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15/08/2018 06:41 PM
CHPS Compound Facility For Obuasi Community
The Municipal Chief Executive for Obuasi Municipal, Elijah Adansi-Bonah, has handed over a fully equipped Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound to the Chiefs and people of Ntonsua in the Binsere electoral area. The health facility is expected to serve the people of Ntonsua and nearby communities such as Binsere and New Dok ...

15/08/2018 05:54 PM
Chaos At Ayigya As Pastor Dumps Corpse At Drinking Bar
Residents of Ayigya, a suburb of Kumasi, were thrown into a state of shock over a discovery of a coffin with a dead body found in front of a drinking spot in the early hours of Wednesday, August 15, 2018. http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/815201863130 ativor1300x294.jpg The coffin, which was brought by a black he ...

15/08/2018 04:54 PM
GRASAG Elects Young Female Activist As National President
A Young Ghanaian gender activist, Madam Iris Kwafo-Mensah has been given the responsibility to lead all graduate students in the country for the 2018/19 academic year. She was elected at the 24th National Annual delegates conference of the Graduate Students Association of Ghana (GRASAG) which was held from the 9th to 12th of August, 2018 at the ...

15/08/2018 04:17 PM
Mövenpick Launches 'Kilo Of Kindness' Charity Campaign
M ouml;venpick Ambassador Hotel Accra is lending a hand to people in need with the launch of its 2018 lsquo;Kilo of Kindness rsquo; global charity campaign. Now in its fourth year, the successful initiative, which honours the United Nations International Day of Charity on September 5 2018, calls on guests and the general public to donate ...

15/08/2018 04:10 PM
Africa Code Week empowers teachers in Ghana to drive 21st century skills development among local youth.
ACCRA, Ghana - Aug. 15, 2018 ndash; More than 560 teachers took part in this year rsquo;s Africa Code Week (ACW) Train-the-Trainer workshops over four days in Accra and Kumasi as part of this year rsquo;s efforts to drive 21st century skills development among African youth. Now in its fourth year, ACW instills 21st ...

15/08/2018 04:05 PM
Double Track Not Solution To Free SHS Challenges – CHOPSS Tells Gov't
The Conference of Heads of Private Second Cycle Schools (CHOPSS) wants the government to put on hold the implementation of the new double track system in Senior High Schools (SHS). Government says the new system will address congestion at public schools as it continues with the implementation of its flagship Free SHS policy. It is esti ...

15/08/2018 03:51 PM
Tuesday, Aug. 21 Declared Holiday
The Interior Ministry has declared Tuesday, August 21, 2018, as a public holiday. A statement released by the Ministry said the holiday is to mark the celebration of Eid-ul-Adha across the country. Signed by the sector minister, Ambrose Dery, the statement said, ldquo;The general public is hereby informed that Tuesday, 21st August ...

15/08/2018 03:51 PM
Africa Code Week Empowers Teachers In Ghana To Drive 21st Century Skills Development Among Local Youth
ACCRA, Ghana - Aug. 15, 2018 nbsp; ndash; More than 560 teachers took part in this year rsquo;s Africa Code Week (ACW) Train-the-Trainer workshops over four days in Accra and Kumasi as part of this year rsquo;s efforts to drive 21st nbsp;century skills development among Africa ...

15/08/2018 03:42 PM
Ermea Ends Voting Thursday
Voting of the most anticipated event, Eastern Region Media Excellence Awards (ERMEA) ends Thursday, August 6, 2018. The Awards which aims to present a credible, well-judged transparent programme that promotes and recognises excellence in radio, with the objective of ensuring that radio remains one of Eastern Region and for that matter, Ghana rsq ...

15/08/2018 03:42 PM
IPMC is Proud to be Associated with Inna Patty and Miss Ghana Beauty Pageant - CEO
The Chief Executive Officer of IPMC, Mr. Amar Hari has stated categorically that his company is very happy and proud to be associated with Inna Patty, Exclusive Events Ghana and the Miss Ghana Beauty Pageant. According to Mr. Amar Hari, he recently came across Josephine Aryitey who runs a PR firm here in Accra and also manages an organiz ...

