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SDG

It Is Our Collective responsibility to Achieving SDGs by 2030

Mrs Gladys Ghartey, Chief Economic Officer and Head of UN System Unit at the Ministry of Finance, has called for a collective and coherent...
Children Development Unicef

2018 Children Have a 40 percent chance of achieving their potential

A child born in Ghana in 2018 has only 40 percent chance of reaching his or her potential, Mr Mayeso Zenengeya, Monitoring and Evaluation...
court remands man

Herbalist Granted Bail for Fake Currency

A Cape Coast Circuit Court on Tuesday granted bail to a 24-year-old Herbalist in the sum of GHC30,000.00 with two sureties to be justified...
Stakeholders Collaboration

Education Must Guide Us in Solving Problems

Mr JoJo Entusah, a Florida based Geo-Technical and Environmental Engineer, has called for a strong network among teachers, parents and other stakeholders to help...
nurses

Nurses Urged to be Committed for Excellence

A Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) School of Nursing, Dr Nancy Enocentia Enyan-Edu, has called on female nurses to uphold...
Dr Nang-Beifubah

Central Region Post Impressive Performance in Health Services

Due to improved public health education and commitment to providing health infrastructure and logistics, all maternal and child health performance indicators were positive in...
Kidney Day

GKA Drafts Policy Aimed at Addressing Prolong Kidney Diseases

A Renal Care Policy has been developed by the Ghana Kidney Association (GKA) to help address the causes, prevention, treatment and costs of chronic...
Gmos Foods

OFAB Maintains That GMO Foods are Safe for Consumption

Mr Enoch Ilori, the Project Officer for Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa (OFAB), has said there is no record in any country...
anaemia

C/R: Rate of Anaemia Among Females Very High

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has described the high incidence of anaemia among females in the Central Region as ‘alarming’, and had called for...
Nurses

Commitment is Vital to the Nursing profession

Dr Nancy Enocentia Enyan- Edu, a Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), School of Nursing, has called on female nurses to...
Neonatal Deaths

CCHT’s Lack of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Very Worrying

The management of maternal and neonatal related complications is increasingly becoming a challenge for authorities at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital (CCTH) due to...
Social media

Police cautions public on social media usage following kidnappings

A total of sixty-four kidnapped cases were reported in the central Region in 2018. Eleven suspects have so far been arrested out of which one...
Africa Diasporas Development

Africans in the Diaspora Charged to Show Commitment to Africa’s Development

Mr Diallo Sumbry, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Adinkra Group of the United States of America (USA), has called on Africans...
Independence Day Oguaa

Youth Urged to lead campaign of national unity

The county's youth have been admonished to guard against all forms of negative tendencies and cultivate the spirit of national consciousness, discipline, hard work...
jail bars

Father Jailed 10-years for Demanding Sex for Apprenticeship

A 35- year old a local gin distiller at Assin Edubiase who had sexual intercourse with his two biological daughters in exchange for payment...
Planting trees

Central region: GJA embarks on Tree Planting Activities to Mark 62nd Independence

Mr David Yarboi-Tetyeh, the Vice Chairman of the Central Regional branch of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has called on Ghanaians to take keen...
Panelists Culture

Functionality of Culture and Creative Arts Industry Must Work with Streamlined Policies

Panellists at a roundtable on “the role of artistes in the process of transformation” have called on the Government to streamline policies and ensure...
doctor

Most Medical Doctors in Ghana Do Not Accept Posting to Central Region

Regardless of the fact that the Central Region is the most peaceful in Ghana with its wonderful educational institutions and close to Accra, the...
A fisherman catches fish at sunrise on Huma section of Heilongjiang River in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, July 19, 2015. (Xinhua/Zhou Changping)

Fishermen in Oguaa Praises Government’s Aquaculture Initiative

Fisherman in the Central Regional capital, Cape Coast have hailed government's decision to introduce a new version of 'Planting for Food and Jobs' (PJF)...
Ghana-National-Association-of-Teachers-GNAT

GNAT Advises Government Against Rushing New Curriculum

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has cautioned government against rushing to implement the proposed standards-based curriculum until implementers and stakeholders have been...
fishing

Ghana’s Fishing Net Could Be Mended Through Transparency

Kweku Mensah, a 43-year-old fisherman from Axim has been fishing off Ghana’s coast since the age of 15. Over the past 30 years, he has...
court

Head Porter in Trouble for Stealing Phone and Money

A Cape Coast Magistrate Court on Monday sentenced an 18-year old head porter to three months imprisonment for stealing a mobile phone and cash...
Agyapong Supports Fosu Polyclinic

Agyapong Supports Fosu Polyclinic with medical Supplies

Mr. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central Constituency, on Friday donated quantities of medical supplies worth GH¢60,000 to Assin Foso...
health fda arrests

FDA Seizes 1,285 Unregistered Products and Busts 7 Drug Dealers

The Central Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), in collaboration with the Regional Police Command, has arrested seven men suspected to...
cc politics ndc voting

NDC Presidential Primaries Starts Off Without Any Hitches in Central Region

The presidential primaries of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is peacefully underway in all the 23 polling centres of the Central Region. A total...
malaria

Assin Fosu Municipality OPD Cases Topped by Malaria

Regardless of all the multifaceted interventions employed by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) to drastically reduce malaria infections, it remained the highest of all...
Ghana Election

Extreme partisanship makes elections expensive in Ghana

Excessive partisanship and political mistrust by the two dominant political parties - the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC) is the...

Man Slapped with a Fine for Unlawful Entry

A Cape Coast Magistrate's Court on Tuesday handed down a fine of Gh¢300.00 to Emmanuel Quansah, a 22-year-old trader for unlawfully entering the Cape...
Dr Eric Asare Bossman

ROPAA Full Execution Will Be A Shared Credit – EC

Failure by the Electoral Commission (EC) to implement the Representation of the Peoples Amendment Act (ROPAA) will be in contempt of court and a...
ROPAA Chiefs

Chiefs and Queen Mothers in Central Region Recommend ROPAA

Chiefs and queen mothers in the Central Region have endorsed the implementation modalities being rolled-out for Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA) 2006...