After a three-month protracted labour conflict, government has finally agreed to pay the controversial book and research allowance arrears to university and polytechnic lecturers within one month.
Ghana is expected to host an extraordinary meeting of the Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS) Assembly of Health Ministers on the Ebola disease.
The Sissala West District Assembly has collected GH₵ 171,938.54 as Internally Generated Funds (IGF) representing 85.5 percent of the second quarter estimate of GH₵ 18,750.00.
Vice-President Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, has urged Christians to be bold to denounce indiscipline and other evils plaguing the society.
President John Dramani Mahama has promised to use his position as the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS) to tackle the menace of drug trafficking in the sub-region.
A medical doctor has warned the public against eating fruits pecked by birds and other animals to avoid contracting the Ebola disease.
President John Dramani Mahama will, later on Friday, leave for the United States of America (USA) to attend the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has kick-start the Borteyman affordable housing project with 37 contractors moved to site for four months after government handed over the project.
Actionaid Ghana a non-governmental organization has organized a stakeholders meeting in Atebubu to review the Complimentary Basic Education CBE project and plan activities for the second year.
Some four communities in the Jasikan District in the Volta Region would soon see improvement in educational infrastructure following an intervention from a non-governmental organization, Pencil of Promise.
One hundred and thirty-five needy school girls in the Atebubu-Amantin district have been presented with a total of GHC 3,240.00 as reimbursement for registration fees for the just ended basic education certificate examinations.
The Kwahu South District Assembly is undertaking a fee fixing consultative meeting with various business groups in the district as part of its mid-year review process.
The Bank of Ghana says it would close down and prosecute microfinance institutions (MFI), which are operating without licence from the bank.
As of July 7th 2014, co-host of The One Show, PY Addo Boateng’s contract expired and shall not be renewed for the next season as the show takes a new format.
The Brong Ahafo network of nongovernmental organizations BANGO through the Community Initiative Foundation CIF an NGO has organized a stakeholder’s sensitization meeting on mental health in Atebubu.
President John Dramani Mahama on Friday expressed satisfaction at the rate of construction works on the eastern part of Accra roads after a two- hour inspection of the projects.
The Bank of Ghana says it would close down and prosecute micro-finance institutions (MFI), which are operating without licence from the bank.
President John Dramani Mahama on Friday met the Presidential Advisory Committee on the Economy at the Flagstaff House to reflect further on the range of issues affecting the economy.
Mr Barfuor Amoa, President of the West Africa Network on Small Arms (WAANSA), has appealed to government to ratify the United Nations Convention on Arms and Trade Treaty (ATT), to ensure effective control on the proliferation of arms in the country.
President John Mahama has directed that immediate initiatives be taken to open discussions with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other development partners in support of Ghana’s programme for stabilization and growth.
The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has accused some officials of the Controller and Accountant General’s Department for allegedly selling e-payslips meant for free for teachers thus denying many tutors of the code.
After a postponement and a Supreme Court action over procedure, Electoral Commission is finally set to register new voters today across 6,000 centers.
Green Light Co-operative Credit Union, formerly Atebubu Area Teachers Co-operative Credit Union has opened its new one storey office complex in Atebubu.
A skills development centre is to be established in the Akatsi North District in the Volta Region to help train youth in some selected artisanal works.
Illegal miners operating in some parts of the Northern and Upper West Regions, are now using metal detectors, mainly owned by foreigners, to pick gold nuggets.
Mr. Joseph Omari Sasu, District Chief Executive for Kwahu South has hailed the success of skilled training workshop organized for some youth in the district.
The Tamale Metropolitan Assembly has doubled its efforts to overturn the falling standard of education in the area.
The Sunyani Municipal Assembly in the Brong Ahafo Region has banned the activities of street preachers in the municipality, to stem excessive noise in the city.
Vice-President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has reiterated the government’s resolve to extend infrastructure development to every part of the country, in spite of budgetary constraints.
The District Chief Executive for the Binduri district, one of the emerging districts within the Bawku enclaves in the Upper East region, Daniel Adoliba Akologo has underscored the need for government to focus on building the capacity of the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in promoting private public initiatives across board.
