By Gideon Ebbah, GNAEffiduase (Ash), August 07, GNA – The chiefs and people of Sekyere East District of Ashanti have commended World Vision Ghana (WVG) for its enormous contribution to the socio-economic development in the area.Madam M
By Stephen Asante, GNAKumasi, Aug. 07, GNA - A total of 6, 269 teenage pregnancies were recorded in the Ashanti Region between January and June, this year, Dr. Kwasi Yeboah-Awudzi, Deputy Regional Director of Public Health, Ghana Health Services (GHS), has disclosed.
By Samira Larbie, GNAAccra, Aug. 7, GNA - The Ghana Health Service Council has outlined its vision statement to enhance quality healthcare delivery across the country.Dr Yao Yeboah, Chairman of the Council said the Healthcare sector of t
By Yaw Ansah, GNAAccra, Aug. 7, GNA - Mr Edward Forkua Kyei, Managing Director of CLICO Life on Tuesday disclosed that Life Insurance products, especially funeral policy, is becoming popular in Ghana. “With these kinds of products, whi
By Erica Apeatua Addo, GNAEfuanta (W/R), August 7, GNA - Four suspected armed robbers are in the grips of the law for allegedly robbing two Chinese nationals at Efuanta, a suburb of Tarkwa.The suspects are Nana Owusu 22, Alex Kojo
Kumasi, Aug. 07, GNA – A Kumasi Circuit Court has granted a GH¢900,000.00 bail with three sureties to a 37-year-old electrical technician for stealing.The sureties, according to the court should include a civil servant, a person with a net worth of GH¢20,000.00 in his account and another person who must be able to deposit a landed prop
By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra, Aug. 7, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced Gideon Alateyvi to ten years imprisonment for impregnating a 13 year old girl at Alajo, in Accra. The victim, a class six pupil is now four months pregnant.
By Thelma Abbey, GNAAccra, Aug. 7. GNA - Dr Kamal-Deen Ali, Executive Director, Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa (CEMLAWS Africa) has urged the public to desist from polluting and degrading the maritime environment since its economic potential is huge.
Juaso (Ash), Aug. 07, GNA – The Judicial Service is in the process of introducing Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in three more courts in the Ashanti Region.They are the Juaso Circuit Court, Agona District Court and Manso-Nkwanta District Court, bringing the total number of courts in the region with ADR to 18.
Nweneso (Ash) Aug. 07, GNA – Project Hope, a Ghanaian -based NGO has inaugurated a $ 5,000 community water project for the people of Nweneso in the Atwima Kwanwoma district, in the Ashanti Region.The project, which was funded by Frankthobes Cornell Tradition Endowment of the United States of America, will help supply about 6000 litres of
By Yaw Ansah, GNAAccra, Aug. 7, GNA - The Institute of Industrial Research of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – (CSIR-IIR) has released a range of solar products for small and medium enterprises in the country to help reduce energy cost.
Winneba (C/R) Aug. 7, GNA - The Graduate Students Association-Ghana (GRASAG) has commended government for its desire to industrialize the country through the One District, One Factory Policy.The Association said the policy should be sustained, and that, government must invest more into research to identify more sustainable and demand drive
By Erica Apeatua Addo, GNATarkwa (W/R), Aug 07, GNA – Efforts at enhancing the quality of research targeted at making mining more environmentally sustainable has been given a huge boost with the acquisition of environmental laboratory equipment by the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT).
By Hafsa Obeng, GNAAccra, Aug. 7, GNA – The Ghana Muslim Mission (GMM) has launched its 60th anniversary celebration with the call on its membership to propagate the good name of Islam, good work of the mission and maintain peace wherever they find themselves.
The event, would see various bodybuilding prospects from Ghana and other West African countries compete in the open championship, in search of glory.The championship, would see athletes participate in various weight categories which includes the lightweight, middleweight and heavy weights in both men's bodybui
Tamale, Aug 7, GNA - Betway Ghana Limited, one of the leafing betting companies in Ghana, over the weekend, organized a special football competition for the youth dubbed "Betway Talent Hunt" in the Northern region.The competition, was aimed at hunting for football talents, between the ages of 18 to 25 and nurt
Accra, Aug.07 GNA - Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports, has expressed the readiness of Ghana to host the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations, despite reports over the possibility of Ghana losing the right due to slow pace preparations.
Accra, Aug. 7, GNA - The Disciplinary Board of Confederation of African Football (CAF), has banned eight Ghanaian referees, for their involvement in the controversial Anas Expose, which caught them receiving bribes to influence the outcome of matches in the Ghana Premier Le
Accra, Aug. 07 GNA - Avatime FC, Volta Region based U-13 football club, thrashed Asogli Young FC 9:1, in a friendly game at Biakpa in the Volta Region. Avatime FC, was formed two months ago with U-13, U-15 and the sec
By Thomas Darko, GNA Tema, Aug. 7, GNA - Unlicensed commercial drivers in the Ashaiman Municipality are outwitting officers of the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service by operating in the evening, w