyani Municipality have benefited from the construction of 6-unit classroom blocks each.
The Bank of Ghana on Monday said it would introduce an upgraded GH¢50 banknote, which has been enhanced with new security features to stem counterfeiting of the currency.
Biometric voter registration exercise for this year’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections begins at Akuse area on Tuesday July 10, to July 19, 2012.
There is the need to review most of Ghana’s oil contracts which were signed as far back as 2005 to reflect current economic situations, Senior Fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs, (IEA) said on Monday.
Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors, have been urged to remain neutral and help bring their expertise to bear on the performance of the assemblies.
Three communities in the Nkwanta South District in the Volta Region now have their problem with school infrastructure solved with the construction and commissioning of modern classroom blocks.
District Chief Executive for the Fanteakwa District in the Eastern Region has extended special appeal to the Regional Minister, Victor Smith to assist the district to acquire frequency modulation band to commence a radio station in the district.
The long awaited opportunity to secure a Junior High School (JHS) for the Kaare-Natinga basic school in the Bawku West district will soon be realized as an additional block has been built for the school to open up classrooms meant for teaching and learning activities.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for the Sunyani Municipal Assembly, Mr. Kwasi Oppong Ababio has revealed that about 182 development projects have so far been executed in the area since 2009.
The construction of a new Police quarters is underway in the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba district in the Northern region.
The Mfansteman Municipal Assembly in the Central Region in its constant effort to improve infrastructure in the area has signed a Tripartite Parternership Project (TPP) agreement at Mankessim.
An amount of GHs35, 490.00 has been disbursed to one hundred and eighteen (118) disabled persons in the Ho Municipality in the Volta Region.
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly In a bid to halt the shift system in the educational process about 3 year ago took a number of daring initiative to bring the motive to fruition.
The District Chief Executive for Jomoro, Mr Sylvester Dadie, has appealed to fishermen to apply approved fishing methods to avoid depletion of fish stock.
Two new Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compounds are under construction for residents of Amotare and Adakope communities in the Fanteakwa District.
The District Chief Executive for Asante Akim South in the Ashanti Region, Mr. De-graft Fokuo has presented a brand new Anesthetic machine to the Juaso government Hospital.
The Saboba District Assembly has committed efforts to increase and improve the street lighting systems in the area in the quest to keep development on track in the district.
Government has release a total of 1.1 million Ghana cedis for the payment as compensation in respect of crop and economic trees that were destroyed as a result of the construction of the Bui dam.
The Bawku West District Assembly has managed to push all required efforts for the commencement of works on the 17 emergency boreholes scheduled for some selected communities of the district.
Government’s policy to expand the School Feeding Programme to improve education has not proved futile as most schools across the length and breadth of the country have started benefiting from the initiative.
Works are far advanced for the completion of a 12-unit 2 storey classroom block for students of London Bridge Zion A & B Junior High School (JHS) in the Cape Coast Metropolis.
About thirteen organized women groups in the Nkwanta South District in the Volta Region have received assistance from the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC).
Residents of Low Cost in Winneba have commended the Minister of Health, Mr Alban Bagbin, for his prompt response to their call for help to solve flooding in the area.
A new presiding member, Mr. Romeo Elikplim Akahoho, has been elected for the Tema Metropolitan Assembly in the Greater Accra Region.
The effects of climate change have become a major concern to every government across the country, organizations and agencies leading to the formation of programmes and policies to help curtail the situation.
The Mfantsiman Girls Senior High School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) is in a process of procuring laptop computers for the teachers of the School.
STAR-Ghana a multi-donor pooled funding mechanism (funded by DFID, DANIDA, EU and USAID) has pumped a total of 4,783,285.75 dollars to 36 organisations in an effort to consolidate democracy, a statement made available to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Wednesday.
The Bawku West District Chief Executive, Mr. Moro Adam Anabah has assured that all things being equal works on the 6 unit classroom block facility currently under construction at Gbantongo will soon be completed.
Accessibility has been improved to communities in the Atiwa District that have been identified to experiencing annual cut off in the rainy season due to heavy downpour with the construction of five (5) footbridges.
The Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly is making a considerable investment into the wellbeing of some nurses in the district, as it has committed resources in the construction an accommodation facility for them.
The Chief Executive for Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly, Mrs. Christiana Kobbinah has noted that her outfit is keen to ensure the completion of various on-going projects in the area.
Business activities will soon take shape in Saboba and its surrounding environs as the Assembly has finally resolved to commence with the needed speed, the construction of the 1 storey 18 unit market stalls for traders in the area.
The Ahanta West district could be touted as one of the districts which has benefited significantly under the Mills-led government’s unprecedented achievement of eliminating schools under trees in the country.
The Atiwa District Assembly in the Eastern Region has taken delivery of 50 brand new motorbikes intended to be distributed to the assembly members in the area.