Day one of the limited voter registration exercise being organized by the Electoral Commission recorded low turnout as potential candidates express lack of enthusiasm for the exercise.
The Afigya-Kwabre District Assembly has earmarked GH¢300,000.00 for the construction of two Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compounds as part of an aggressive drive to bring health care to the doorstep of the people.
Heath Minister, Dr Agyemang Mensah has praised the management and staff of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) stating that “you are doing a good job.”
President John Dramani Mahama says the decision to open discussions with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is not because of the failure of government’s own home grown solutions, but rather because of the need for policy credibility and confidence from the international financial institutions, capital markets and investors for the measures being implemented to restore economic stability and growth.
The Government has begun an exercise to collect all refuse at the 17 dump sites across the national capital, Accra.
The Jasikan District Assembly has awarded contract for the construction of a new assembly block with ancillary facilities.
The Ga South Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr Jerry Akwei Thompson, has given the assurance that the assembly is seriously considering the concerns of the people in the effective management of solid waste to enhance living standards.
As part of intensified efforts to restore the city of Kumasi to its former accolade of “Garden City”, a massive tree-planting exercise would be organised in the metropolis on Saturday.
So far over 400 women have benefitted from skills training in various income generating activities in the Ga Central Municipality in Accra.
President John Dramani Mahama and the US Secretary of State, Mr John Kerry, will today witness the signing of an agreement between Ghana and the US government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) for the release of the second MCC compact of USD498 million.
Rehabilitation works is currently ongoing on the Mpatapo road in the Berekum Municipal Assembly to ease the problems road commuters face on the road.
Vice President Amissah Arthur has given City Authorities and other waste management companies 10 days to clear all unapproved refuse dumping sites in the capital.
The Polytechnic Teachers Association of Ghana (POTAG) on Tuesday urged its members to remain calm and await governing action towards the payment of the Book and Research Allowances (BRA).
The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), the nation’s second largest referral facility, has set up an isolation ward at its polyclinic to deal with any suspected Ebola case.
The Forestry Commission has outdoored plans to pump over $320m to transform the Achimota Forest into an eco-tourism enclave under a public-private partnership through a public-private partnership arrangement.
Municipal Chief Executive for Berekum, Opoku Yiadom Boakye has donated assorted items to some Garage owners in the light industrial area within the municipality.
Some residents of Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese in the Central Region are appealing to government to help revamp citrus factory that would enable them process the citrus that they grow.
The National Apprenticeship Programme has presented large quantities of tools to the Yendi Municipal Assembly to help to train out of school youth in the Yendi Municipality.
The challenges confronting women could be reduced if more females accept to work towards assuming leadership positions, Ms Juliet Adams, Programmes Officer of Action Aid Ghana (AAG) has observed.
The special limited voter registration exercise recorded a very low turnout in the Kwabre East District on the early days of the exercise.
The 2012 flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom has commissioned and handed over a Community Center to the people of Gwira- Akyinim in the Komenda Edina Eguafo-Abirem (KEEA) Municipality.
Soon, decentralized departments, agencies and institutions at the Amansie Central District Assembly would not have to worry about office accommodation as the assembly complex under construction is at advance stage of completion.
A 13 member District Inter-Agency Coordinating Committee on Water and Sanitation (DICCS) has been inaugurated in the Akatsi North District in the Volta Region.
Zabzugu District Assembly, has completed the 2014 implementation of the second quarter programme activities of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on maternal and reproductive health.
The Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Barbara Serwaa Asamoah has indicated that government will soon commence the importation of timber into the country.
The District Chief Executive of Nkoranza North, Kojo Adjei Dumor is appealing to residents in the area to accept their former Member of Parliament, Eric Amoateng back into their fold after serving the jail term in the United States for drug trafficking.
The Ghana Medical Association says Doctors will not hold Ghanaians to ransom over the Ebola pandemic which has hit West Africa.
The Department of Social Welfare of the Twifo Atti-Morkwa District has organised a three day mobility skill training workshop for the visually impaired in the district.
It is just a matter of time and residents in Adansi North and surrounding areas will be able to access quality health delivery with even complicated health cases following the construction of a modern district hospital.
The Talensi District Chief Executive, has toured registration centres at the district to abreast himself of smooth flow of the limited voter registration exercise.
