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Students Of CHRAPS/UEW Rescues 4 Trafficked Children On The Volta Lake

Over the weekend, the graduate (MPHIL) students of the Centre for conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies (CHRAPS) at the University of Education Winneba,...
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Ada Youth Laments on Volta Lake Encroachment

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has been urged to rise up to its responsibility to secure the banks of the Volta Lake against encroachment...

Sinohydro Corporation to execute US$ 4 billion worth of projects across Ghana

Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sinohydro Corporation Limited, an energy firm, for the execution of a number of key projects...

Operation of pontoon on Volta Lake halted

The only pontoon that transport heavy loads and passengers across the Volta Lake from Yeji in Brong-Ahafo to Makango in the Northern regions has...
Fish Farming

Minister of Fisheries Unveil Plans To Promote Fish-Farming

The Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Mrs. Elizabeth Afoley Quaye, has unveiled plans to aggressively promote fish-farming to boost the nation’s fish production...
Ghana Fishing

Fisherman In Court For Exploiting Minors In Fishing

A 46-year-old fisherman has appeared before a Ho Circuit Court for allegedly exploiting minors in fishing explorations on the Volta Lake. Facts made available to...

President Mahama Presents Ghana’s Position As A Country

President John Dramani Mahama on January 5, delivered his last State of the Nation address. Full text: Your Excellency the Vice President, Right Honourable Speaker, Your Ladyship the...
fishing

Climate Change dims fortunes of inland fishing in Ghana

As the water in the lake recedes at an alarming rate, the volume and quality of fish catch by inland fishermen also dips. ...

Volta lake transport must change ownership hands

 He said the company under the Volta river Authority (VRA) has failed to live up to expectations hence the frequent accidents on the lake...
Fishing boats take shelter at a harbor in Xiangshan County, Ningbo City of east China's Zhejiang Province, July 10, 2015. Typhoon Chan-Hom is expected to land somewhere between Sanmen and Zhoushan in east China's Zhejiang Province on Saturday afternoon, the National Meteorological Center (NMC) forecast. (Xinhua/Zhang Peijian) (zwx)

Death toll of boat disaster reaches 16

Mr. Wisdom Kwasi Zor, Presiding Member of the Pru District Assembly, confirmed the figure to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in a telephone...

Dr Donkor Orders Investigations into Ferry Sinking

The ferry being operated by the Volta Lake Transport Company (VLTC) was traveling from Mankrado in the Volta Region to Yeji in the Brong...

Killer Fishes Sold On Volta Lake

Report by Adu Koranteng. Story funded by Fund for Investigative Journalist (FIJ) Have you ever eaten Tilapia, ?Tipo? and other fish species from the Volta Lake?...
Child Labour

Child Labour On Volta Lake To Be A Thing Of The Past

By: Lucy Baagyei-Danso In spite of the enormity of work, campaigns and crusades going on with regards to child rights abuses, child trafficking on the...
EOCO

Retired personnel face ejection by EOCO

Retired personnel of the erstwhile Kpeve Agriculture Research Station, occupying residential quarters at the station, are to be ejected by the Economic and Organised...

Pig farming gains popularity in Upper Manya

Pig farming is on the ascendency in the Upper Manya Krobo District. Farmers in the district are traditionally crop farmers and fishermen due to the...
Shama fishermen

Fishermen at Akateng anchore their canoes

Mr Joseph Tetteh Angmor, the Upper-Manya Krobo District Chief Executive (DCE), has warned all those hording premix fuel and selling at exorbitant prices to...
demonstration

Tongor-Dzemeni Community prepares to demonstrate

The 6,000-member Tongor-Dzemeni Community, a major market and fishing community and the economic backbone of the South-Dayi District Assembly, has raised issues with the...
Madam Dzifa Attivor

Low water level reduce efficiency of Senchi Ferry

Mr Benjamin Adjei-Keelson, Project Manager, Senchi Ferry, on Tuesday said management would not be able to tell when the water level of the Volta...
Dzifa Attivor, Minister of Transport

Government To Procure 290 New Scania Buses

Government is to procure 290 new Scania buses to boost the public transport system, Mrs Dzifa Aku Attivor, the Minister of Transport, has announced. She...
Dr Hermann briefing the Minister

Adomi Bridge Rehabilitation Is Partly Complete

Mr Victor Nyantekyi Baah, a Resident Engineer at the Ghana Highways Authority, has said that the ongoing rehabilitation works on the Adomi Bridge at...
Afram Plains

Chief Express Worry Over Indiscriminate Logging

Nana Akuamoah Tannor II, Chief of Donkorkrom, has expressed worry about indiscriminate logging and charcoal burning at Kwahu Afram Plains North and said this...
Afram Plains

Chief Express Worry Over Indiscriminate Logging

Nana Akuamoah Tannor II, Chief of Donkorkrom, has expressed worry about the indiscriminate logging and charcoal burning that is fast destroying and degrading the...

Boy 5 Year Found Dead On The Volta Lake.

From Bampoe Daniel, Atimpoku Information reaching the paper, indicates that, 5 years old boy, Richard Owusu alias Kwame, KG 2 pupil of?Nutrient International School at...

VLTC Staff Warn Bost Management

Workers of the Volta Lake Transport Company (VLTC) Limited, a subsidiary of the Volta River Authority (VRA), say they have detected plans by the...

Yeji Residents Petition Govt. Over Stumps In Volta Lake

A boat loading at Yeji A GROUP of people from Yeji in the Pru district of the Brong Ahafo region have petitioned government to...