The Member for Parliament for Okere Constituency, Hon. Dan Botwe has called for the provision of office accommodation as well as research assistants for MPs in their various constituencies in the country.
The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) is procuring 80,000 new electricity poles for service connections countrywide to expand access of electricity.
The Sissala West District Security Committee in the Upper East Region, has banned the sale and transportation of fertilizer at night.
The Mpohor Wassa East District Assembly has financed the construction of 3 separate Community Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compounds in the area as part of efforts to improve health delivery in the area.
The National Health Insurance Scheme in the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba district will now get the leverage to improve on its operations in the area, as a new office facility meant for the scheme has duly been completed.
The Prestea Huni Valley District Assembly has been called on to give attention towards the construction of a new classroom block for students of the Atechem English and Arabic school to boost teaching and learning.
The Eastern Regional Minister, Ambassador Victor Smith has indicated that government is making plans to tackle some selected strategic road infrastructure in the region to reduce the transportation nightmare of the motorist public in the region.
The Fanteakwa District has achieved significant progress in attempt to improve potable water delivery for the people in various communities and institutions in the district.
With adequate toilet facilities captured as one of the key underpinnings of reaching the 2015 target of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s) of improved sanitation, the Yendi Municipal Assembly is gradually collaborating with other development partners to secure more sanitation facilities in the municipality.
A 6 unit emergency classroom block has been completed at Baiboo Bonsoe Senior High School (SHS) to ease congestion in the school.
The Nkwanta North District Assembly has presented about 24 brand new motorbikes to Assembly members to help facilitate their work in their respective electoral areas.
The Fanteakwa District has achieved significant progress in attempt to improve potable water delivery for the people in various communities and institutions in the district.
Residents and other motorists who patronize the Anyinam taxi rank will soon have their worry of muddy and unkempt station resolved in the face-lifting of the station.
Very soon, executives of the Education Directorate of the Nkoranza North District will administer their duties in a new office complex being constructed for them by United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
Goldfields Ghana Limited has promised to extend electricity to the education office complex for the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality in the Western Region.
The Sofoline Interchange being built as part of the GH¢99.6 million reconstruction of the 11.3-kilometre Kejetia-Abuakwa stretch of the Kumasi-Sunyani road is set to be opened to traffic in October this year.
Nana Asiama-Poku Afrifa II, a member of the Council of State, has commended the Asante-Akim South District in the Ashanti for executing more development projects in the area.
A community-based health planning services (CHPS) compound has been commissioned for the people of Akwaduuso in the Atiwa District in the Eastern Region.
In a bid to improve the level of education in the West Akim Municipality, the Eastern Regional Minister, Mr. Victor Smith has commissioned a new school block for the Okotokrom L/A primary school.
Dr Benjamin Kunbour, Minister of Justice and Attorney General has noted that government would continue to promote the rule of law and access to justice.
A Deputy Municipal Director of Education, has called for the incorporation of more character building lessons into the school curriculum to help lower the alarming rate of drug abuse and crime among children.
The Promgramme Manager of the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), Dr Nii Akwei Addo said Ghana needs 73 million US dollars to implement fully the national strategic plan to ensure zero transmission of HIV from pregnant women to their babies by 2015.
A leadership delegation of Hohoe Zongo on Sunday officially rendered an unqualified apology to Togbega Gabusu, Paramount Chief of Gbi Traditional Area, its elders and people of the Gbi State, for the complicity in conduct that led to the violent communal clash that claimed lives and properties in the area recently.
Residents of Takorase, a farming community in the West Akim Municipality have exhausted their patience with the contractor working on a bridge project that connects the Takorase community to others.
Under a collaborative programme code-named “Food for Assets” being embarked by the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly and the World Food Programme (WFP), some dams and dug-outs are currently being desilted to restore the efficiency of water supply of such facilities.
In less than a month, more than 10 boreholes have been rolled out for deprived areas in the Bosome Freho District in the Ashanti Region.
The Saboba District Assembly is seriously pushing efforts to facilitate the completion of a classroom structure scheduled for school children at N-nalog community.
Market square, an Electoral Area in the Obuasi Municipal Assembly has benefitted from a number of development projects over the past few years.
The Awutu Senya District Chief Executive, Adams Nuhu has called on both the ruling and the opposition political parties in the country to carry out their campaigns devoid of acrimony even as we approach the much anticipated 2012 general election.
In support to assist consolidate the promotion of pre-school education in the municipality, the United States Agency for International Development has teamed up with the Assembly to construct 3 kindergartens in the area.
Residents of Manfie, a suburb in the Juaboso District in the Western Region currently will not need to waste time and resource to seek health attention elsewhere as the community has benefited from a newly constructed Community-Based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound.
Volta Region will soon witness the inauguration of a maiden state-of –the-art shopping mall facility in the regional capital Ho.
