A sod cutting ceremony to commence construction of a community Day senior high school in the Ejura-Sekyedumase Municipality in the Ashanti Region has been held.
Work is almost complete on a new Community Health-based Planning Service (CHPS) compound for residents of “Akoma”, a community in the Sekyere Afram Plains District in the Ashanti Region.
The Amenfi Central has completed the first phase of construction of market sheds and lockable stalls at the Manso Amenfi market at an undisclosed amount.
Ghana National Gas Company says it would continue to engage with residents living along its gas pipelines to protect the facility.
The Winneba Municipal Hospital continues to chalk more successes in the delivery of health services despite the many challenges the facility is faced with.
Visible signs of construction works on road networks in Mandela, a suburb in the Ga South Municipality have given hope to residents that soon they will also be enjoying good travelling experiences.
The newly constructed community Senior High School at Ekumfi Otuam in the Central Region would be named after the late President Professor John Evans Atta Mills, Deputy Minister of Local Government ad Rural Development, Nii Lamptey Vanderpuye has disclosed.
Mr Joseph Kwaku Asamoah, Director of Finance of the Electoral Commission (EC), has hinted that the Commission would create more polling stations ahead of the 2016 presidential elections.
Senior and junior staffs of the Juaboso District Assembly have undergone a two day capacity building training workshop.
A total of 1,650 candidates, comprising 1,592 males and 58 females have filed their nominations to contest the District level Elections (DLE) in the Western Region slated for September 1, this year.
The Effutu Municipality has received funding from the World Bank through the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development for the implementation of the third Urban Development Grant (UDG) sub projects.
Three District Chief Executives (DCEs) in the Western Region, whose tenure of office had ended, have handed over to the Regional Minister, Mr. Paul Evans Aidoo.
The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations, said on Friday that negotiations between Government and Ghana Medical Association (GMA), on the conditions of service of doctors have not come to a deadlock.
Mr Ebo Barton Odro, First Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Cape Coast North Constituency on Monday stated that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) must be a basic necessity for all pupils at the basic school level in the country.
An ongoing magistrate court project at Nkroful in the Ellembele district in the Western Region is progressing steadily and expected to be completed soon.
Atwima-Mponua, one of the most deprived districts in the Ashanti Region, has signaled its determination to increase family planning acceptance among the population.
Mr. Paul Evans Aidoo, Western Regional Minister, on Tuesday inaugurated a newly constructed fire station for the Shama District to combat the incidence of fire outbreaks in the area.
The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana is spending over GH₵397 million on the up-coming District Assembly and Unit Committee elections due to judicial procedures that has not only delayed the process but had increased the financial burden for the nation.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Ga East, Mr. John Kwao Sackey, has said the Assembly is still on course with developmental projects in the Municipality.
The National Health Insurance Authority has directed all card holders to visit NHIS –credentialed private hospitals in the wake of the nationwide strike by medical doctors in the public hospitals.
Government is to set up a Centre of Excellence for Cassava Processing at Adidome in the Volta Region, to ensure best practice in the cassava industry with respect to processing, quality management and use of technology.
Madam Lydia Frempomaa Boateng, the Head teacher of Agona Duakwa Salvation Army Basic School in the Agona East District of the Central Region has underscored the need to invert the current infrastructural state of the school.
Both solid and liquid waste create great nuisance of unimaginable proportions. The stench, germs, viruses and bacteria that emanate from waste (solid or liquid) are the source of some deadly illnesses, yet if properly harnessed it has the potential of becoming useful raw material of high value.
The Government and Hospital Pharmacists Association (GHOSPA) have announced that their members have withdrawn their services to out-patients effective today, Monday August 3.
President John Mahama will today launch a process for the preparation of a long-term National Development Plan for the country.
Mr. Bonaventure Adangabey, the District Chief Executive for Builsa North, has appealed to people in the district to take the national sanitation seriously especially in the wake of the outbreaks of cholera in some parts of the country.
The Atwima Kwanwoma Rural Bank with its headquarters at Pakyi No-2 in the Amansie West District in the Ashanti region has presented a canon photo copier valued at 5,000 Ghana cedis to the Amansie West District Education Office.