Continued deterioration of the feeder road linking Asikuma – Amanfopong, a major cassava producing communities in the Odoben Asikuma Brakwa, has become a major source of worry to farmers there.
One hundred and fifty-one unemployed youth in the Upper East Region were supported with tools to start their own businesses after completing a four-year vocational training in Bolgatanga
The Zabzugu District Assembly in conjunction with the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training ( COTVET), has handed over the training tools and working equipment’s for the youths in the district through its National Apprenticeship Program.
District chief Executive for the Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District, Samuel Adom Botchway in a sharp responds to call for the rehabilitation of the feeder road linking Asikuma – Amanfopong said steps had already been taken to improve the road for smooth transportation.
The Bank of Ghana has amended foreign exchange measures it introduced earlier this year to stabilise the cedi.
Mr Richard Quayson, Deputy Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has challenged the youth to make conscious efforts to maintain high standards of integrity.
The absence of Major Derek Oduro (Rtd) Member of Parliament for Nkoranza North Constituency became the main issue of discussion at the maiden meeting of the Nkoranza North District Assembly for the year at Busunya.
The Electoral Commission (EC) says it will launch investigations into allegations that some of its personnel are accepting baptismal cards and birth certificates as forms of identification for the ongoing voter registration exercise.
President John Mahama says the government is not running to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for financial assistance.
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will query Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive (MMDCE) who fails to furnish the Ministry with evidence of action taken against sanitation offenders within the next two months.
The Deputy Minister in charge of Tertiary Education, Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has expressed optimism that the impasse between the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) over their book and research allowance will be resolved soon.
The Techiman North District Assembly has established a Revenue Mobilization Task Force to improve source more funds for its developmental activities.
The special operations unit at the office of the president has initiated steps to retrieve more than GH₵63 million of duties fraudulently withheld by importers.
Mr Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuiye, a Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, says government is committed to adopt a multi-faceted approach to address some of the shortfalls in the labour front.
The Assembly Member for the Kokomlemle West sub-Metropolitan Assembly, Madam Elizabeth Comfort Adomako, has been awarded the best Assembly Member of the year.
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Dr. Samuel Sarpong, and the Mayor of Kumasi, Kojo Bonsu, last Saturday, led volunteers and a section of residents of Kumasi to embark on a tree-planting exercise in the metropolis.
Mr Isaac Adjei Mensah, Deputy Minister of Roads and Highways and Member of Parliament for Wassa East, on Sunday advised national service personnel to accept postings to public sector institutions.
The Medical Superintendent of the Nsawam Government Hospital, Dr. Kofi Ablorh, has dismissed media reports that Nsawam, a community in the Eastern Region has recorded 3 Ebola cases over the weekend.
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will, from the beginning of the 2015 fiscal year, allocate part of its budget to sanitation agencies.
The ongoing voter revision exercise is progressing smoothly in the Atebubu-Amantin district of the Brong Ahafo region.
The Hohoe Municipal Assembly has chalked out success in its Internally Generated Fund (IGF), collecting GH¢ 300,833 out of a budget projection of GH¢275,457 posting 109 per cent for the mid-year review.
Health workers are being cautioned to be careful, but professional in the handling of suspected Ebola patients in order to protect themselves from contracting the dreaded virus.
President John Mahama will launch the Youth Entrepreneurship Support Fund today as part of Ghana’s activities to mark the International Youth Day.
Improving economic infrastructure at the district levels continue to keep attention of most assembly with the few of increasing economic activities to fight poverty among the citizenry.
The Atebubu-Amantin District Directorate of the Ghana Health Services has organized a stakeholders meeting on Cholera and Ebola.
The Member of parliament for Asikuma Odoben Brakwa has donated 200 bags of cements to the Management of Breman Asikuman Senior High School (SHS) to improve upon the school’s infrastructure.
Dwindling and irregular budgetary allocation to the Tamale Central Prison is hampering the work of officials, Mr Robert Abundant Awolugutu, Northern Regional Commander of the Service, has said.
The District Chief Executive for Amansie Central, Mr. Emmanuel Dede-Appiah has disclosed that the assembly will soon rollout measures to halt activities of both legal and illegal mining activities in the area.