The District Chief Executive for Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam, Mr Peter Light Koomson, has said more than 131 development projects have been undertaken in the area.
Osaberima Kwaku Amoah III, the chief of Asamankese in the Akim West District has lauded the excellent human relations of the District Chief Executive, George Mensah Akpalu with the chiefs and people of the assembly.
Six schools within the Saboba district in the Northern region have had their turn to benefit from the government’s supply of school furniture to assist enhance the standard of education in the country.
The Premier League Board (PLB) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has tentatively fixed Sunday, October 7, 2012 as the kick-off date for the 2012/2013 Premier League season.
The Ahanta West District Assembly in the Western Region has followed the trend of most developed Districts to procure a brand new grader aimed at improving roads in the area.
A Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Mr. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has said government has resolved to condemn any member of the NDC party whose conduct could halt the peace in the country as the 2012 election beckons.
The regent of Kwabeng and Dwantoahene of Kyebi nana Kofi adjei twini has called on government to provide the district with a hospital to cater for the health needs of the people.
The NDC parliamentary candidate for the Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo constituency, Hon Duut Abdulai Bonchel has challenged students in the area to move in educating their parents on the socio-economic strides made by government for Ghanaians in appreciation to their confidence reposed in them.
The Takoradi Polytechnic (T-Poly) School of Applied Arts have benefited from a 5-storey faculty block to help improve studies in the school.
The Eastern Regional Policy Fair scheduled from Monday 23 - Thursday 26 July 2012 at the Center for National Culture has been officially launched with a call on the general public especially those from the Eastern Region to show interest and patronize the event.
The Asamankese Lorry Park which has received facelift with the pavement of the entire area has now been opened to the general public.
Mr Prince Tamakloe, Assemblyman for Kotobaabi-Pig Farm Electoral Area, has called on electorates to collaborate with other stakeholders in keeping the city of Accra clean.
Assembly Members in Dormaa-West District in Brong-Ahafo have expressed gratitude to President Mills and the government for creating the new district.
At least 4 already existing dams in the Saboba district in the Northern region are being reconstructed under ‘food for work’ programme being rolled out to boost agriculture production in the farming communities.
“I can boldly confirm to you that schools under tress will soon be a thing of the past in the Assin South District as befitting emergency classroom blocks amongst other educational facilities have been constructed to rescue the development".
Mr Kwasi Oppong Ababio, Sunyani Municipal Chief Executive, has said recent political developments in the country must be a concern to every Ghanaian in the struggle to protect the nation’s peace.
Some basic schools that lacked Junior High Schools(JHS) in the Yendi municipality have been considered to receive additional structures to assist accomplish their quest of getting the needed infrastructure to establish such levels of education.
Queen mothers in the Kwabre East District in the Ashanti Region have appealed to government to help improve their roads which are in deplorable states and also channel more development projects into the area.
In order to improve the transportation network in the area, a number of feeder roads in the Atiwa District in the Eastern Region are being reshaped and others with bushes on them being cleared.
Reconstruction work is currently ongoing on an 18 kilometer Saltpond - Abura road, aimed at improving transportation in the Abura Asebu Kwamankese District.
About Twenty-three (23) photographers have been provided with photography equipment by the Volta Regional Secretariat of the Local Enterprise and Skills Development Programme (LESDEP).
The smock industry unlike the kente industry has been sidelined for long.
Government on Wednesday presented 15 trucks valued at GH¢567,600 to the Ghana Co-operative Butchers Association, to help reduce transportation cost and facilitate the easy carting of animals to boost their business.
The Ghana Health Service (GHS) in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Wednesday outdoored a new and more effective method of treating childhood diarrhoea.
Government has released GH₵17,650,455.54 as the first portion of its matching funds in fulfilment of Ghana’s High level commitment to the fight against HIV and AIDS.
The management of the Presbyterian University College (PUC) has cut the sod for the construction of a GHȼ2,001,000 student hostel at its Kwahu campus at Abetifi.
Mr. Victor Smith, Eastern Regional Minister has urged the people of the Upper West Akim District, one of the newly created districts to use the opportunity to ensure accelerated development of the various communities.
Government has submitted an amount of GHs2,613,407,346.00 for approval by Parliament as supplementary budget for 2012.
In attempt to keep touch with the people and get them involved in moving the development of the North Tongu District forward, the assembly led by the chief executive has embarked on outreach programme to some selected communities in the district.
The Kwabre East District Assembly in the Ashanit Region has distributed a total of two thousand (2000) dual desks to various schools in the area.
The Vice President, Mr. John Dramani Mahama, has commissioned newly completed electricity projects at three selected communities of the total number of twenty three localities that had been connected to the national grid in Bole district.
Residents living in Tarkwa, the Capital of Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipality can now boast of quality health delivery as government has constructed for them a new district hospital to cater for their health needs.