Striking state attorneys have called off their month-old strike after submitting themselves to compulsory arbitration as the national labour commission begins to mediate over their concerns for better working conditions.
Fourteen district assembly aspirants in the Atebubu-Amantin district who filed their candidature prior to the cancelled March 3rd elections have withdrawn.
The Atebubu-Amantin District office of the Business Advisory Centre BAC under the auspices of the of the Rural Enterprises Programme REP with support from the African Development Bank has organized a day’s consultative meeting with small scale industries in the district.
A sod cutting ceremony for the construction of 3 classroom block, office, store and toilet facilities for the Manso Nyankomasi Islamic Primary School in the Amansie West District of Ashanti Region has taken place at Manso Nyankomasi.
The Akatsi North District Assembly has begun a major tree planting exercise in the district to among other things help reduce destructions to properties by rainstorms.
Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has stated that government intends to accelerate the attainment objectives of the National Aquaculture Development Plan which is expected to run from 2012-2017.
President John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday tasked the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), to develop a concise long-term development plan that would transcend political, ethnic and geographical aspirations.
The Tahima Baptist Child Development Programme (TBCDP) has presented two desktop computers and a printer, valued at GH¢ 6,761.63, to the Kumbungu District Directorate of the Ghana Education Service.
Dr Ahmed Alhassan Yakubu, the Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, has supported the Mion District Health Centre, with two tricycle ambulances and some motorbikes valued at GH¢ 50,000 to help transport pregnant women to the health centre for safe delivery.
Nurses posted to Community Health Planning Services (CHPS) Zones, must know all pregnant women in their catchment areas personally as well as their homes, says Dr Felix Doe, Hohoe Municipal Director of Health.
A-20 seater water closet toilet facility with mechanized borehole has been commissioned for the people of Aketechieso in the Amansie Central District of Ashanti Region.
Members of the University Teachers Association (UTAG) have declared an indefinite strike.
President John Mahama has inaugurated a GHs50 million tomato processing factory at Tema that will serve the local market and also feed neighbouring West and Central African countries.
Armajaro Ghana Limited, a private licensed cocoa buying company in partnership with Fair Trade International has paid a total premium of GHC 850,000.00 to over 1500 cocoa farmers in the Asuanfo South District of the Brong region.
The Business Advisory Centre (BAC) under the Rural Enterprises Programme in collaboration with the Aowin District Assembly in the Western Region has trained some selected beauticians in the district.
The Chiefs of Osramanae in the Krachi West District in the Volta Region have released 20 acres of land to government towards the
construction of the Community Day senior high school in the
The Ejura Sekyeredumasi Municipal Hospital in the Ashanti Region has been presented with 110KVA emergency power plant.
The Atebubu-Amantin District Assembly has handed over a four unit teachers quarters to the people of Paprabon a predominantly farming community in the district.
Mr Amadu Sulley, a Deputy Commissioner of Elections at the Electoral Commission (EC), has announced that nominations and printing of notices of candidates for the District Level Election (DLE) was ready.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Prestea Huni/Valley, Mr Francis Adu-Blay Koffie, has presented 30 laptops, 30 desktop computers with Uninterruptible Power Supply device and a mower to five institutions in his constituency.
Many residents at Sampa, a border town in the Jaman North District of Brong-Ahafo, suffer from eye problems.
The Ada East and West District Assemblies in the Greater Accra Region have supported the chiefs and people of Ada Traditional Area towards the celebration of the Asafotufiam Festival.
The Offinso Municipal Assembly has completed a modern abattoir to help serve the people in the municipality with hygienic meat products.
President John Dramani Mahama has today commissioned two flyovers at the new Kwame Nkrumah Circle interchange for use.
Power supply to Kumasi and other areas of the Ashanti region has tremendously improved, the Electricity Company of Ghana has announced.
453 students who took part in this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) have had their entire results cancelled, according to the West African Examination Council.
Work is progressing steadily on a two semi-detached bungalows for health workers at the Suwarinsa, a community in the district.
