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Government fixed deadline for all commercial vehicles to have emergency exits

The Government, through the Ministry of Transport, said it would give commercial vehicle operators a deadline to secure emergency exit doors on their vehicles...
Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Oppong Nkrumah Says Government is Committed to Reducing Road Accidents

Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Information Minister, says it is Government’s major priority to reduce the carnage on the roads through reviewing the road...
Gha Mttd Motorway Drivers

GHA, MTTD Remove Commercial Vehicles from Tema Motorway

The Ghana Highway Authority (GHA) in collaboration with the Airport Division of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) has evicted taxi drivers using...
Servants Awards

Ghana’s IGP Honoured With The Faithful Servants Awards

The Faithful Servants Awards, a project initiated in the United States to honour great police officers for their honesty and integrity, has honoured Mr...
accident

Ghana records 592 road accident deaths in three months

A total of 592 people died in 3,193 road accidents across Ghana in the first quarter of 2018, according to data released here on...
traffic situation

Senior official urges digitization of Ghana’s road traffic policing system

Ghana’s motor traffic policing needs to go digital in order to achieve improved road safety standards, Director in Charge of Education, Research and Training...
MTTU

Brong-Ahafo MTTU recorded 645 cases of road crashes

The figure indicates almost 15.3 per cent decrease of 938 recorded in 2014. Police Superintendent David Asirifi, Brong-Ahafo Regional Commander of MTTD told the Ghana...
Wpid Drivers

GPRTU Condemn Strike by commercial drivers

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) on Monday described the ongoing strike action by commercial drivers across the country as illegal, saying that...

2 die and 4 injured as truck ran into a provision store

Two persons died on the spot, while four others sustained various degrees of injuries, when a Mitsubishi Canter truck ran into a provisions shop...

Stakeholders in the road sector find ways to curb carnage in the E/R

The Eastern Regional branch of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD), has held a sensitization meeting with all drivers in the various institutions...

206 souls lost to accident last year in the Central Region

A total of 206 persons died through road crashes in the Central Region last year as against 287 in 2013, the Motor Traffic and...
Wpid Accident

Cape Coast records 7 accidents during Xmas period

Seven motor accidents, with one death, was recorded in Cape Coast during the Christmas period, the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the...

Police cautions against drink-driving during Xmas festivities

Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Michael Dandy Zah, Western Regional Commander of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service,...
speed ramp

Residents appeal for road ramps to save lives

Residents of Hansua in the Techiman Municipality have appealed to the Department of Urban Roads to construct speed ramps in the area to save...
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Police Corruption and Road Safety Don’t Mix Well

? the watchman in league with the ?thief?? Police corruptibility has become steeply rooted in the psyche of the Ghanaian. That perception has been buttressed...
DCOP Kofi Boakye

Police MTTD upgrade skills

A three-day capacity building workshop to help upgrade the skills of road crash investigators of the Police Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) has...
seat belt

Use of seatbelts kicks off on Monday, September 1

Overloading of passengers on both commercial and private transport will gradually become a thing of the past with the war on the use of...