The Kassena Nankana West District Assembly has advanced in its quest to secure more classroom blocks for the purpose of removing and replacing schools under trees with standard structures through the implementation of the “Better Ghana” agenda.
President J.E.A Mills yesterday took time off his busy schedules to inaugurate an 18-unit classroom block for the Salvation Army School at Laterbiorkorshie in the Accra Metropolitan Assembly.
The Ahanta West District Assembly has presented 51 brand new royal motorbikes to members of the assembly to facilitate work in their respective electoral areas.
The Forestry Commission has arrested 24 persons for establishing illegal farms and putting up illegal permanent structures in the Sui River Forest Reserve in the sef District of the Western Region.
Newmont Akyem Project has embarked on apprenticeship programme to train people to meet the job specification and criteria for job placement in the mining company.
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Junior High School would work assiduously to maintain the good academic standards set over the years, Mrs Mary S. Kyere, the Headmistress, has said.
President John Evans Atta Mills, poised to win the 2012 elections, for a second term, is set for the electioneering on the message of peace and development.
About seventy-five beneficiaries who received training under the Rural Enterprises Programme have been presented with Start up kits in the North Tongu District in the Volta Region.
There is hope for about twenty-seven communities in the West Akim Municipality to be connected to the electricity national grid soon under the rural electrification project.
The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has organised a two-day workshop at Dodowa in the Greater Accra Region, on the Code of Conduct for Public Officers.
Mr. Muntaka M. Mubarak, Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Health, has called on Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to partner the Ministry of Health (MOH) in enforcing and educating the public on the Public Health Bill.
The East Akim Municipal Assembly has also benefitted from a new ambulance from government by way of measures to improve health delivery in the municipality.
The Saboba District Assembly has awarded contract for rehabilitation of some schools that were affected by recent rainstorm in the district.
The Kassena Nankana West District Assembly has attended to a number of road projects in the area to improve the road networks in the district.
The Kintampo North Municipal Assembly had as at May, 2012 collected an amount of GHs 148,943.00 against this year’s budgeted revenue of GHs 494,614.00, representing a total performance rate of 72.3% increase of its internally generated fund(IGP).
Work to connect some additional communities in the Atiwa District in the Eastern Region to the national grid is progressing steadily, the District Chief Executive, Emmanuel Atta Twum has stated.
Government has received applauds from some authorities and students of the Bia Senior/Technical School with regards to an ongoing construction of a Girl’s dormitory block for the school.
Nii Okwei Kinka Dowuona VI, Osu Mantse says this year’s Homowo festival celebration would be celebrated in a "grand style", because for the first time in five years, the Traditional Area was free of litigation.
The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo has launched a magazine which has been designed to showcase the achievements chalked by government within the Brong Ahofo region.
A two-day workshop on the integration of the Urban Passenger Transport Unit into the mainstream District Assembly System has ended in Koforidua in the New Juaben Municipality.
The chief and people of Koradaso, a predominantly farming community in the Dormaa Municipality have appealed through the Assembly to the central government to assist and provide them with some basic amenities.
The Minister of Education, Mr. Lee Ocran has said that government is determined to provide sixty thousand laptops to basic schools throughout the county before the end of this year.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of East Akim, Mr Simon Peter Asirifi, has said the assembly has undertaken many development projects and programmes for the past three and half years under the “Better the Ghana Agenda”.
A physically challenged teacher has received a brand new Apsonic (AP 110-33) motorbike from the Northern Regional Education Directorate to ease her mobility in and around the area.
The Zeal Environmental Technologies Limited, a waste management company, has donated educational materials estimated at GHs3,500.00 as well as dustbins to the Nana Kobina Nketsia Basic Schools at Essikado near Takoradi in the Western Region .
The government has presented 100 bags of rice and 100 bags of sugar each (50 kilogrammes) to the Muslim community and traditional authorities in Tamale to mark the beginning of the Ramadan festive season.
“The train of Government’s Better Ghana Agenda is on course, and is delivering to improve living conditions of the citizenry”, Mr Enoch Teye Mensah, Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing said on Friday.
The Member of Parliament for Saboba constituency, Joseph Bukari Nikpe has supplied a total number of 20 canoes to communities sited around river banks within the district.
About 64 skilled and unskilled youth in the Kintampo North Municipality have been provided with jobs under the National Youth Employment Programme to cut down the ever- increasing youth unemployment rate in the area.
The Kassena Nankana West District Assembly is embarking on a 3 hectare forest plantation exercise to power climate change afforestation programme in the district.
The Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), one of the government’s policies to bridge the socio-economic gap between the Northern and the Southern sectors of Ghana, seems to be taking shape as most districts have started benefiting hugely from the initiative.
A Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Stephen Ackah has challenged youth in the vocational and technical areas of the economy to avoid depending wholly on the industry, but strive very hard to initiate their own business to assist promote the forward march of the sector.