President John Dramani Mahama announced that government has allocated a total of GHȼ27 million for the asphalting of the Kesseh-Ada road in the Greater Accra Region.
Women in the Agona Swedru Central and Mandela Markets, have declared their unflinching support for President John Dramani Mahama, and have, therefore, promised to vote massively for the NDC in elections 2016.
The Chief of Krodua , a farming community near Asamankese, Nana Kwame Anim, has pledged 500 acres of land to support the Ghana Cocoa Board Youth in Cocoa Project.
In furtherance of government’s commitment to provide quality education for the citizenry, the Atebubu-Amantin district assembly has handed over a GHC 148,000.00 six unit classroom block with other ancillary facilities to the Kokofu community.
Nana Oye Lithur, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection has announced that the Ministry would spend GH₵ 38 million on the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) this year.
The Amansie West District Assembly has exceeded its revenue target by 176.31%.
Travelling time to access health delivery by residents of Sanzule, a coastal community in the Ellembele District is expected to be reduced when the new community-based health planning and service (CHPS) centre finally starts operation.
Work is steadily progressing on the Ejura town roads in the Ejura-Sekyedumase Municipality in the Ashanti Region.
Mamaga Ngoyinyonufiaga Akosua I, Development Queen of Saviefe, Akrofu, Sovie and Alavanyo Development Union (SASADU), on Saturday cut the sod for commencement of work on a modern kindergarten complex for Alavanyo Abehenease.
Works are expected to commence on two new community-based health planning and services (CHPS) centres for two communities in the Offinso Municipality in the Ashanti Region.
The long-running epileptic power supply is likely to improve soon after the Takoradi International Company (TICO) last Friday completed more than USD360m expansion and maintenance works on its T2 plants.
The Deputy Minister for Land and Natural Resources, Hon. Barbara Serwaa Asamoah inaugurated a five member district small scale mining committee chaired by the District Chief Executive, Paul Aboagye Dadzie with Nana Adofo Abeyie II (Traditional Authority), Nana Boafo Kesse (Assembly member), Fritz Addo (EPA) and John Felix Arthur (Minerals Commission) as members.
Rehabilitation works on a 2 unit semidetached staff quarters for the staff of the Aowin district assembly in the western region is almost complete.
Guinness Ghana Breweries and the Diageo Foundation in partnership with Water Health International have opened a GHC 350,000.00 Water Health Centre for Akomade a suburb of Atebubu.
Work is progressing on a two storey, 50 unit lockable stores being constructed by the Mampong Municipal Assembly in the Ashanti region.
Retired doctors are likely to replace striking members of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) as they prepare to resign as a group on Friday.
Work is said to be close to completion on a small-town piping system by at Kadema in the Builsa North District of the Upper East Region.
Several unauthorized stores and Kiosk at ACP junction along the Ofankor-.Pokuase-Amasaman road in the Ga West municipality has been demolished.
The Health Ministry is engaging Ghanaian doctors trained abroad but yet to pass the medical and dental council examination to replace striking medical doctors, Starr News has gathered.
Mr Mahama Ayariga, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation on Tuesday said the sale and use of plastics have not been banned.
The Ghana Integrity Initiative GII in collaboration with the Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition GACC and SEND GHANA has organized a day’s workshop on the Accountable Democratic Institutions and Systems Strengthening ADISS project in Atebubu.
The Berekum Municipal Assembly through the Community Water and Sanitation Agency has successfully improved quality water supply in three communities in the municipality.
The Abetifi Presbyterian Senior High School in the Kwahu East Districtin the Eastern Region is expected to see improvement in infrastructure with the constructions of new new structures.
The District Chief Executive of Amansie Central District of Ashanti, Mr. Emmanuel Dede Appiah has assured cocoa farmers and the entire district that government will surely provide the district with its fair share of cocoa roads.
President John Mahama has described as illegal the nationwide strike by members of the Ghana Medical Association.
The chiefs and people of Adaklu-Kodzobi, near Ho, on Tuesday declared Fulani herdsmen “persona non grata” in the area.
