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Social Emergency Doors

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...
Road Accident

Bloodbath on Ghana’s Roads Means Nothing to Us Now

The fear that made us cringed at the sight of blood is being buried by history. The recurrence of blood spillage on our roads...
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...
drivers strike

Commercial drivers in Tema West Advised to Join Unions

Commercial drivers operating in the Tema West Municipality have been urged to join any of the transport unions instead of operating on “floating” basis. Mrs...
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...

The Police Officer Has One Life So Just Be Careful On The Road

The sudden and unfortunate death of Const. Emmanuel Lamptey at Afienya Snap Checkpoint within the week reminds me of how I have personally come...
GPRTU

Wa: GPRTU Organises Massive Crime and Passenger Education

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (G.P.R.T.U) in partnership with Ghana Police Service in Upper West Region has organised security sensitisation for drivers and...
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...

Personnel of MTTD cautioned against unethical acts

DCOP Maxwell Atingane, Director General in charge of Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Police Service has warned personnel to be professional,...
motorbikes-police

Kumasi MTTD to clamp down on unlicensed motorcycles

The Ashanti Regional Police Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) has vowed to clamp down on unlicensed motorbike riders.       Superintendent Frank Abrokwah,...

Vivo Energy Opens Workshop on Defensive Driving

Vivo Energy Ghana, the exclusive licensee of the Shell brand in Ghana, has once again demonstrated its commitment to road safety by organising a...

Towing levy and public backlash

Towing Levy and Public Backlash; An Example of Limited Citizen Engagement and Parliament Opacity On 25 February, 2015, the then Minister of Transport Honorable Mrs....
National Service MTTD

Intensify road safety education in Ghana – MTTD

Superintendent Stella Sedame, the Sunyani Municipal Commander of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) has called on the National Road Safety Commission to...
accident

Nine dead on Sunyani-Berekum highway

Nine people are confirmed dead, in a gory accident, which occurred at Amanfoso on the Berekum-Sunyani highway over the weekend. ...
Dead

Cyanide Abease: Seamstress dies in an abandoned pit

A 35 year-old seamstress, who attempted to drive a taxi cab with registration number WR 842-16, died in the process when the...
Motor Riding

Suspension of motor check by Ghana police

Isn't it high time we conducted some research of a kind study to find out the impact of the perennial administrative directive directing commanders...
National Road Safety Commission

NRSC Combines Education With Traffic Regulation Enforcement

The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has stepped up its driver education campaign to prevent road crashes and fatalities during the Christmas season. This is...
NRSC

90% Of Crashes Attributed To Over Speeding

The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has appealed to transport associations to put premium on the safety of travelers. Mr. Samuel Asiamah, the Ashanti Regional...
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...
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Passengers urged to always speak out

This, she said, would help to prevent or minimize instances whereby pedestrians are maimed or killed by drivers in the dark as a result...

NRSC debunks attribution by Ghanaians

He indicated that drivers and other road users who did not heed to road regulations were the “devils” who causes the preventable accidents on...

Unemployed in police custody for using narcotic drug

The accused person pleaded not guilty and would reappear on December 10. Prosecuting Chief Inspector K. Adu told the Court presided over by Agboagye Tandoh...
Presidential bus

15 seriously wounded after presidential bus accident

Information available to Joy News indicates that about 15 staff at the presidency who were in the bus sustained minor injuries. An eyewitness, Edward Harry...

DVLA Task Force Arrest Two For Selling Fake Road Worthiness Stickers

A Task Force comprising personnel from the Driver, Vehicle and Licensing Authority (DVLA) and the Motor, Traffic and Transport Division (MTTD), at the week...

MTTD To Enforce Spot Fine Regulation By December 2015

The Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service is set to enforce the spot fine regulation by December, 2015, following...
Chief Executive of DVLA, Mr Rudolf Beckley, addressing the function.

DVLA advise vehicle owners to deal with only DVLA officers

Mr Rudolph Beckley, the Chief Executive Officer of Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA), has appealed to the public not to access services from...

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...
motor traffic accidents

Upper West saw less accidents in 2014

The number of road accident cases in the Upper West Region reduced from 235 in 2013 to 172 in 2014, statistics from the Motor...