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Alhaji Alidu Seidu

Assembly Disburses Funds and Items to PWDs in Asokore Mampong

A total of 144 Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Asokore-Mampong Municipality, have received cash and equipment worth GHC 179, 931 to support their...
Disability

Assembly Disburses various items to PWDs

To improve the wellbeing of Persons with Disability (PWDs), the Government has shifted from cash support to the provision of income-generating items to make...
Corruption Campaign

We will Tackle Corruption from All Angles – Minister

The Upper East Regional Minister, Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, has said government is determined to reduce corruption to the barest minimum by harnessing and...
Corruption Campaign

PWDs charged to be active participants in anti-corruption campaign

Reverend Leonard Agblomasa, Biakoye District Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has entreated Persons Living with Disability (PWDs) to get involved...
Pwds

18 PWDs Undergo Beads Training

Eighteen females with disability in the Eastern Region have been trained in beads making to improve their livelihoods. The training was funded by DANIDA, in...
Corruption

NCCE Sensitise PWDs and Religious Bodies on Corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Krachi East Municipality has intensified campaign against corruption in engagements with churches, identifiable groups and...
NCCE

NCCE Educates PWDs on Anti-Corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has organized a sensitization programme for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) on the fight against corruption and the...
PWDs

Federation of PWDs Demands the Creation of National Monitoring Team

The Ghana Federation of Disability Organizations (GFDO) has called for the establishment of a national monitoring team for the usage of Persons with Disability...
Ashesi Innovation

Tech Era and Partners to Design Assistive Technology for PWDs in Ghana

Tech Era, a tech non-profit based organisation in Ghana has partnered with Dextra, a Canadian social enterprise and engineering company to create affordable assistive...
PWDs

Working with PWDs is Rewarding

Experts say people with disabilities have a lot to offer By Finbarr Toesland At five years of age, Kenneth Habaalu, a Zambian, was paralysed by...
PWDs

PWDs Appeal to IGP to Look into NGO Fraud

Over 1000 persons with disabilities who were defrauded by Rev. T. A. Topper II, Foundation (RTATF), a Non-Governmental Organisation in Koforidua have...
Teere Pwds Laud

PWDs Commend TEERE for Ensuring Accountability in Disability Fund Management

Persons With Disability (PWDs) in the Upper East Region have lauded TEERE, a Non Government Organisation (NGO) for promoting and strengthening transparency and accountability...
PWDs Marriage

PWDs in Effutu Supported

The Effutu Municipal Assembly has extended its benevolence to Persons with Disabilities (PWD’s) in Winneba with a call on them to make good use...
disabilities

PEYORG Demands Respect for PWDs

The Progressive Excellence Youth Organisation (PEYORG), has said it is important for parents to see children with disabilities as important assets whose rights must...
Ghana Cedis

North Tongu PWDs Receive Empowerment and Equipment

Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region have received items and start up kits worth GHC100, 000.00 from...
Kempinski Hotel shows love to PWDs and street children

Kempinski Hotel Remembers PWDs and Street Children in Accra

The Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City on Friday embarked on a Christmas and New Year ‘Festive Food Drive’ to distribute packed food to Persons...
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...
PWDs in Tain

PWDs in Tain Receive Assistance from District Assembly

Tain District Assembly in the Brong Ahafo region has supported 70 People with Disabilities (PWD’s) of all kinds on Education, Income generation and Medical/Assistive...
Penplusbytes

Penplusbytes Media Fellowship Programme on PWDs launch

Pensplusbytes, a Non-Profit Organisation has launched a Media Fellowship programme where six fellows from the media could apply for grants to support on-going advocacy...
PWDs

Ho Assembly Gives PWDs Support Through The Common Fund

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Ho Municipality have for the second time in the year, received financial support from the District Assembly Common...
PWDs at the engagement forum

NCCE involves PWDS on Ghana Constitutional Issues

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has engaged People living With Disabilities (PWDs) in the Bawku Municipality and its environs on constitutional and...
Madam Josephine Nkrumah (2nd R) addressing the meeting

PWDs in Ghana Needs intensive support

Madam Josephine Nkrumah, the Chairman of the National commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has urged Ghanaians to ensure that PWDs had equal rights to...
disabilities

PwDs have been the centre of most assemblies developmental projects

A local governance venture, designed to project People with Disabilities, (PwDs) as 'well-meaning' agents of development, is impacting five beneficiary local governing areas in...
5-cedi-note

PWDs indicts social welfare officer for extortion

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in Wa East have accused the District Social Welfare Officer of using threats to force them to give back to...
Planting trees

PWDs Schooled on PfFJs Programme

The Business Sector Advocacy Challenge Fund (BUSAC) has organised a day’s training workshop on the Planting for Food and Jobs (PfFJs) programme for members...
Photo showing front view of the Upper East Regional House of Chiefs with one of the newly constructed ramps

Journalist in Upper East Constructs Ramps for PWDs

Mr Stephen Chidozie Ngamegbulam, a journalist at A1 Radio Station in Bolgatanga has constructed two ramps at the Upper East Regional House of Chiefs...
disabilities

MDAs Involve PWDs in the Local Governance Process

Five Municipal and District Assemblies in the Volta Region have begun the involvement of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in their local governance system. The Assemblies...
disability

VOICE GHANA Speaks for the Voiceless PWDs

Five districts and Municipal Assemblies in the Volta Region have expressed interest in integrating issues of disability and implementing measures to encourage active participation...
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...
PWDs

Re-registration Exercise for PWDs Begins

The National Council for People with Disabilities is embarking on a nationwide re-registration programme to collect accurate data on PWDs to see how best...