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Mr Vikas Shah (right), Chief Operating Officer of Water Health International (WHI), addressing journalists at the ceremony. Picture: EDNA ADUSERWAA

One million people to get potable water by 2017

About one million people in under-served communities throughout the country are to benefit from potable water by 2017.
Mr James Agalga exchanging pleasantries with some security personnel on his arrival at Bimbilla.

No meat for Bimbilla regent, no access to abattoir - Interior Ministry

The Interior Ministry has directed the Nanumba North District Security Council (DISEC) to not allow access to the abattoir at any of the butcher…
Mr Kenneth Ashigbey, MD, GCGL, signing the book of condolence for the late Mr Rustom Azar, the Director of Azar Chemicals in Accra. Picture: EMMANUEL ASAMOAH ADDAI

Graphic MD signs book of condolence for Rustom Azar

The Managing Director of the Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL), Mr Kenneth Ashigbey, has signed the book of condolence for the late…

Update: Court dismisses suit challenging engagement of West Blue

A suit challenging the decision by the government to engage West Blue Ghana Limited to implement the Single Window and Risk Management System project…
Dr Opoku handing over bags of fertiliser, cutlasses and wellington boots to some members of the association.

Coffee cultivation picks up country wide

Ghana’s coffee industry is gradually picking up as a result of the Revamp Coffee Project (CRP) launched by the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) in 2011.
Dr Kwesi Botchwey (right) declaring the report officially launched. Sitting to his left is Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang, Minister of Education. Pictures:  EBOW HANSON

School levies exist despite Capitation Grant

Parents are still being burdened with special levies by public schools, a “Citizens’ Assessment Report on the Capitation Grant” has affirmed.
Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad

‘Ahmadi Muslims committed to peaceful message of Islam’

The Supreme Head of the Worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad Khalifatul Masih V, has appealed to all Ahmadi Muslims to…

Two children receive support for heart surgery

Two children with hole-in-heart conditions have received $15,000 from a philanthropist to undergo surgery at the National Cardiothoracic Centre…
 Prof. William Otto Ellis (INSET) addressing the section of youth of the Deeper Life Bible Church drawn across the country. Pictures:EMMANUEL BAAH

Don’t create platform to discuss same-sex marriage - KNUST VC

The Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor William Otto Ellis, has waded into the recent…

Defer planned maintenance works - PURC tells GRIDCo

The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has asked the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) to defer its planned maintenance exercise on the…
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Akomade gets water facility

Residents of Akomade, a community in the Atebubu-Amantin District of the Brong Ahafo Region, are the beneficiaries of a new GH¢350,000 water facility.
The Birim River destroyed by the galamsey operators.

Three Atiwa communities call on government to help curb illegal mining

Residents of three communities in the Atiwa West District of the Eastern Region have appealed to the government to save them from the illegal mining…
Mr Seth Terkper (6th right), Mr Collins Dauda (4th right), the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Ms Sherry Ayittey (4th right), the Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, with some past national best farmers and fishermen at the launch of the 31st Farmers Day, in Accra. Picture: GABRIEL AHIABOR

2015 National Farmers’ Day launched

The Minister of Finance, Mr Seth Terkper, yesterday launched the 2015 edition of the National Farmers’ Day in Accra, with a call for more investment…
Isaac Nana Wireko Ampem.

Football recruitment fraudster arrested at Baatsonaa

A 42-year old man, Isaac Nana Wireko Ampem, has been arrested by the police for defrauding 24 people, including 12 footballers.
Vice President Amissah Arthur sharing thoughts with Mr Mohamed Mostapha Heider, the Egyptian Ambassador to Ghana.

Veep commends Egypt for constructing another canal

The Vice-President, Mr Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, has commended Egypt for successfully constructing another canal.
The Ghana Water Company car after the accident

Two perish in accident on Mallam-Kasoa road

Two persons died on the spot while two others sustained varying degrees of injury in an accident which occurred on the Mallam-Kasoa highway yesterday.

Government, GMA still locked in negotiation

The government and the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) are still locked in negotiations over the conditions of service for public sector medical…
Charles Wereko-Brobby

Update: Wereko-Brobby files injunction to stop collection of TV licence fees

A former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Dr Charles Wereko-Brobby, has filed a suit at the High Court to contest…
Students trying their hands on new facilities at the centre

Kosmos Energy builds multi-purpose ICT Education Center at New Nzulezu

Information technology education in Western Nzema schools has received a major boost after nine junior high schools at New Nzulezu cluster of…
Professor Mawutor Avoke

Professor Mawutor Avoke is new Vice Chancellor for UEW

Professor Mawutor Avoke, Dean of Graduate Studies at the University of Education Winneba (UEW), has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor (V.C).

Two to pay ECG 19,000 cedis for illegal connection

Two enterprises in Cape Coast have been surcharged over 19,000 by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) for illegal connection and use of…

West Blue: Court dismisses injunction application against government

The High Court in Accra (Human Rights Division) has thrown out the injunction application by Tema-based clearing agent, Michael Kweku Djan, to stop…

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