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MMDAs

NGO Charges MMDAs Must Create Project Monitoring Teams in Communities

The Municipal, Metropolitan and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to set up and motivate project monitoring teams to supervise construction of physical development...
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...
Community Development Alliance

Traditional Authorities advised to design measures to end open defecation

The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer of Community Development Alliance (CDA) Ghana, Mr Sulemana Bipuah, has urged traditional rulers to enact and implement community by-laws...
World Vision

World Vision urge traditional authorities to safeguard natural resources

Mr Timothy Amang-bey, Upper East Regional Manager of World Vision International-Ghana (WVI), has called on chiefs to do more to protect natural resources in...

GA-Mantse calls for Closer cohabitation

Nii Adama Latse II, the Ga Mantse has called on all religious bodies and traditional authorities to co-exist peacefully as the Muslims and the...
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AMA to carry out a vigorous clean-up exercise

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has said it would carry out a vigorous clean-up exercise on December 2 (tomorrow) as part of the National...

Gov’t of Ghana urged to reconstitute Domestic Violence Board

Madam Afua Addotey, the Board Chairperson, Women in Law and Development Africa (WiLDAF-Ghana), has called on government to reconstitute the Domestic Violence Management Board...

Violation of fisheries laws hinder bumper fish catch

Players in the fishing industry have observed that the rampant violation of fisheries laws and regulations have made seasonal bumper fish catch a thing...
Kwashiorkor

GDCA Tackle Challenges Of Child Malnourishment

The Ghana Developing Communities Association (GDCA), a local NGO operating in the Northern region has organised a two-day seminar with stakeholders to tackle the...

First Atlantic Bank Opens New Branch At Osu

First Atlantic Bank Limited has opened a new ultra-modern branch at Osu in Accra to provide its customers with convenient banking and bespoke financial...
Suicide

Brong-Ahafo Records 98 Attempted Suicide Cases

Brong-Ahafo Region has recorded 98 cases of attempted suicide, a field survey conducted by MIHOSO International, a health centered Non-Governmental Organisation, has said. The survey,...
poor-sanitation

Awutu-Senya East Municipal Renews Commitment Towards Sanitation

Stakeholders within the Awutu-Senya East Municipal Assembly (ASEMA) in the Central Region have renewed their commitment to improve sanitation and hygiene in the Municipality. This...
drugs

Fight Against Hard Drugs Receive Momentum

The fight against increasing use of alcohol and hard drugs by the nation’s youth has received added momentum with the inauguration of the “Peer...
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Ambassador asks traditional rulers to do away with outmoded cultural practices

Mr Ron Strikker, the Netherlands Ambassador to Ghana, has called on traditional authorities to do away with obnoxious cultural practices and beliefs that inhibit...

Government advised to fall on chiefs for knowledge

Dr Eric Oduro Osae, a local government expert, has advised the government to consider seeking the advice of traditional authorities in decentralized operations of...
Education

Kyiren-Nkwanta appeals for educational amenities

Two chiefs in the Gomoa-Akyempim Traditional Area have appealed to the Government to construct a senior high school and a university at Kyiren-Nkwanta to...
CDD

Electorates Entreated To Hold MP’s Accountable

Mr Mohammed Awal, a Researcher at the Centre for Democratic Governance (CDD) has tasked electorates in and around fishing communities in the Western Region...
Constitution

New MCE For Sekondi-Takoradi Takes Oath Of Allegiance

Dr Kwaku Afriyie, the Western Regional Minister, has called on members of the local assemblies to get acquainted with the various articles of the...

Residents of Goaso Welcome Planting For Food And Jobs Campaign

Residents of Goaso in the Asunafo North Municipality have expressed optimism that the "planting for food and jobs campaign" would create "realistic jobs" and...
Veterans

Ghanaians Commemorate 69th Anniversary Of Christianborg Crossroads Shooting

A wreath laying cum flag hoisting ceremony was organised, on Tuesday, at the Nationalism Park, Osu, to commemorate the 69th Anniversary of the shooting...
The Ashanti Regional Police Commander COP Kofi Boakye

Ashanti Region Bids COP Kofi Boakye Farewell

The Ashanti Regional Police Command, has organised a farewell party for Commissioner of Police (COP) Nathan Kofi Boakye, the outgoing Regional Police Commander. This followed...
University of Energy and Natural Resources

UENR To Assist Female Students Resit Exams

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) is to organise science and mathematics clinics for Senior High School (SHS) female students to help...

Adentan traditional authorities to address a common cause through council

Traditional authorities at Ogbojo within the Adentan Municipality have constituted a traditional council to fight their common cause for rapid socio-economic development. ...

GIPC Organizes Workshop For MMDAs

The workshop, which is being organized throughout the country, is aimed at promoting SMEs through industrialization and making land available for investment purposes. ...

Calls For Traditional Leaders To Play Major Roles In Politics

He said the current proposition of electing District Chief Executives may not engender to the development of the society if the traditional authorities are...

How Kumasi Metro has been compromised

The final decision of honourable members of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly on a compromise to settle on Nana Adu Mensah Asare, the Amakomhene as...

Reverend urges traditional authorities to release lands to Christian groups

He said churches have the potential to transform and develop areas where they are accepted with educational, health and other institutions that bring about...
children

Chiefs Urged to Create Child Justice Standards in Communities

She also asked them to identify customary laws that are inimical to the rights of the child and work to modify or eliminate them. Madam...
Zanetor Rawlings

Dr Rawlings donates towards Homowo celebrations in Osu

She at the weekend visited the chiefs of Adabraka, Osu, Osu Alata as well as the Osu Mankralo, where she presented maize, red oil,...

Kojo Bonsu Resignation: The Power Of Traditional Authorities

The sudden but justifiably predicted resignation of Kojo Bonsu from the high office of the Mayor of Kumasi for disrespecting the spiritual heads and...