The Asokore Mampong Municipal Assembly has successfully gotten back a community land that has been in contention for some time back to the community.
Malaria has been identified as the highest reported health cases at the various health facilities in the district for the first half of the year.
A five day camp for 60 girls selected from all junior high schools across the Atebubu-Amantin district has ended in the district capital Atebubu.
Government has postponed the reopening date for the 2014/2015 academic year of all tertiary institutions in the country for two weeks.
Mr Antwi-Boasiako Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister, has proposed that teachers should be equipped with managerial skills to be better placed to produce qualified and disciplined students for the country.
The Amansie Central district Assembly in the Ashanti Region is making frantic efforts to boost security situations in the district.
A 32-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly smuggling cocoa from Nkrankwanta, in the Brong Ahafo Region, to Cote d’Ivoire.
Many people in Bolgatanga and its surroundings are living in fear as two men were murdered in bizarre manners in the the Municipality.
The Kingdom Association of Charismatic Clergy International (KACCI) has expelled its President, Bishop Dr Baffour Asare and his assistant, Apostle Elijah Sodzeto Iddo for various reasons including disloyalty which brought the association into disrepute.
The Korle Bu Teaching Hospital may have to close its doors to patients due to a financial crisis which the Senior Staff Association of the Hospital say looms.
Government says it has directed the release of GHC 6 milllion to fight West Africa’s deadliest epidemic, Ebola
Ghana’s government is planning on defraying Gh¢150 million of a Gh¢400 million debt owed the country’s bulk oil distributors to forestall another fuel crisis in the young oil-producing West African country.
Mr Laud Senanu, Acting Chief Executive Officer of the National Pension Regulatory Authority (NPRA), has advised workers, especially those nearing retirement, to update their records with the SSNIT for prompt payment of their retirement benefits.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Techiman, Mr. Phillip Oppong Amponsah has inaugurated an Epidemic Management Committee (EMC) to raise awareness of the risk factors of the Ebola infection and protective measures that should be taken to reduce human infection and subsequently deaths.
The body of Mr. Paul Victor Obeng, Senior Presidential Advisor and Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission, will be laid in state for public viewing and filing past at the Banquet Hall of the State House today, from 1400 hours to 1800 hours.
A 13-member Health Epidemic Preparedness Team (HEPT) has been formed to execute plans and activities to prevent any outbreak of the dreaded Ebola and cholera diseases in the Obuasi Municipality.
Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, Greater Accra Regional Minister, on Wednesday expressed satisfaction at the level of work done on the Quality Health Safety and Environmental Hospital project of the Ridge Hospital in Accra.
The Buipewura Mahama Abdulai Jinapor II, Paramount Chief of the Buipe Traditional Area, has called for sustained unity among the people of the north to collectively chart a common path for development.
With the cholera outbreak in parts of the country leading to the hospitalization and death of an increasing number of people, the Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly(CCMA) has intensified measures to avert a similar occurrence in the metropolis.
The financial capability of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital is hanging in the balance, as the expenditure of the country’s premier health facility far outweighed its revenue between January and July this year.
Mr Lambert Dadeebo, the Zonal Coordinator of the Roots and Tuber Improvement and Marketing Programme (RTIMP), has said women’s involvement in the production, marketing and processing along the value chain was key in enhancing their socio-economic development.
Alhaji Musbau Ahmed, the Acting Regional Director of Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has suggested adoption of dry season gardening by farmers in the region to augment food requirement for the region.
More than 3000 streets in Accra have been assigned names. The exercise falls under the Street Naming and Property Addressing System (SNPAS), a project initiated by the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development aimed at bringing about improvement in urban planning and management.
The Abura-Asebu-Kwamanakese District Assembly in the Central Region has for the third consecutive time qualified for the district development fund (DDF) after scoring high marks in the FOAT Assessment for 2013.
President John Mahama has tasked key government and health agencies to step up efforts to prevent the outbreak of the Ebola disease in the country.
Ten experts on Ebola from the World Health Organisation (WHO) will be in Ghana on Monday to train Ghanaian doctors and healthcare providers who will be working at the three Ebola treatment centers to be set up in the country.
Some 4,000 teachers of basic schools in the Upper East Region who underwent training in Information Communication Technology (ICT) organized by the government have started receiving laptop computers as part of the package.
