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Persons with Disabilities Gets Support from Global Aid

Global Aid Goes to the aid of PWDs in Mamprobi

The Global Aid for Marginalized Ghana in partnership with Mamprobi Church of Christ has brought smiles to some persons living with disabilities in the...
NHIS

2,000 Persons Captured Under Catherine Afeku’s NHIS Mother’s Day Celebrations

Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku,Member of Parliament for Evalue-Adjomoro Gwira Constituency, has rolled out a package to register 2,000 people in Axim and its environs...
marijuana

Three grabbed over marijuana sale

The Dormaa Central Divisional Police Command has detained three suspects for possessing and transporting a quantity of dried leaves suspected to be marijuana (weed). The...
MMDAs

GFD bare teeth at MMDAs for failing to disburse funds to Persons with Disabilities

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organization (GFD) has frowned against the slow pace in which the disbursement of the 3% District Assemblies Common Fund...
disabilities

Bolga: PWDs Take Business Management Training

Persons with disabilities (PWDs) in the Bolgatanta Municipality have been trained in financial management and money literacy to help them manage their businesses well. About...
Soldiers

Persecute Persons Who Flouts Our Laws – Amnesty International

Amnesty International has condemned the inhuman and degrading treatment metered onto the alleged “fake soldier." In a press release from Amnesty International and copied to...
Photo taken on June 26, 2016 shows a landslide happened in a mountain village in Meigu County, southwest China's Sichuan province. [Photo: Chinanews.com]

Landslide kills 3 in southern Burundi

Some three persons died in a landslide which occurred on Thursday night at the Burunga area in the Gasanda zone, Bururi Province, southern Burundi,...

Court fines 3 for improper disposal of refuse

The Abeka Sanitation and Motor Magistrate Court has fined three people GHȼ360.00 each or in default spend ten weeks imprisonment for dumping refuse at...

Minister Calls For Gender Responsive Budgets To Eradicate FGM

Madam Otiko Afisah Djaba, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, on Friday appealed to African governments to improve upon their national budgets...
disabilities

More efforts urged for inclusion of persons with disabilities in Africa

Policymakers and experts attending an international meeting here on persons with disabilities (PWDs) on Tuesday called for more efforts to include PWDs in Africa's...
FDIs

Stakeholders Reflect On Needs Of Sekondi -Takoradi Metropolitan

The Sekondi -Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly together with Friends of the Nation have hosted communities and other stakeholders within the Metropolis to discuss the Assembly’s...
ECOWAS

West African states move to remove obstacles to free movement of persons, goods

Ghana on Monday officially launched a National Steering Committee for the implementation of the regional monitoring mechanism (RMM) for the free movement of inter-state...

VOICE Ghana gives support to PWDs on local level development

VOICE Ghana, a disability focused non-governmental organisations with support from STAR-Ghana is promoting “stronger voice” for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in local level development...
Social SSNIT Support

SSNIT extends support to the physically challenged

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has provided an amount of GHC 10,000.00 to support six physically challenged persons to fit artificial...
disability

Whats New, 11 Years On After The Persons With Disability Act, 2006 (Act 715)?

Today marks exactly eleven years when the Disability Act, Act 715, which was passed by the Parliament of Ghana on Thursday, June 23, 2006...

KMA Inaugurates Unit Committees After 2 Years Of Waiting

Unit Committees of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have been inaugurated after about two years of waiting, with a call to the members to...
Ghana Amputee Football Association

Ghana Amputee Association Visit Victims Of Agbobloshie Clash

The leadership of the Ghana Amputee Football Association has visited the victims of the Agbobloshie clash at the Korle-Bu teaching hospital. According to Rev Richard...

Kwahu: Police Arrests 8 Over Easter Crimes

The Police have arrested six persons in connection with different crimes committed during various Easter festivities in Kwahu in the Eastern Region.The suspects include...

GRA Announce Penalties for Defaulting Persons, Companies

The Ghana Revenue Authority(GRA) has announced that it will slap the statutory 125% interest fine on persons and companies that fail to pay their...

Chereponi: Renewed Clashes Leave Scores Injured

Renewed violence has erupted in Bumbruriga, in the eastern part of the Northern region in the Chereponi District between Chokosis and Bimobas. It is unclear...

E/R: Police Records 63 Murders in 2016

file photo The Eastern Regional Police Command has revealed that, Sixty-three (63) persons were murdered in 2016 in the region. The murder cases recorded even though...
Blind

U.S.: 3 persons went blind in a questionable medical trial

An ophthalmologist in the United States calls for increased patient education and regulation after three patients were blinded following a treatment marketed as a...

Two Grabbed for Posing As ECG Workers

file image Two people are the grips of the Awutu Breku District police command in the central region for posing as workers of the Electricity...

OccupyGhana Ask Police to Hunt Persons Who Violated Kumasi Woman

Pressure Group, OccupyGhana has demanded police arrest, and prosecute to the full extent of the law, persons in the video seen stripping and sexually...

Gov’t Committed To Protecting Persons With Disabilities

Madam Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, has stated that government is committed to removing the legal barriers to protect...

W/Region: 153 Persons Seek 22 MMDA Slot

A total of 153 persons in the New Patriotic party (NPP) in the Western Region, have applied to contest for the position of Metropolitan,...
USAID/Ghana Mission Director Andrew Karas met with former victims of child trafficking at the Madamfo shelter in Ho. Credit: Yooku Ata-Bedu, USAID/Ghana

USAID’s Andrew Karas Supports Ghana’s Fight Against Human Trafficking

Volta, GHANA – Andrew Karas, Mission Director of The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Ghana visited the Volta Region from January 24-27,...

Ghana Has The Right People for Special Prosecutors Office – Emil Short

Mr Justice Emile Short Justice Emile Short, the first Commissioner at the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) believes there are competent hands...
law

Sales Manager, 5 Others Arraigned Before Court

Kojo Asare Bediako, (the sales manager) and Abu Paada, a shop assistant, have been charged with stealing, while Kwame Boateng, Anthony Addai, Josephine Archer...

Agogo Explosion Kills Two People

file image Two persons are reported dead and others severally injured due to an explosion at Agogo on Monday. The two died on the spot while...

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