More basic schools in the Amenfi West District in the Western region continue to experience improved infrastructure through the combined efforts of the district Assembly and government.
Dr Acquinas Tawiah Quansah, Central Regional Minister, has commissioned a 479,000-Ghana- Cedi Community Centre for the chiefs and people of Agona Nyakrom in the Agona West Municipality.
The Atebubu-Amantin District office of the Business Advisory Centre BAC with support from the SATISFY project of World Vision Ghana has organized a skills enhancement training programme for 130 beekeepers in Atebubu.
Road networks in the Berekum Municipality in the Brong Ahafo Region continue to be attention to help reduce travelling ordeals of road users.
The Minister of Health, Mr Alex Segbefia, has lauded heads of health facilities for initiating contingency measures to avert fatalities at the height of the on-going doctors’ strike.
The Offinso Municipal Assembly in the Ashanti region has made yet another stride in consolidating efforts at ensuring law and order in the municipality.
Dr. Yaw Nyadu Offei, an audiologist and head of the Centre for Hearing and Speech Services, (CHSS) at the Department of Special Education (SPED) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has called for the establishment of more Audiology Centres and formation of Association in Ghana to avert the alarming Hearing Impairment situation especially at the basic schools across the country.
Five (5) people are confirmed dead, and seven (7) others including a woman who sustained various degrees of injuries are on admission to the Techiman Holy Family Hospital in a conflict believed to be linked to an aged old chieftaincy problem at Tuobodom, in the Ahafo Brong Region.
Mr. Richard Quashigah, the Member of Parliament for the Keta Constituency has challenged the youth especially those with talents in various sporting disciplines to work hard to develop those talents.
Screening of food vendors in the Ada West District in the Greater Accra Region is ongoing in a number of communities in the district.
The Veterinary Services Directorate of the Department of Agriculture in the Atebubu-Amantin district is bracing itself up for any threat of the avian influenza (bird flu) in the district.
Mr Alex Segbefia, the Minister of Health, on Wednesday urged members of the public to patronize quasi-government hospitals and the various Catholic hospitals across the country, as the strike by doctors continued.
Opinion leaders in the Ga West Municipality of the Greater Accra Region, have appealed to ActionAid Ghana and its donor partners to extend the duration and geographical coverage of its Young Urban Women’s project.
The Eastern Regional Minister, Antwi - Boasiako Sekyere today visited Akropong, the seat of Okuapeman to sympathize with the Chiefs and people over the death of Okuapehene Oseadeeyo Addo Dankwa.
Residents of Sege in the Ga West District of the Greater Accra Region are happy the Assembly has extended assistance to them in giving them descent place of convenience.
Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has challenged the Minerals Commission to expedite action on the processes in the acquisition of the new mining licenses.
The first phase of installation of street lights along the main street in the Ejura Sekyeredumasi Municipality in the Ashanti Region has been completed.
Melcom Care Foundation, the charity wing of Melcom Group has donated medical equipment to five hospitals in the Greater Accra Region.
There was arson attack at 13 different sites within Tuobodom, the capital of Techiman North in the Brong Ahafo Region. The burning was done simultaneously and in a coordinated manner.
In the wake of numerous fire and flood disasters engulfing the country in recent times, the Kwabre East district outfit of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) in the Ashanti Region have presented relief items worth sixty thousand Ghana cesis (GH s60,000) to some victims.
The Bank of Ghana and the Ghana Bankers Association are in discussions to establish Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) equity fund to support the growth of companies and to spur export development.
President John Mahama has described the politicization of national issues in the country as worrying and regrettable.
As the bird flu virus (H5N1) emerges again in our country causing fear and panic among stakeholders in the poultry industry, a nine-member task force has been formed in the Kwabre East District to monitor the activities of poultry farmers in the district.
The government has pulled out of talks with the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) over their conditions of service.
The Member of Parliament for Sene West, in the Brong Ahafo Region, Mr. Twumasi Kwame Ampofo, has supported the Atebubu College of Education with the donation of sports equipments.