The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations has directed all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to install a clocking system at their work places to ensure punctuality and diligence at work.
The Ho Municipal Assembly has banned excessive noise making in the municipality, beyond 10 pm.
Ms Helen Adjoa Ntoso, Volta Regional Minister on Friday commissioned a District Police Headquarters at Krachi-Chinderi for the Krachi-Nchumuru District with a call for discipline among the youth in the District.
Political parties under the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Ghana’s Political Parties Programme (GPPP) have called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to maintain the no verification, no vote regulation.
The National Heath Insurance Authority(NHIA) has paid over one million Ghana cedis it owed the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital for treating patients on the scheme.
The National Information Technology Agency (NITA) is set to begin investigations into a tape making rounds on social media alleging the conspiracy by political leaders to cover up the outbreak of the deadly Ebola disease in Ghana.
Mr. Antwi-Boasiako Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister, has cut the sod for the commencement of construction works of an office complex for the Upper West Akyem District Assembly at Adeiso.
The Yendi Municipal Hospital is critically lacking in professionals such as midwives, nurses and doctors, making work at the hospital difficult.
Very soon staff of the Asunafo South District Assembly will operate from a new premise as an official ceremony for the commencement of construction work on a three-storey administration block for the Assembly has been held at Kukuom, the District Capital.
Mr Anthony Kwaku Marnu, Techiman North District Chief Executive has urged the people to foster unity, peace and understanding among themselves to enhance socio-economic development.
Mr John Kwao Sackey, Ga East Municipal Chief Executive on Thursday presented a brand new Nissan Pick-up valued at Ghs96,000 to the Fiscal Planning Department of the Municipal Assembly.
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) is preparing the grounds for the commencement of the US$660 million dollar much anticipated CONTI Project.
Mr Antwi Boasiako-Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister, has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to collaborate effectively with the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) to strengthen the National Statistical System.
The Tema Metropolitan Assembly has considered making a move towards the construction of a new access road to link Tema Manhean through VALCO to Tema township. The plan seeks to help ease the unnecessary vehicular traffic on the Tema Fishing Harbour-Tema Manhean stretch.
Security Council in Bawku, in the Upper East Region, will be meeting Tuesday to look into a shooting incident in the town that left two dead and one in critical condition.
Media reports that local rice is in short supply on the market have been downplayed by producers of the staple.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the provisional results of candidates who wrote the May/June 2014 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
The Ghana Chamber of Mines has called on government and other state advocates of mining such as the Minerals Commission to pursue policies that will channel Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into non-gold minerals.
At least two people have lost their lives and several others injured in a bloody shooting incident that occured at Patelmeh in Bawku in the Upper East region.
Ten farmer based organizations in the Atebubu-Amantin district have been certified and consequently registered as cooperative societies.
Health Minister, Dr. Kwaku Agyemang-Mensah has declared, government is determined to ensure that not a single case of the deadly Ebola virus will be recorded in Ghana.
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has organised a health walk in the Ashiaman Municipality to end gender-based violence against women and promote sexual reproductive rights in the country.
The Jaman South District Directorate of Education has withdrawn the services of 17 teachers for poor performance and entering the profession with fake certificates.
Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, Greater Accra Regional Minister, has urged the public to complement the government’s effort at providing quality health services by maintaining environmental and personal cleanliness.
President John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday announced that government would avoid all the negative tendencies and attitudes that led to the collapse of Komenda sugar factory some years back.
Government will from September 1, 2014 introduce quarterly hedging as a measure to avoid huge debts accumulating from the subsidising price differentials on petroleum products.
In the wake of the ebola virus scare and cholera making waves throughout the West African sub-region, especially Ghana in the past few weeks, the Public Health Management Committee in the Kwabre East District have reiterated their preparedness to fight the virus should it rear its head into the country.
Mr Antwi-Bosiako Sekyere, Eastern Regional Minister has inspected some ongoing projects at Birim Central Municipality as part of his working visit to the area.
The Sissala West District Assembly has presented five motor bikes procured at a total cost of GH¢25,000.00 to the District Education Directorate to improve on the general performance of education in the district.
