By Alexander Nyarko Yeboah, GNATema Aug. 10, GNA — The Presiding Member (PM) of the Tema West Municipal Authority (TWMA), Mr. Kwesi Poku Bosompem, has been honoured for his selfless service to the Tema community.Mr. Bosompem is current
By Laudia SawerTema, Aug.10, GNA - Traders in the Tema Community One market have threatened to stage series of protest if the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) does not reduce the “expensive market tolls”.According to them, the recent
Konongo-Odumase (Ash), Aug. 10, GNA – The Asante Akim Central Municipal Assembly is targeting the establishment of a starch factory in the municipality, under government’s One District One Factory (1D 1F) programme.To this end, the Assembly is in the final stages of securing a 50 acre land at Dwease for the cultivation of special cassa
Agogo, (Ash), Aug. 10, GNA – Mr Eric Dwomoh, Asante Akim North District Director of Agriculture has urged farmers to form groups and build their capacities to keep themselves abreast of the market trends to help prevent cheating by middlemen.He said extensive knowledge on market trends for various agricultural commodities was crucial to
Ahwerewa (Ash), Aug. 10, GNA - Ms. Olivia Yeboah Oyinka, a Senior Staff Mid-wife and Head of the Community-Based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound at Ahwerewa, a farming community in the Sekyere East District, has stressed the need for key stakeholders to see access to health care services as a human rights issue.She said the si
Kumasi, Aug. 10, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo has assured that the stalled Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) project at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), would be completed by his government.He said though he believed the construction of a new MBU, spearheaded by his wife and First Lady, Rebecca Akuffo Addo may have impro
By Julius K. Satsi, GNAAccra, Aug. 10, GNA - The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has reiterated its commitment to resist the acceptance and implementation of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) in the country since it would deprive the country of its food sovereignty.
Winneba (C/R) Aug. 10, GNA - Mrs. Jo Ann Sackey, Senior Policy Analyst at the Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has said the task of achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG 7) may be daunting; however, it is not impossible.She said with strong leadership and the political will, the needed policies and measure can be made fin
Accra, Aug. 10, GNA - The Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) on Thursday asked government to arrest and prosecute all persons found complicit in the collapse and the consolidation of seven indigenous banks by the Bank of Ghana.The CCG said the Directors, staff and all those whose actions and inactions had cast a slur on the management of the
By Ken Sackey, GNAKumasi, Aug 10, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is in the Ashanti Region for a five-day working visit to engage the chiefs and people, listen to their concerns and inspect a number of development projects.Th
Agogo (Ash), Aug 10, GNA - Mr. Francis Oti Boateng, District Chief Executive (DCE) for Asante Akim North, has called for stronger collaboration among all key stakeholders in the health sector to help improve access and quality of service delivery.He said there should be greater involvement of the local communities – chiefs, political and
By Ken Sackey, GNAAccra, Aug 10, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa AKufo-Addo has performed the ceremony to mark the official opening of the GH¢25.3 million two-lane tunnel road built under the Accra-Tema Motorway to link East Legon and the Spintex Road in Accra.