The Municipal Chief Executive of Berekum in the Brong Ahafo Region, Opoku Boakye-Yiadom has expressed confidence that soon the Berekum Municipality would not need to be involved in any borehole project.
District Chief Executive for Ada East District, John Nurudeen is delighted that the second phase of the Ada Sea Defence Project ongoing in the district will be completed this August.
Health Minister Alex Segbefia will address the news conference this morning to tackle issues arising from the strike.
As part of the overall objective of improving standard of education in the Ketu North District early childhood development is receiving the needed attention to help achieve that goal.
District Chief Executive for Afigya Kwabre in the Ashanti Region, Mr. Oppong Kyekyeku has expressed disappointment at the behaviour of some contractors in the district who abandoned their projects for no just reason.
Authorities at the 37 Military Hospital have called on public sector doctors who voted last Friday to resume work at a crucial meeting of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) to complement medical officers at the hospital to save lives.
Works are progressing steadily on a number of development projects in the Tano South District in the Brong Ahafo Region initiated by the Member of Parliament for the Area.
The Electoral Commission (EC) has caution the public to ignore any persons or group of persons that come round to collect their Voter’s ID card or they should report such persons to the nearest EC office or police station.
The Health Ministry has revealed 177 Cuban doctors are heading to Ghana to assist in healthcare delivery as public sector doctors continue their strike.
The Municipal Chief Executive of the Ejura Sekyeredumase Municipal Assembly, Alhaji Mohammad Bawa Braimah has hinted that, henceforth, the Municipal Assembly will crack the whip on anyone who refuses to take part in the National Sanitation Day exercise.
The New Juaben Municipal Assembly has met with stakeholders in revenue generation to discuss the imposition of 2016 budget fee fixing.
Government hospitals are to resume full operations today, Wednesday August 19, weeks after public sector doctors declared strike over their service conditions.
The Business Advisory Centre, BAC at the Afigya Kwabre District has support eight women selected from two communities in skills development.
Government on Tuesday signed an agreement with the Global Fund for a grant of $300 million to fight Tuberculosis, Malaria and HIV and AIDs.
It is almost impossible to think of any meaningful progress in education without recourse to laying strong academic foundation for children.
Government has directed the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection to take over the supervision of the School Feeding Programme from the Local Government Ministry.
The Gomoa West District Assembly has expressed its willingness to support brilliant girls who passed their basic school exams to further their education in some selected senior cycle institutions within the district.
Farmers in the Builsa South District have been schooled on the signs, symptoms and ways of preventing the occurrence of Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) in the District.
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, has given indication President Mahama will in the coming weeks break ground for work to start on the Kejetia-Central Market redevelopment project in Kumasi.
Residents of Breme and Asuboi have for long associated themselves to long distance travels to access health care due to lack of health facilities their vicinities.
As part of infrastructure improvement in the education sector in the Ada west District in the Greater Accra Region, the Assembly has completed a new teachers’ quarters to house teachers in the district.
Nii Tetteh Otu II, Paramount Chief of Kpone, on Tuesday advised politicians to stop toying with the education of children in the country.
President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday evening visited injured presidential press corps members who are currently on admission at the 37 military hospital.
Mrs Matilda Amissah-Arthur, Second Lady has tasked Christians to take-up responsibilities of ensuring that the unadulterated gospel is preached and the good news of salvation becomes the pivot of all messages.
Mr Joseph Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, Greater Accra Regional Minister, has cautioned non-royals in the Region to stop parading themselves as chiefs or face prosecution.
The Electoral Commission has given all political parties a September 22 deadline to submit their positions on the country’s current voters’ register for a decision to be taken.
Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been told to brace up for the years ahead to fit into the 40 year development plan of the country launched by President John Mahama.
The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has called off its three-week-old strike, an official statement from the leadership of the doctors has noted.
The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) special revenue mobilization task force says its tax enforcement actions have yielded over GHȼ12.3 million on spot collection within two weeks of operation.
Construction of the Kpone Senior High School at Kpone near Tema, took off with the official ground breaking ceremony.