Dr Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive, has said the legal and regulation frameworks of the Assembly would be firmly enforced.
The Asunafo South in the 2013 Functional Organisational Assessment Tool (FOAT) exercise under the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD).
Former President Jerry John Rawlings says the “bad image” of the Mahama-led administration could prevent the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party from winning in 2016.
Calm has returned to Bawku Saturday morning after a chaotic Friday night of intense gun battle in the municipality.
Government has decided to freeze the salaries of striking polytechnic teachers.
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has been ordered to refrain from dumping untreated liquid sewerage at the Korle Gonno Beach, popularly called the Lavender Hill.
Chairman of ECOWAS, President John Mahama says the regional body is set to hold a meeting on the deadly virus, Ebola.
Striking Polytechnic lecturers have rubbished reports they will not be paid for the month of August.
Public campaigns on Ebola virus and cholera have been carried out for residents in the Akatsi North District in the Volta Region.
Ten suspected armed robbers have been arrested by the Upper West police.
The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has cautioned church leaders to be circumspect in their comments about government officials.
Ga West Municipal Chief Executive, Sam Atukwei Quaye has showered praises on former President John Agyekum Kufuor and his foundation for solving water challenges at Kodjo Ashong, a suburb of the district.
There is no sign of the cholera outbreak going away soon in the Greater Accra Region, as cases of the disease reported at health facilities increase each day.
Communications Minister, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah says the government has been very tolerant with striking lecturers particularly polytechnic teachers, having paid their salaries all through the period that they have been on strike.
In a bid to improve on the Internally Generated Fund (IGF) base of the West Akim Municipal Assembly, a store complex is to be constructed around the Asemankese Lorry Park and Market “B”.
President John Mahama has submitted to the Council of State, two new ambassadorial nominees, Dr. Sulley Gariba and Mr. Kwesi Ahwoi.
As part of efforts to rid the country of filth, the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA)has collaborated with the Ministry of Local Government and other stakeholders to roll out a vigourous free waste bin distribution project.
The Afigya-Kwabre District Assembly has announced an immediate ban on sand winning and chainsaw operations in the district to stop the massive degradation of the area’s environment.
Construction work has commenced on a number of new development projects awarded on contract this year by the Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District Assembly.
The Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District Assembly in the Central Region has for the 6th consecutive time passed the 2013 Functional Organisation Assessment Tool (FOAT).
Some five institutional latrines have been completed and handed over to the Jaman North District Assembly in the Brong Ahafo Region.
Mr. Abdul-Rahman Hanan Gundadow, Tamale Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) recently embarked on a tour of some parts of the rural and peri-urban parts of the Metropolis to acquaint himself with the various developmental challenges facing residents in those parts in the Metropolis.
The Eastern Regional Minister, Antwi-Boasiako Sekyere has cut the sod at Mem-Chemfre in the Kwahu Afram Plains North District for the construction of a Community Day Senior High School.
Mr. Anthony Kwaku Marnu, Techiman, North District Chief Executive has urged the people of the area to promote unity, peace and understanding in all the communities so as to enhance the development of the newly created district.
A formal site handing over ceremony for the construction of a 3-story Administration block with auxiliary facilities for the Asunafo South District Assembly has been held at Kukuom the District Capital.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has donated $50 million to help in the fight against the Ebola disease in the West African sub-region.
The Jaman South District Assembly is to award four new projects on contract under the district development facility for 2014.
The Electoral Commission says political parties have up to September 8, 2014 to submit representatives on the Electoral Reforms Committee.
President John Dramani Mahama on Friday advised Ghanaian envoys to advertise the nation by portraying the good virtues that had over the years placed the West African country on the world map.
Citi Business News can confirm that the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has intensified its load shedding exercise in the southern part of the country.
Works have commenced on the construction of a Community Senior High school for Lambussie Karni district.
The Minister of Interior, Mark Woyongo has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on the Alavanyo and Nkonya towns in the Volta region.
All the major public cemeteries in the Accra metropolis are full to capacity and may no longer be able to contain more bodies, the Accra Metro Director of Public Health, Dr Simpson Anim Boateng, has revealed.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has asked journalists to use the power of media to enhance the governance process by providing Ghanaians with the facts they require to make informed decisions.