15/08/2018 03:42 PM
Brong Ahafo bids Asomah-Cheremeh farewell
A send-off programme in honour of the out-gone Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh who is now heading to the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources as the substantive sector minister, has taken place in Sunyani. It was well attended by Municipal and District Chief Executives in the region, Co-ordinating Directors, staff of the ...

15/08/2018 03:42 PM
Zongo is ours, I will chase Aziz Futah and his men out: NDC Zongo Commando declares
An aspiring National Zongo Caucus Coordinator of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Abdul Aziz Mohammed, has declared that he will make Zongo communities quot;no go areas quot; for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) if he wins the race. The contest for the position is gathering steem, but the vibrant NDC activist said he is the ...

15/08/2018 03:42 PM
Support us to make additional efforts towards ECOWAS's agreement on goods - Côte d'Ivoire to Ghana
A member of ECOWAS, C ocirc;te d 39;Ivoire has pleaded with Ghana to support to make additional efforts to ensure that ECOWAS 39;s agreements on the movement of goods and people become very effective. This statement was made known by President Alassane Quattara during the commemoration of the country 39;s 58th Independence Day held on ...

15/08/2018 03:34 PM
20 Fabulous Biotin Rich Foods To Include In Your Diet
If you 39;re looking to get healthier and smarter about what you eat, it 39;s time to introduce biotin rich foods into your diet. But what is biotin exactly, why do our bodies need it, and where can we get it from? Biotin is a B-vitamin that helps us maintain healthy hair and nails. If you don 39;t get enough biotin in your diet, you might su ...

15/08/2018 03:34 PM
JSG Audit Head Excels In Performance Exam
The Acting Director of Audit at the Judicial Service of Ghana, Mrs. Vera Ofosu Takyi, has been adjudged the best Advance Performance Management (APM) student for the year 2017. Mrs. Vera Ofosu Takyi, who is also a Chartered Accountant, placed 1st in Ghana and 27th in the world among 5,500 students who sat for the APM examin ...

15/08/2018 03:10 PM
Tamale Hospital: Doctors, Nurses Strike In Support Of CEO
Doctors, nurses and other paramedics at the Tamale Teaching Hospital have withdrawn all OPD services in protest over an attack on their Chief Executive Officer (CEO) David Zaawumya Kolbila. The health practitioners are demanding action after Dr Kolbila was chased out of the facility by some persons alleged to be supporters of the governin ...

15/08/2018 03:09 PM
Minister Hints Of Massive Projects
Mavis Hawa Koomson, Minister of Special Development Initiatives, has assured Ghanaians that the country will soon see massive projects across the 10 regions. According to her, ldquo;Government acknowledges that the citizenry, especially those at the rural and deprived communities, have difficulties in accessing some basic but very important inf ...

15/08/2018 02:42 PM
Nana Addo Tasks Churches To Partner Government For Development
President Akufo-Addo has called on the Church to collaborate with government in the collective agenda of uplifting the moral, political, spiritual and economic life of the Ghanaian people and thereby help accelerate the pace of development in the country. According to President Akufo-Addo, ldquo;We want a partnership which is founded on common ...

15/08/2018 02:40 PM
Seats Of Absentee MPs Should Be Declared Vacant
A PRESSURE GROUP, Economic Fighters League, led by Convention People 39;s Party (CPP) Youth Organiser, Ernesto Yeboah, has petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Aaron Mike Oquaye, demanding him to declare the seats of some Members of Parliament (MPs) vacant for their alleged absenteeism from the House. In a petition issued by a member of ...

15/08/2018 02:33 PM
Akufo-Addo Has 'Affirmative Action’ At Heart
Upper East Regional Women Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Georgina Ayamba, says the president rsquo;s selection of Paulina Tangoba Abayage for the Upper East Region is timely and apt, especially when women living in rural and urban areas are looking forward to opportunities and sustainable initiatives to improve the livelihood of their ...