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Prez Akufo-Addo on three-day visit to UK

THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana on Sunday, November 19, 2017, for a three-day visit to the United Kingdom. Yesterday, Monday, November 20, President Akufo-Addo met with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Rt. Hon. Theresa May. The discussions between the pair centred on …

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KABA transcends Multimedia – Fiifi Banson

HOST OF Kasapa FM’s Morning Show, Fiifi Banson, says Ghana has lost a great gem. Emotional tributes from individuals and organisations characterised a solemn memorial service held for late broadcaster, Kwadwo Asare-Baffuor Acheampong, popularly known as KABA. KABA was pronounced dead on arrival at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital on Saturday, …

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Mass promotion in Immigration Service

ONE HUNDRED and Thirty-Seven Senior Officers of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) across the country have been promoted by the Immigration Service Council (ISC) to their next respective ranks. They were promoted after satisfying the requirements of satisfactory performance and good conduct as well as passing promotion interviews as contained …

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List: New Municipalities, Districts

IN ITS quest to bring governance closer to the citizenry, government has imitated the process to create 38 new Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs). This brings the number of MMDAs in Ghana to 254 from the previous 216. Below is the the proposed list:  List Of Municipalities   Ar- …

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30,000 residents denied access to water .As ECG cuts power to Water Supply Facility at Donkorkrom

  BY KOJO ANSAH DONKORKROM, THE capital of Affram Plains North District in the Eastern Region, has been hit with severe water crisis following the disconnection of power supply to the Community Water Supply System by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). The ECG disconnected the only water supply facility …

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Marine Unit for GIS in the offing- Comptroller-General

THE GHANA Immigration Service (GIS) is to establish a Marine Unit, the Comptroller-General of Immigration (CGI), Mr Kwame Asuah Takyi has hinted. According to him, the establishment of the Unit would not only secure the maritime domain of Ghana but also contribute immensely to national security. He added that it …

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Access to education will create meaningful lives for refugee youth – Prez Akufo-Addo  

  THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that, in his view, access to education is the only way by which the world can foster a sense of cohesion and solidarity amongst displaced persons, especially of those of school going age, and, help create for them, …

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Mugabe’s legacy, dignity must be protected – Rawlings

BY KWAME ACHEAMPONG FORMER PRESIDENT of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings has called on power holders in Zimbabwe to protect the legacy of the country’s beleaguered President Robert Mugabe as power appear to be transitioning in the country. Mugabe, who has been ruling the country since 1980, is said to be confined …

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Gov’t creates 38 new districts

BY KENT MENSAH THE GOVERNMENT has created 38 new Metropolitan, Municipal and Districts to bring governance closer to the doorstep of citizens. This brings the number of districts in Ghana to 254 from the previous 216. The Minister of Local Government, Hajia Alima Mahama laid the Legislative Instrument to back the …

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CDD-Ghana trains 22 volunteers for ‘I am aware’ project

WITH THE aim of enhancing social accountability and advocacy to improve public services at the local level, the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has organised a training programme for 22 volunteers of the ‘I Am Aware’ (IAA) project. The volunteers were drawn from the Greater Accra, Volta and Eastern …

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