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Nigeria

Nigeria battles insecurity as crime surges

Security chiefs and traditional rulers from northern Nigeria on Tuesday gathered in Kaduna state for a quarterly meeting amid increasing insecurity in the country,...
Mr Stephen Kwaku Agyei

Farmer appeals to traditional rulers to reserve lands for farming

Traditional authorities have been urged to reserve lands for farming to increase food production. Mr Stephen Kwaku Agyei, a farmer at Baakoniaba in the Sunyani...

Nigerians living in Ghana will always respect the traditional laws of Ghana –...

The King of the Igbo Community in Ghana, Eze (Dr) Chukwudi Ihenetu, Eze Ohazurume I, Eze Ndi Igbo Ghana, has urged all Africans to...
Youth Farming Agriculture

Allocate Lands for Farming – Association

Mr Mohammed Adam Nashiru, Chairman of the Northern Regional Farmers Association (NRFA) has appealed to traditional authorities in the region to make land available...
Chiefs Training

Ghana’s traditional rulers must function as change agents

Professor Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey, Vice-Chancellor (VC), University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), has urged traditional rulers to be effective change agents in the...
Galamsey

Justice delivery system identified as weakest link in galamsey fight

The Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG) has said the justice delivery system seem to be the weakest link in the fight against illegal mining...

Hungary re-opens Embassy in Ghana

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, says the re-opening of the Hungarian Embassy in Ghana would play a significant role in strengthening the bilateral and...
One-District-One-Factory project

Aburihene gives land for one-district one-factory policy

The Aburihene, Nana Otubuo Djan Kwasi II, has given out large stretch of land for the establishment of a factory under the government’s one-district...

Professor commend Nana Addo for pledge to create new regions

Professor Kwasi Nsiah-Gyabaah, the Vice President, Nkoranza Anglican University College of Technology (ANGUTECH), has commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for fulfilling of his...

Catholic Church focus on human growth

The Catholic Church will continue to place its focus on fundamental pillars of human growth and development especially education, health and communication. The church seeks...
BECE

BECE results create tension between traditional rulers and teachers

The poor performance of students in the 2017 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) in the Asutifi North District of the Brong-Ahafo Region has generated...
FDIs

Agona West Assembly involves stakeholders in planning process

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has organized a stakeholders meeting on the preparation of the four-year Medium -Term Development Plan from 2018 to 2021. It...
Scholarship

Newmont award students scholarship

More than 8,100 Senior High School and tertiary students within the Newmont Ahafo mine's catchment area have benefitted from scholarship packages worth GHC 12.3...

CRS launch projects to impact well-being of underprivileged

The Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has launched two projects in health to positively impact on the well-being of 10...

MBFHI Project Boost Antenatal Care In Bongo

The Mother-Baby-Friendly Health Facility Initiative (MBFHI) project being piloted in forty-two communities in the Bongo District has led to increased visits to antenatal and...

Former President Commends Author Of “Conversations with My Father”

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has encouraged young Ghanaian and African writers to write books that would help shape the thinking and perceptions of...

Minister Launch Project To Reclaim Degraded Land

Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, on Friday, launched the Kyebi Reclamation Project to restore 18 mined areas that have...

President Nana Addo Vows To Arrest Rising Vigilantism Phenomenon

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has vowed to arrest the rising phenomenon of vigilantism that was creeping into the socio-political fabric of the Ghanaian...
Chiefs Galamsey Mr. Essien addressing the Dormaa Traditional Council

Traditional rulers charged to help fight illegal mining

Mr Paul Essien, the Deputy Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, has said traditional authorities are central in the fight against illegal mining and...
Smart-Tablet Healthcare

WR: Chiefs Unhappy Over Neglect

Traditional authorities in the Western Region have expressed their disappointment at policy makers for neglecting them in key decision making activities in the country. The...
Nana Okwadum Atta IX

Government asked to involve traditional rulers in ‘Planting-For-Food’ programme

The Chief of Gomoa Abassa and Nimfahen of the Gomoa Ajumako Traditional Area, Nana Okwadum Atta IX has cautioned that the''planting-for-food'' programme to be...

Gov.Okorocha has no power to ban English language – Dr Tony Okarfor

I have seen those who have clapped for the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha for banning Imo traditional rulers from speaking English while...
Wpid Scatteringfertilizer

Stakeholders Form Watchdog Group To Monitor Smuggling Of Fertilizer

Mrs Victoria Adongo, the Programmes Coordinator of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana, has urged farmers in the northern parts of the country to...
immunization

NGOs In Health Happy About New Initiative On Immunization

The Coalition of NGOs in Health has organized a public forum in Bolgatanga to mark this year’s World Polio Day with a call on...
Wambong Dam

Paramount Chief Lawra Lauds Gov’ts Project

Naa Puowele Karbo, Paramount Chief of the Lawra Traditional Council said on Thursday that the one district, one factory and one village, one dam...

DRAC Disappointed In Anticancer State Institutions

The Development Research and Advocacy Centre (DRAC), a Non-Governmental Organization, operating in northern Ghana, has called on government not to be dissuaded and detracted...
Ghana's new president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo (Front) takes the oath of office during the swearing-in ceremony in Accra, capital of Ghana, on Jan. 7, 2017. Ghana's new president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo took the oath of office on Saturday. (Xinhua/Shi Song)

Nana Addo Says Ghana Is Ready To Work

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo- Addo, on Tuesday rallied his countrymen to throw their weight behind his good efforts and that of government to...

State of the Nation Address Attract Mixed Reactions

The maiden State of the Nation Address, delivered by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to Parliament, on Tuesday, in Accra has attracted mixed reactions. While...
teacher

Ghana Gov’t Committed To Restore Teacher Trainee Allowance

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Tuesday, reiterated his Government’s commitment to restore teacher trainee allowance as part of measures to put teachers at the...
President Akufo-Addo with the Standing Committee of the House of Chiefs

Nana Addo Assures Chiefs Of Fight Against Illegal Mining

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday restated his government’s intent at making the chieftaincy institution an integral part of both national and local...