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Catholic churches donate 2,314 Units of Blood “to Save Lives”

Six Dioceses of the Catholic Church in Ghana have donated 2,314 units of blood to help stock 16 blood banks across the country. The dioceses...

Discharge your duties responsibly – Regional Minster urges NADMO staff

Mrs. Evelyn Ama Kumi-Richardson, the Bono Regional Minister has urged staff of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) to discharge...

Government to distribute five million improved cashew seedlings under PERD

The government under the Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD) programme is supporting the development and distribution of about five million improved cashew...

FDA cautions general public against Self-medication

The Directorate of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA)in the Bono, Bono East Ahafo Regions has cautioned the general public to desist from self-medications...

NPP’s Sunyani West Office smeared with human excreta

Some unknown group of people have vandalized and smeared the Sunyani West Office of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) at Odumase with human...

Bono Region DoVVSU records reduction of cases

The Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DoVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service in the Bono Region recorded 937 cases in 2019, as against...

GHS heightens surveillance to prevent poliomyelitis

The Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has heightened surveillance to check and prevent possible outbreak of...

‘Avoid multiple sexual partners to prevent cervical cancer’

Mrs Monica Danso, an Assistant Staff Midwife of the Sunyani Municipal Health Directorate, Family Planning Unit, has advised women to avoid having multiple...

University organises ‘Climate-Smart Innovation’ platform for Agricultural stakeholders

The Centre for Climate Change and Gender Studies (3CGS) of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) has organised a Climate-Smart Innovations Learning...

Penplusbytes empowers editors to champion the cause of PWDs

Persons with disabilities constitute a significant section of Ghana’s population, but they are faced with a lot of challenges in meeting their basic needs. ...
?Climate change is increasing the vulnerability of forests to wildfires ?

Hell on Earth, a lesson Ghana must learn from Australian fires

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) defines it as a change of climate that is attributed directly or indirectly to human...

Minister tasks SEMA members to be development-oriented

Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, the Minister of Youth and Sports on Thursday inaugurated the Sunyani East Municipal Assembly (SEMA), and tasked the 49-member Assembly...

Forsports Foundation signs MoU with Rotary Club

The Forsports Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sunyani East Rotary Club to provide medical devices to deprived...

Campaign against road accidents is a collective responsibility – MTTD

Police Superintendent Stephen S. Tenkorang, the Bono Regional Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) Commander on Tuesday reiterated that...

GJA opens nomination for 2019 regional awards

The Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions Branch of the Ghana Journalist Association on Monday opened nominations for its regional 2019 awards to acknowledge...

Global Green Grant funds US$5,000 project in Ahafo

Three Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have secured US$5,000 funding from the Global Green Grant for the implementation of a women and youth project in the...

Promote and protect Ghanaian culture for holistic development – Director

Mr. Alexander Baah Yeboah, a Director at the Bono Regional Coordinating Council (RCC), on Friday advised Ghanaians to...

MTTD cautions riders

The Bono Regional Police Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) has cautioned motorbike riders to desist from conveying pupils to and from school without...

Polio outbreak was because of poor sanitation practices-GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has attributed the resurfaced Polio virus outbreak reported in parts of the country in 2019 to poor sanitation...

Be disciplined and dedicated – Prison Officer urges workers

A Deputy Superintendent of Prison (DSP) Doris Gidimajor of the Sunyani Central Prison has urged public sector workers, particularly newly-recruited employees, to be disciplined...

Ban on lumbering of rosewood still in force – Minister

The national ban on the lumbering of rosewood is still in force, Mr Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, the Minister for Lands...

GHS begins Polio vaccination, targets 570,864 children in three regions

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Wednesday started supplementary vaccination exercise to protect children against poliomyelitis in the Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions. ...

Three regions record lesser disaster cases in 2019 – Director

The Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions Office of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) recorded 194 disaster cases in 2019 compared to 273...

Satellites show 2019 fires in Indonesia burn 1.6 million hectares of land

A new analysis of satellite data dispels the prevailing view that rainforests took the biggest hit from widespread fires in Indonesia in 2019. Background “While there...
Election in Ghana

Anyaa West retains incumbent assemblyman

Mr Isaac Yaw Brenya, the longest serving Assembly Member (AM) in the Sunyani East Municipality and probably the entire country was unable to...

Cooperative Union donates to major hospitals in Sunyani Municipality

The Sunyani Area Teacher’s Cooperative Credit Union as part of its 30th anniversary celebration has presented medical items worth GHC 20,000.00 to three...

Poor voter turnout characterises DLEs in Sunyani East

Mr. Thomas Asirifi, a-102-year-old man, defied the “cold weather” condition in the early hours of Tuesday to participate in the District Level Elections...

Government expands VOTEC to strengthen education and industry

The expansion of Vocational/Technical (VOTEC) skills training opportunities at both Secondary and tertiary levels has been one of the government’s strategies to strengthen the...

UENR and TPU signs MoU for nuclear energy development

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) and Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) of Russia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build...

Sunyani to host boxing tournament on ‘Boxing Day’

The Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regional Boxing Federation, under the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) and the National Sports Authority (NSA) are set...