Mr Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister of Petroleum on Friday launched the Rural Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Promotion Programme at Savelugu in the Northern Region to distribute cylinders and cook stoves to low access rural areas in the region.
The first in the series of MP’s Basic Schools’ Quiz/reading competition for basic schools in the Keta Constituency in the Volta Region has been held.
Professor Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang, Minister of Education, on Friday presented 155 laptops to teachers who just ended training in mathematics.
The Municipal Chief Executive of the Ga East Municipal Assembly, Mr. John Kwao Sackey has debunked accession that the Assembly has demolished structures along Kwabenya ACP to pave way for the construction of the Kwabenya ACP Motorway.
Ghana’s President John Mahama is off to Mauritius on a three-day State visit.
The Kwahu East District Assembly is fast strategizing to improve economic facilities to meet the needs of the peopl
The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) and the government will head to the negotiation table today after the aggrieved doctors called off their strike last Friday.
Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, Minister of Roads and Highways, has presented 200 dual desks to 400 pupils at the Presbyterian Primary school in the Tamale Central Constituency to improve teaching and learning in the academic entity.
The Ga East Municipal department of urban roads has assured residents of Agbogba of continuation of the Haatso-Seseme Road.
The Avenor Rural Bank Limited in 2014 netted 20.14 per cent growth in total income of GH¢ 1,924,716 from GH¢ 1,602,092 in 2013.
In an attempt to boost agriculture and increase crop yields in the Krobo area, farmers in Poponya and Kponokle; both rural areas in the Yilo Krobo Municipality , will soon be benefitting from two irrigation facilities to enhance their farming systems.
Some one sixty-eight brilliant but needy students are being sponsored by the Ejura Sekyeredumase Municipal Assembly in the Ashanti Region to go through secondary education.
Madam Gladys Seshie Kwami in support of the Member of Parliament for Keta’s bid to improve standard of education in the municipality launched a new programme dubbed “Pick a book and read today”.
Municipal Chief Executive of the Ga East municipal Assembly Mr. Kwao
Sackey has assured the public that the Ga East Municipal Assembly does not have any challenges when it comes to the school feeding programme.
Mr Samuel Awonnea Avaala, President of the Oil Palm Development Association of Ghana (OPDAG) has said that the import of cheap sub-standard vegetable oils into the country is killing the local oil palm industry.
Following recent discussions on how to improve the writing skills of students in public schools, educationist and founder of the GATE Foundation, Anis Haffar has advocated for the provision of a congenial environment to unearth and sharpen the literary skills of such students.
The Atebubu-Amantin District office of the Business Advisory Centre (BAC) with support from the SATISFY project of World Vision Ghana has organized a day’s workshop on access to credit and farming inputs for over 150 farmers and agro processors in Atebubu.
The Keta Municipal Assembly has begun major works to give facelift to the Assembly with construction of the forecourt of the Assembly.
President John Mahama has stated that government will continue to regulate its expenditure as it aims to achieve fiscal consolidation within the three years under the International Monetary Fund (IMF) program.
A two- day consultative workshop was held in Ejura to discussed proposed fees, rates, lincenses and rent for 2016.
The Sekyere Afram Plains District Assembly has completed work on 3-unit classroom blocks for two basic schools at a total cost of 130,031.70 Ghana cedis.
A research assistant and philanthropist, Miss Ilona Westphal of the Europa –Universitat Flensburg of Germany has donated Hearing aids to the Center for Hearing and Speech Services of the Department of Special Education, University of Education, Winneba.
The New Juaben Municipal Assembly is set to arrest all parents who refuse to enroll their children in school.
Mr. Samuel Adom Botchway, the District Chief Executive of Asikuma Odoben Brakwa has distributed 500 dual desks to some selected basic schools in the district to help address their infrastructural challenges and improve standards of education in the district.
Opening of nominations for the governing National Democratic Congress’s forthcoming primaries begins today [Thursday] across the country.
The Member of Parliament for Keta, Mr. Richard Quashigah has pledged to do his best to support the Keta Municipal Assembly to get to a level that would enable it provide the best healthcare to people in the Municipality.