Narsec Senior High School in the Jaman North District in the Brong/Ahafo Region has been provided with a 1- storey boys’ dormitory block to improve accommodation in the school.
Stakeholders in the Eastern Region led by the Regional Minister Victor Smith today opened a four day policy fair to provide a platform that enables the citizenry to interact with Government Ministries, Departments, Agencies.
As part of the Better Ghana Agenda, the Ga West Municipality in the Greater Accra Region has experienced the proliferation of projects in all of its sectors since 2009.
Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) has reiterated government’s commitment to ensure development in all areas of the country.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Amansie West, Madam Grace Addo, has called for strict enforcement of the country’s environmental and mining laws to help reduce the fast degradation of the environment and also protect the lives and property of people in mining communities.
Mr Joseph Kwabena Onyinah, Ashanti Regional Education Director, has called for a more aggressive promotion of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) education in schools.
Four Canadian teachers donated school supplies worth GH¢2,000.00 to the Chaaba-Naaga Primary school in the Kassena-Nankana East District of Upper East Region.
The Western Regional branch of the Teachers and Educational Workers’ Union (TEWU), has began a sit-down strike to protest against the non-payment of the 15 per cent retention premium of the remaining 11 categories of non teaching staff.
Food producers of the Nkwanta Districts and surrounding areas of the Volta Region have called on government to help rehabilitate the road arteries and the main trunk road of the area.
Government has reiterated its commitment to reducing further the huge graduate unemployment rate in the country.
The Local Enterprises and Skills Development Programme, LESDEP continuous to provide economic relief to a number of people across the country.
Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo has reiterated that the creation of the new districts and elevation of some to municipal status is an important exercise and worth the time, energy and resources invested in it.
Some philanthropists and development partners have moved to support the learning of Information Communication Technology(ICT) at the Community Development Vocational and Technical Institute at Kpong in the Eastern region.
The Assembly member for Wamaso-East under the newly created Twifo Atimokwa district in the Central region, Kwame Anane Yamoah is craving for more water facilities which will serve inhabitants with safe drinking water.
Ghanadistricts.com can boldly say that an electricity extension project will very soon be carried out in the Ebeyeyie/Tano/Odumasi Electoral Area in the Ejisu Juaben Municipality in the Ashanti Region.
Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II, Okyehene has pated government at the back for the efforts so far made in trying to relegate power to the grassroots to participate in the development of their localities.
Residents living in the Kwaman North Area in the Sekyere Central District in the Ashanti Region are calling on the government and benevolent organizations to come to their aid to construct a storm drain for them.
Unemployed youth in the Offinso South Municipality will very soon be taken through an intensive skills training programme with the sole aim of supporting them take hold of their economic lives.
Ghanadistricts.com, can confirmed that President John Evans Atta Mills is dead. His unfortunate death occurred Tuesday at the 37 Military hospital.
The newly sworn-in President, John Dramani Mahama has declared one week of mourning for the late president of the Republic of Ghana, J.E.A Mills.
His Excellency John Dramani Mahama has been sworn-in by the Chief Justice, Mrs Justice Georgina Wood Republic of Ghana at Parliament this evening.
Tribute continue to pour in from around the world for the late president of the Republic of Ghana, John Evans Atta Mills who passed away on Tuesday 24, July, 2012 at the 37 Military Hospital.
The Northern Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), in collaboration with partner agencies, is to distribute free treated mosquito nets to the public aimed at curbing the spread of malaria.
Chief executive of the Keta Municipal Assembly has paid glowing tribute to the late President of the republic of Ghana who passed away yesterday at the 37 Military Hospital.
A protracted boundary dispute is gradually rearing its ugly head between Sunyani and Fiapre traditional councils in the Brong-Ahafo Region.
Serious works are currently underway in the construction of a 2-storey block for the Kassena Nankana West District Education Directorate.
Mr. Lawson Kofi Claver, Ketu North District Chief Executive has lauded the immense contributions of the late President of the Republic of Ghana which he exhibited until his sudden demise on Tuesday 24, July, 2012 at the 37 Military Hospital.
The Catholic Church’s Metropolitan Archbishop of Accra, Archbishop Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle has equated the persona of the late former President J.E.A. Mills to that of biblically acclaimed wise King Solomon.
“We least expected it” was the words of the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Ashaiman Numo Adinortey Addison when expressing his utter dismay over the death of President J.E.A Mills.
The Saboba District Assembly in conjunction with the Member of Parliament for the Saboba constituency, Joseph Bukari Nikpe has distributed sets of jerseys and footballs to some basic schools within the district.
A day after the death of former President Mills, Ghanaians continue to mourn his demise and members of parliament are no exception in this period of grief.
Ghana’s new President John Dramani Mahama has called on Ghanaians to remain united and strong following the sudden transition of President John Evans Atta Mills which occurred at the 37 Military Hospital at 14.15 GMT yesterday in Accra.
