Deputy Director of Nursing Services, Philomena Nyame Saim at the PEU of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), (right) expressing thanks to the President of WEFI, Mrs Doris Amankwa for the support.

Women Empowerment Fellowship resources three institutions

Women Empowerment Fellowship International (WEFI), a non-profit organisation has presented a number of items valued at GH¢16, 100 to resource three institutions.

Campaign for MMDAs accountability starts in Volta Region

A campaign aimed at building the interest of the public in knowing the budget processes of Metropolitan, Municipal and Districts Assemblies (MMDAs)…

UNMEER confident Conakry warehouse fire won’t hinder Ebola response

Conakry, 18 December 2014 – A warehouse with supplies for the Ebola operation caught fire Thursday morning in Conakry at the main humanitarian…
The Eastern Regional Minister, Mr. Antwi Boasiako  Sekyere (middle) in group photograph with members of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs.They are from (left) Nene Sakite, Paramount chief of Manya Krobo Traditional Area; Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, (2nd left); President of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs; Okotwasuo Kantamanto Oworae Agyekum III, and Vice President of the House; Nana Osei Nyarko II, Paramount chief of Boso-Gua Traditional area. Photo by SETH TAKYI BOATENG

Let's preserve sanctity of chieftaincy institution - Okyenhene

The President of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, has called for the preservation of the sanctity of the…
 Left, participants at the leadership training programme in a group photograph while on the right, the children undergoing training during a leadership training programme.

‘Respect the rights of children’

Child rights advocacy outfit, Right To Play, has appealed for respect for the rights of children irrespective of their circumstances.

Driver fined GHC600.00 for stealing pregnant goat

A Cape Coast District Magistrate Court on Tuesday sentenced a driver, Issakah Wallah, to a fine of Gh₵600.00 for stealing a pregnant nanny goat at…

ECG to be privatised by next July

The Government is considering its options towards the privatisation of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) by the middle of next year.
The suspect, Samuel Kwame Boadi

Suspect in Ecobank Manager’s killing arrested

The police in Kumasi have arrest a 20-year old junior high school dropout in connection with the murder of the branch manager of Ecobank Ghana in…

Maternal mortality rate increases in Ghana-Report

The Maternal Mortality Estimation Inter-Agency Group of the World Health Organisation estimated that Ghana’s maternal mortality rate has gone up from…

Ghana begins construction of second FPSO

Tullow Ghana Limited has started the construction of a new fabrication facility in Sekondi for the Tweneboa, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) Project to…
The four suspects from left : Kofi Ohemeng, Joe Charles Boakye, Kwaku Affum, and Kenneth Obeke at the Accra Regional Police Command

Four grabbed for possessing trunkful of fake dollars

Four persons, including a Nigerian, have been arrested by a combined Police and National Security team, for possessing a trunkful of fake dollars in…
Mr Mohammed Alhassan- IGP

Police yet to start on-the-spot fines

The Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service has stated that it is yet to implement the “on-the-spot fine,” contrary…

Ban Ki-Moon to hold talks with President Mahama in Ghana

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon is expected in Ghana today for talks with President John Dramani Mahama who has been at the forefront of…

Fuel prices to go down next year -NPA

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has announced a reduction in fuel prices by next year if crude oil price on the world market keeps falling.
Ms Hanna Tetteh addressing the Heads of Diplomatic Missions in Accra. Picture: GABRIEL AHIABOR

Diplomatic missions to keep part of revenue to support operations

Ghana’s diplomatic missions will from next year keep portions of their internally generated funds to support their operations.

ECG loses $350 million yearly — IFC report

An International Finance Corporation (IFC) report has indicated that the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) losses about $350 million in revenue…
President Mahama interacting  with members of the committee on made-in-Ghana goods after its inauguration. Among them are Dr Ekwow Spio Garbrah (3rd left), Minister of Trade and Industry and Mr Emmanuel Asiedu (3rd right), CEO of GRATIS Foundation.

President Mahama inaugurates committee ;To promote made-in-Ghana goods

President John Dramani Mahama has made a case for public procurement to be skewed towards made-in-Ghana goods.

UNICOF Women’s Wing donates to Nyohini Children’s Home

The Union of Industrial Commerce and Finance Workers (UNICOF) has presented items valued at GH¢2,000 to the Nyohini Children’s home in the Tamale…
Ms Christina Amarchey addressing the participants

Women contesting elections urged to be confident

The Brong Ahafo Regional Programmes Director of ActionAid, Ms Christina Amarchey, has advised women who want to contest political seats to exhibit…
Prof Manfred Green (left), Head, School of Public Health, University of Haifa, Israel, conferring with Dr Ebenezer Appiah-Dankyirah (right), Director General, GHS.

Seminar on infectious disease opens

The Director General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Ebenezer Appiah-Dankyirah, has called for more discourse on the legal aspects of handling…
Library photo

Kumasi Central Prisons inmates achieve academic excellence

Inmates of the Kumasi Central Prisons are making great strides in the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and the West African Senior…
 Dr Edward Omane Boamah interacting with some schoolchildren at the refurbished computer room at the Accra Central Library (left). Those in the picture include Ms Sun Baohong (2nd right), the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Rusell Xo (3rd right), MD of Huawei, Mr Paul Yao Lawoe (right), the contractor for the project, and Mrs Bernice Kutin–Mensah (left), the Head of the ICT department.

Huawei Technologies refurbishes Accra Central Library

Huawei Technologies (GH) S.A Ltd, a global information and communication technology (ICT) solutions provider, handed over a refurbished lending and…
•Mrs Juliana Ofori-Kissi (right) handing over the items to Mrs Emma  Boafo Yeboah.

St Martin de Porres Girl Guides supports Children's Welfare Home

The St Martin de Porres unit of the Ghana Girl Guides Association has presented assorted items worth GH¢4,000 to the Countryside Children's Welfare…

Inspection and Control Services holds workshop for staff

The Inspection and Control Services (ICS), a body that helps the government to enhance revenue generation, has organised a two-day workshop for its…

Four arrested over murder of chief

Four persons have been arrested in connection with the murder of the chief of Salikuga, a farming community in the Zabzugu District in the Northern…

Schools not ready for inclusive education system

A Research conducted by the Greater Accra branch of the Ghana National Education Campaign (GNECC) has revealed that most schools are not ready for…
Mrs Gifty Afenyi Dadzie — National Prayer Director­, Women’s Aglow International

Aglow holds national thanksgiving service Saturday

A non-denominational thanksgiving service dubbed “Aforebo Kese” comes off on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at the Black Star Square, Accra at 7 a.m.
Library photo

3 Airlines sued ; For disregarding Disability Law

The Ghana Society of the Physically Disabled (GSPD) has filed a motion on notice, praying the Human Rights Division of the High Court to restrain…
Mr Fiifi Kwetey

Govt owes fertiliser companies GH¢64 million ;Can’t roll out 2014 programme

The government has not been able to roll out the national fertiliser subsidy programme for the 2014 cropping season.
The Head of Marketing of SIC Life Company Ltd,  Mr Albert Bahun-Wilson, receiving a framed citation from Professor Opoku Agyeman.

Ministry to expand Best Teacher Awards

The Ministry of Education is considering expanding the Best Teacher Award to include the Best School category, in honour of educational institutions…
Mr Abigchab Boye (right) handing over the items to the Accra Regional Police Commander, Mr Christian Tetteh Yohuno.

Accra Police get support from retired officer

A philanthropist has presented items worth GH¢42,500 to the Accra Regional Police Command in support of their work. The philanthropist, Mr Nyabil…


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