The Ghana Adolescent Reproductive Health Project has marked this year’s International Youth Day with a couple of activities aimed at sensitizing the youth on adolescent reproductive health.
The Tano South District Directorate of the department of Social Welfare and Community Development has organized a one day workshop on Adolescent Reproductive Health for head porters in the Tano South District at Bechem.
The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) have went on to install its newly introduced "street prepaid meters” at Nungua in the Ledzokuku Krowor Municipality after series of agitations between the company and some residents who have earlier resisted attempts made by the company to install the said meters.
Two communities in the Ga East Municipality in the Greater Accra Region have been selected under the Ghana Sanitation and Water Project to help mitigate the deficit of various household toilets in the area.
If for any reason you missed various Ghanaian dishes or want to learn how to prepare or get some insight into your favorite Ghanaian dish then the best place to be tomorrow is Assembly premises of the Ga Central Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra Region.
Mr. John Kwao Sackey, Municipal chief executive of the GA East Municipal Assembly is delighted that in not too long a distant future, the municipality would boost of its first public senior high school.
Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, says government is determined not to repeat the mistakes of the past when the country have to prevaricate in the face of mounting evidence of economic imbalances.
The people of Amoamang in the Amenfi West District in the Western Region will in few months boast of befitting classroom block for students.
The Mpohor District Assembly has constructed a Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound at Adum Domenase to provide the people with access to quality healthcare.
The Bosome Freho Electoral Commissioner, Mrs. Grace Martha Navele, has cautioned officials recruited and trained to minister the District Level Elections on September 1, 2015 to remain steadfast as they hold the key to the successful conduct of the elections.
In a bid to improve teaching and learning in the area, the Builsa North District Assembly has completed and handed over a new library facility for students at “Abeliyeri”, a suburb of the district.
Agricultural activities in the Ketu South Municipality and Akatsi South District of the Volta Region are set to be revamped in order to improve yield, following the commissioning of an irrigation project there.
The Minister of Interior Mr. Mark Woyongohas on the advice of the Volta Regional Security Council and by Executive Instrument renewed the Curfew hours imposed on Alavanyo and Nkonya Townships from 6:00pm to 6:00am effective Friday 28th August, 2015.
A total of 944 people were killed in vehicle crashes between January and June this year.
The Amenfi Central District Assembly has completed classroom blocks for two basic schools to help improve teaching and learning.
President John Mahama has tasked chief fishermen at the various landing sites to form watch-dog committees to help expose fishermen who engage in illegal fishing activities.
The Electoral Commission (EC) has organized training for officers involved in the conduct of the September 1 District Level elections in Afigya-Kwabre to ensure a smooth poll.
Two police officers are reported dead in a road accident which occurred on the Mankessim-Accra road Saturday evening.
The Greater Regional Minister, Joseph Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, has warned against indiscipline and criminal act in the region, saying peace is necessary for national development.
Ghanaians have been urged to ignore aspiring assembly members who try to buy their votes and campaigning on party lines, since the DLE was strictly non-partisan and must be treated as such.
A combined team of security officers numbering more than 2,000, have been deployed across the country to protect ballots and maintain security during Tuesday’s District Assembly elections.
Mr. Anthony Bassaw, District Chief Executive (MCE) for the Mpohor District in the Western Region has commissioned a newly completed Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound for the people of Obrayebona.
The Bosomtwe District Assembly has initiated efforts to provide teachers at Pranso with adequate accommodation to promote their wellbeing in the area.
A former Presiding Member (PM) and Aspiring Assembly member of the Awlime-Todze Electoral Area in the Ho West District, Mr. Mathew Mensah Atsrim has expressed confidence of retaining his seat as the Assembly Member for the area.
It was all merry making at the homowo food bazaar held last Friday at the Ga central Municipal Assembly premises.
The local elections in the Tanokrom area have been suspended
A Sekondi High Court has placed an injunction on the district assembly elections at West Tanokrom in the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolis in the Western region.
A recent United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF ) report has revealed that Cape Coast, in the Central Region, is leading in child prostitution cases in Ghana.