The Deputy Minister for Energy in charge of Petroleum, Mr Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, has directed the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) to design and implement health and safety standards to be followed by local landing beach committees, to help prevent fuel-related accidents.
President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday began his first day in office with an emergency cabinet session, following the demise of the late President John Evans Atta Mills on Tuesday July 24 in Accra.
The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), has expressed its condolences to the wife of former President John Evans Atta Mills, the family and the people of Ghana for the loss of the tragic loss of the president.
Ghana Cocoa Coffee Sheanut Farmers Association have expressed shock at the sudden death of President Atta-Mills.
Mind Development Foundation (MDF), a non-governmental organisation in health, has organized an anti-cholera sensitization workshop for some selected schools in the Ashaiman Municipality.
The Eastern Regional Office of the National Youth Authority (NYA), has trained 500 youth in the area since the beginning of the year in poultry farming at the Youth Training Institute at Afienya.
Two number 10-seater Aqua Privy toilet facilities are under construction at two communities including Ahwenease and new Tafo Zongo in the East Akim Municipality.
Lots of tributes continue to pour in for the late Ex President Mills who died on Tuesday at the 37 Military Hospitals in Accra on July 24, 2012.
A new office complex has been commissioned for the Ashanti Regional Branch for the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) in the Kumasi Metropolis.
The Bolgatanga Municipal Assembly is still seeking ways to improve revenue mobilization which has for the past years taken a nose dive in the area.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has described the death of President John Evans Atta Mills as a huge and painful loss to the country.
The Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) programme aimed at providing money and health insurance to extremely poor households across Ghana to alleviate short-term poverty and encourage long term human capital development in deprived communities has received recognition from Nigeria.
Government has opened books of condolence for the late President John Evans Atta Mills.
Christian Council of Ghana has said that the sudden transition of President Mills has come as deep shock and described it as a great loss to the nation at the critical moment of Ghana’s democratic development.
Ghanaian players have expressed shock and deep sorrow at the news of the sudden death Tuesday of President John Evans Atta Mills, who passed on at the 37 Military Hospital.
The Peoples’ National Convention joins all Ghanaians at home and abroad to mourn the passing on unto glory of the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency, Professor John Evans Atta Mills.
Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings and Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, have expressed regret at news of the passing of President John Evans Atta Mills.
Immediately after the signing the book of condolence, the NPP leaders and their entourage in a convoy went straight to the seat of government to commiserate with President John Dramani Mahama.
The Minister for Communications, Haruna Iddrissu has revealed that chief among Mills’ last wishes before his demise were to honour his promise to build a stadium for his native region, Cape Coast as well as renovate the Kotokuraba market also in the Central Region.
A close confidante of the late President said John Mills died because of his dedication to work and his passion to develop the country.
Former President John Agyekum Kufuor in his first statement on the passing of his successor Prof. John Evans Atta Mills, has described him as one with “an air of peace around him.”
Whilst on a campaign tour of the Evalue Gwira constituency in the Western Region this afternoon, I heard the sad news of the death of the President of the Republic, H E Prof John Evans Atta Mills.
Eastern regional Minister, Victor Smith has expressed hope that the relative peace in the region would be nurtured and improved upon to enable meaningful development to take place.
The service commanders led by the Chief of Defence Staff Lieutenant –General Peter Augustine Blay have pledged full allegiance to their new Commander-in-Chief and President of the country, John Mahama at a meeting in the Castle.
The District Chief Executive for the Kassena Nankana East District Assembly, Thomas Dalu Addah has assured that efforts to get Kayoro, a community within the district connected to the national grid will be accomplished very soon in the area.
The National Executive Council of ruling National Democratic Congress has endorsed President John Dramani Mahama as the party’s candidate for the December general elections.
The Municipal Chief executive for Offinso South in the Ashanti Region, Mr. Baffour Amankwah Kesse has revealed to Ghanadisitricts.com that a number of initiatives are being adopted to make the area a modern municipality.
The District Chief Executive for the Abura Asebu Kwamankese, William Ata-Mends will tomorrow cut sod for the construction of new projects in the area.
“I was in state of shock when I received the information about the demise of the President of the Republic, Prof. John Evans Fiifi Atta Mills, as I was returning from Accra to my district".
The Ellembelle Constituency Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Thursday said it received the news of the demise of President John Evans Atta Mills with shock and deep regret.
It is with heavy heart that we, Better Ghana Forum(BGF), express our deepest condolence to the family of the late President Prof. J.E.A. Mills, the people of the Republic of Ghana and the NDC party at large.
The University of Ghana has expressed their condolences to the people of Ghana, Mrs Naadu Mills and the entire family of the Late President JEA Mills.
Ghana Health Service (GHS) has developed a National Strategic Plan for Adolescents and a monitoring tools document to help address the uncharacteristic health needs of young people in the country.
