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LEAP household beneficiaries receive payment

Tano South Aged Wants to be captured under LEAP

The aged in the Tano South Municipality of the newly-created Ahafo Region on Monday appealed to the government to place them under the Livelihood...
galamsey

15-Year-old Perishes in Galamsey Pit

The lifeless body of a 15-year old class five pupil, Emmanuel Mensah was on Friday found floating on the surface of water in a...
accident or road crash

28-year-old Taxi Cab Driver Dies in an Accident

A 28-year-old taxi driver, Evans Oppong, based at Dormaa-Ahenkro in the Dormaa Central Municipality of the Brong-Ahafo Region on Sunday died instantly in a...
video

Liam Neeson’s Nephew Reported Died At 35

The 'Taken' star's relative Ronan Sexton passed away in Cushendall, Northern Ireland, over the weekend, nearly five years after he fell from a telephone...
Afadzato South

Afadzato South: NGO Organises Party for Aged

Kafui Foundation, a Non Governmental Organisation with focus on the welfare of the aged and less privileged, has treated the aged in Afadzato South...
Methodist Church Ghana

Nazareth Methodist Church fetes the aged and widows Takoradi

The Nazareth Methodist Church at Nkotompo has entertained and feted more than 500 widows and some aged persons in Nkotompo and...
prayer

Guild of the Good Shepherd fetes the aged and sick in Sekondi

The Guild of the Good Shepherd of the Anglican Church in Sekondi has organized a festival of prayer and feasting for the sick and...
screening

Several Aged receive free medical screening by courtesy of MP

Mrs Cynthia Morrison, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West, has organised free medical screening for more than 350 aged to improve on...
food

Agona West MP feeds the aged and vulnerable

Mrs Cynthia Morrison, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West, has feted more than 3,000 aged and the vulnerable in the area as...
court

House help jailed for having anal sex with minors

A 39-year old house help has been handed down a 13 year jail term by an Accra Circuit Court for having anal sex with...

Student Of Methodist SHS Arrested For Allege Murder

Monica Dery, a 18 year old second year Home Economics student of the Methodist Senior High School in Sekondi has been arrested by the...
trade

Traders In Somanya Anticipate High Patronage Ahead Of Festival

The Chiefs, and people of Yilo Krobo Traditional Area have debunked allegations of chaotic situations in the area towards the celebration of the 25th...

Pestle Dealers Want Ban On Wood Cutting Reviewed

Pestle dealers at the Nana Bosoma Market also known as the Wednesday Market in Sunyani have appealed to government to review the ban on...
Edem

Viewpoint Of Edem About Obour’s administration

Ghanaian hip-hop artiste Edem has constructively criticized Obour's administration, pointing out his achievements and shortfalls. The rapper in an interview with Patrice Amegashie on TV...
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Ghanaians Entreated To Donate Blood Regularly

An appeal has gone to Ghanaians aged between 17 and 50, to accept to regularly donate blood to save lives. Ms. Philomena Quayeson, the Eastern...
UG Centre for Ageing Studies

Centre for Ageing Studies puts together forum on aged welfare

As part of measures to spearhead research, advocacy and policies towards the welfare of the aged, the Centre for Ageing Studies, University of Ghana,...

Teshie Youth Force vulnerable, aged to queue

The youth of Teshie in the Zebilla Constituency of the Upper East Region insisted on Wednesday that all persons, including those categorised as vulnerable...
Hajj flight

39 female Ghanaian pilgrims without male guardians repatriated from Saudi Arabia

"The Pilgrims Affairs Office (PAOG), Ghana, regret to announce the repatriation of some 39 female pilgrims from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," citifmonline.com quoted...
drugs

Drug overdose crisis hits Australians middle-aged

A report by Victoria's Penington Institute found that eight out of every 10 overdose deaths in Australia in 2014 involved men and women aged...
FIFA

Former-FIFA leader Havelange passes away at age 100

Havelange, who turned 100 in May, had been admitted last month to the Samaritano hospital in the Botafogo district of the city for...
HelpAge

HelpAge Ghana urges Government to speed up motion on Aged Bill

He said the passage would also protect and promote the rights of the older persons as well as help establish the National Council on...

Over 600 aged people in Ellembelle given Free NHIS cards

He said the scheme currently has a population of 11.3 million and last year alone with over 29.5 million attendance recorded at the various...
The Chief Executive Officer of Danywise Estate and Construction, Mr Frank Aboagye Danyansah

Estate firm to put on company payroll widows

The company has also introduced a scholarship scheme as part of its corporate social responsibility for deprived children, including children of widows, throughout their...
children

Togo launches Health Days to treat 459,000 children

During the Health Days between June 29 to July 3, numerous preventive health services will be offered to about 459,000 children aged below five...
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Healthcare For The Aged Population To Be Expanded

Speaking at a meeting with a delegation of aged persons, Mr Segbefia said in order to prioritize the needs of the aged and for...
polio

Guinea immunizes more than 2.6 million children from polio

This disease, which attacks the nervous system and causes paralysis, is always common among children in Guinea's rural areas. The health...
screening

250 widows and the aged screened for Blood Pressure, Diabetes

The organizations are the Cosmopolitan Aid Foundation and Menosack Widowhood. Most of the beneficiaries were drawn from eight divisions of the Menosack Widowhood of the...
Health

RAKOD Widows Foundation Reaches Out To Widows In Torgorme

On Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 the Foundation reached out to over two hundred widows in Torgorme, a farming community in the Ketu South District...

RAKOD Foundation Screens Aged, Widows In Akyem Heman

The event which was organized in the community was part of the Foundation’s activities to mark the end of the year; by putting smiles...
Prisoner

Ministry of Gender goes to the aid of prisoners and aged

Of late some prisoners who are eligible to pursue further studies are being supported by the Ghana Prison Service to study various courses leading...