The World Food Programme (WFP), presented two cars to the Ministry of Agriculture and the Food and Drugs (FDB) Board to support the various projects undertaken by both bodies, in Accra.
The National Paramount Queens Mother’s Association of Ghana has expressed sympathy and deepest condolence to Dr. Ernestina Naadu Mills on the death on President John Atta Mills.
The Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan says there is the need to put a cap on the number of constituencies created in the country.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu has urged President Mahama to govern in humility as his predecessor did.
Plans are far advanced in the construction of a new market complex for Bolga and its surrounding environs.
The Eastern Region has over the last three and a half years recorded about 40 health projects from government at the total cost of GHs2.65million.
The stressful routine of 6-7km trekking every morning by school kids to school from Kokwado, a village in the Wamaso East electoral area, under the newly created Twifo-Atimokwa district in the Central region has become a worry to some concerned residents.
The Human Rights Court in Accra has placed an injunction on the Electoral Commission from holding the Wulensi and Kwabre West by-elections.
Chief Executive of the Akuapem North Municipal Assembly, George Opare Addo said the people of the municipality would have wished for more communities to be connected to the national electricity grid.
The Bongo District Assembly has managed to finally complete works on the Police post scheduled for Zorkor, a community within the district.
In a bid to improve potable water supply in deprived areas, the Kintampo North Municipal Assembly in collaboration with the Government of Ghana has funded the construction of 25 mechanised boreholes for residents.
School of Enmokawo Primary School in the Ahanta West District of the Western Region have been provided with a befitting 3-unit classroom block after several years of studying under a dilapidated structure.
Government is to release an amount of GHS 160,000 to replace worn out pipelines of the Atebubu water system.
The New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament for Bawku Central Adamu Dramani Sakande has been convicted by the Supreme Court.
The Leadership of Parliament has paid former First Lady Ernestina Naadu Mills to console her over the dead of her husband former President Atta Mills who died 24 July 2012.
The State funeral of the late President John Evans Atta Mills will take place in Accra from Wednesday August 8 to Friday August 10, 2012, a statement from the office of the President said.
The Board, Management and Staff of COCOBOD are still in a state of shock following the untimely death of the President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Prof. John Evans Atta Mills at the 37 Military Hospital on Tuesday 24th July, 2012.
The Atebubu-Amantin District Assembly has presented 200 sleeping mats and a number of flashlights to 97 flood victims at Nyomoase in the Brong Ahafo Region.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) last Wednesday announced the release of the provisional results of the April 2012 Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E.).
About 542 cocoa farmers in the Kwahu West Municipality have been provided with 321,695 hybrid cocoa seedlings.
The Western Regional Coordinating Council will open a Book of Condolence from Monday, July 30 to August 3 in honour of Ghana’s late President J.E.A.Mills
Late President J.A MillsThe late President Mills will be buried at the Flagstaff Staff House, Accra, this is according to the Minister of Communications, Haruna Iddrisu.
President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday paid a glowing tribute amidst tears to his predecessor, the late President Professor John Evans Atta-Mills describing him as a man of faith who was “firm, humble and tolerant.”
A multi million Ghana cedi clinic with two modern state-of-the-art-theaters was at the weekend inaugurated at Abesim in the Sunyani Municipality to enhance quality healthcare delivery in the municipality.
Mr George Okyere, a Senior Quality Control Manager of the Quality Control Company, has urged cocoa farmers to desist from using unapproved insecticides on their farms to control cocoa diseases.
Alhaji Zagoon-Sayeed Haruna, a Senior Researcher at the Ghana Muslim Academy (GMA), has said the Academy is still relevant in the promotion of education and educating Muslims in Ghana.
The Zongo community at Asamankese in the West Akim Municipality has expressed gratitude to the municipal assembly for their timely intervention in dredging the main gutter that passed through the community.
The burial place of late President John Evans Atta Mills is yet to be decided contrary to earlier reports that the President would be buried at the Flagstaff House.
The Chief of Staff, Mr Henry Martey Newman has directed that all enquiries concerning arrangements for the State Funeral of His Excellency Professor John Evans Atta Mills should be addressed to the office of the Director of State Protocol at the State House in Accra.
Ghanaians have been urged to strengthen their faith in God in these painful moments and look up to Him for solace. It urged Ghanaians to be in prayer and reflect on the sovereignty of God in these difficult times.
The building of a community radio station in Bongo district to assist further community development is soon to be accomplished this year.
Rana Motors is to market Dunlop tyres in Ghana under a partnership agreement with Dunlop a subsidiary of Apollo Tyres South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
Mr. Emmanuel K. Amoako, Assemblyman for Kwamang North Electoral Area in the Sekyere Central District in the Ashanti region is appealing to government to help mount speed ramps on their roads to check reckless driving.
Mrs. Georgina Nkrumah Aboah, the Chief Executive of the Asikuma/ Odoben/ Brakwa District in the Central Region has emphasized that government has step-up efforts to ensure the connection of deprived communities to the national grid.
A three member committee charged to investigate the operation and activities of the Yilo Krobo Mutual Health Insurance Scheme and suggest possible recommendations to help improve the scheme has put forward four recommendations to help improve the fortunes of the scheme.
The founder of MA Love Foundation, Reverend Mike Nii Abossey has donated an incubator, worth GHc37,000, to the Wa Regional Hospital at a short ceremony at the hospital.
In honour of President John Evans Atta Mills, the government directs that all should observe a minute’s silence on Tuesday, 31st July, 2012 at 2:15pm (14:15 GMT).
Anyakpor Adedekye Korpe, an electoral area in the Dangme East District in the Greater Accra Region will very soon by connected to the National Power Grid for them to also enjoy the national cake from that part of the region.
The results of some 5,252 candidates out of the total number of students who sat for the 2012 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) have been withheld by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) pending investigations into various examination malpractices.
Former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings on Monday signed the Book of Condolence opened in memory of the late President John Evans Atta Mills at the State House in Accra.
STATEMENT OF THE NATIONAL UNION OF GHANA STUDENTS (NUGS) ON THE SUDDEN DEATH OF H.E. PRESIDENT PROFESSOR JOHN ATTA MILLS
MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCE – LATE PRESIDENT J.E.A. MILLS
FROM THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS-GHANA (ICAG)
Save Your Liver Foundation (SYLiF), the first- of- its- kind liver health centered NGO in Ghana and sub-Saharan Africa and a member of the World Hepatitis Alliance has suspended its much anticipated event to mark this year’s world Hepatitis Day at the international Press Centre in Accra on the 28th of July, 2012 as a mark of reverence for the departed President, His Excellency J.E.A Mills.
The Chief Justice, Mrs Justice Georgina Theodora Wood, has described the late President John Evans Atta Mills as a true democrat who respected the independence of the Judiciary and worked to promote it.
President John Dramani Mahama has assured the international community that there will be no change in Ghana’s foreign policy following the death of Professor John Evans Atta Mills.
President John Mahama is promising to build a nation which will be all-inclusive with unity being the hallmark.
A Togolese pastor was last Sunday arrested at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) in Accra by officials of the Narcotic Control Board (NACOB) for concealing 4.2 kilogrammes of cocaine in Lollipop toffees.
Today marks exactly one week of the demise of the late President J.E.A. Mills and Ghanaians across the world are reminded to observe a minute silence at 2:15 pm in honour of him.
The Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District Assembly has opened tender for the award of contract to construct at least two dams which will assist enhancing agric related activities in the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba district.
Municipal Chief Executive of the Yilo Krobo Municipality, Andrews Sodah has disclosed that the Hunger Project-Ghana (THP-GH) has granted an amount of US$25,000.00 to each of the four (4) Epicenters constructed in the municipality.
District Chief Executive for the Akyemansa District Assembly, Tom Budu has expressed delight in the support given by indigenes of the district towards the organization of the One week celebration of the Late President John Evans Atta Mills.
Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P) Church, Mawuli Estate, is to build a chapel in memory of the late President John Evans Atta Mills.
Activities in the Assin south District has been brought to a standstill as most people have joined the one-week celebration of the late President, Professor J.E.A. Mills who died on Tuesday, 24 July, 2012 at the 37 Military Hospital.
The Mayor of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Samuel Sarpong has advised Ghanaians to emulate the good works of the Late President Mills.
It was a moment of mourning across the country as Ghanaians clad in black and white observed a solem moment for the soul of our departed President J.E.A Mills who passed away exactly a week ago.
President John Mahama has called on the youth of Ghana to rally behind him and the current government in order to move the country to another level.
The President of the Republic of Ghana, John Mahama has called on all and sundry with any bad intentions against the late president and the NDC government as a whole to forgive and forget to enable the country forge forward for accelerated development.
Ghanadistricts.com can confirm that the late former President John Evans Atta-Mills will be buried at the Flagstaff House at exactly near the residence of the former President Doctor Kwame Nkrumah.
The University of Ghana Branch (UTAG–UG) of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), expresses its condolence to the wife, family and the entire nation on the sudden death of the President of the Republic of Ghana, H. E. Professor John Evans Fiifi Atta Mills.
OLAM Ghana Limited (OGL), a subsidiary of OLAM International, has imported 30,000 metric tons of fertilizers to support the Fertilizer Subsidy Programme (FSP) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA).
Ghana is likely to record a bumper harvest this year following the favourable weather conditions and timely planting of seedlings.
People from all walks of life in the Upper West Region marked the seventh day of President John Evans Atta Mills’ death with inter-denominational prayers and thanksgiving at the forecourt of the Regional Coordinating Council in Wa.
Central Bank Governor, Mr Kwesi Amissah Arthur has been confirmed as the Vice to President Mahama.