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Peasant Farmers petition President on threat of Fulani Herdsmen

Smallholder farmers across the country have urged government to, as a matter of urgency, take steps to end the violence and threat posed by...

CSOs Platform On SDGs Condemns Bagbin’s Disparaging Comments

The Ghana Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Platform on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have condemned the Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin, for...
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Volta Region Selects 10x New Talents

It has been an exciting but cumbersome 4 weeks for the Volta Regional Chapter of the Ghana musician union headed by Mr. Anthony Dogber....
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Bimbilla and Three Other Towns Curfews Reviewed

The Ministry of the Interior has renewed the curfew hours on four townships. They are Bimbilla from 1800 hours to 0600 hours and Kpatinga from...
menstrual health

Over Hundred Girls Menstrual Hygiene Education Enhanced

A durbar on health and menstrual hygiene has been organised for more than 1,000 girls in Volta Region to help the youngsters stay in...
HIV-and-AIDS

Volta Region HIV Prevalence reduced

HIV prevalence in the Volta Region has dropped from 2.7 per cent to 2.3 per cent, falling from its first position with the Brong...
World Vision

World Vision Creates Child Protection Committees to Check Child Abuses

World Vision International, Ghana, a child focused and Christian humanitarian organization has established child protection committees in the Krachi East and West Districts in...
Agriculture in Africa

GSS Dispatch 522 Field Officers for Agricultural Census in VR

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has deployed 522 field officers to the Volta Region for this year’s Agricultural census after 33 years of discontinuation. The...
Youth Employment Agency

Volta Region: community policing personnel graduate

A total of 571 Community Policing Personnel from five regions have passed out under the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) Programme in the Volta Region...
Foods and Drugs Authority

FDA chances upon buses loaded with drugs

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in the Volta Region has intercepted two KIA buses loaded with drugs at Sogakofe border. The buses, with registration...
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AGI and GJA to Transform The Face of Business in Volta

Another attempt to spur business activity in the Volta Region into a gallop, is in the offing. Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) Eastern/Volta Branch and...
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Volta Region Approves MMDAs Election

Participants drawn from the political, economic and social groupings in the Volta Region have overwhelmingly endorsed the popular election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District...

V/R: Debt Swap aims at providing 69,000 households with water

A total of 69,000 people in the Volta Region will be served with potable water under a Water Supply Improvement Project funded by the...
Education

Volta Region’s Office of Scholarship Secretariat Opens Soon

The Scholarship Secretariat has hinted of plans to open an office in the Volta Region in Ho to decentralise scholarship opportunities to students. Mr Kingsley...

Female Student of Akatsi SHS dies in Class

Hilda Terkpor, a second year Home economics student of Akatsi Senior High Technical School in the Volta region on Thursday lost her life in...
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Togbe Afede worried about self-acclaimed paramount chiefs

Togbe Afede XIV, Agbogbomefia of Asogli State and the President of the National House of Chiefs has expressed worry over the increasing number of...
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Ghana needs bullet trains to facilitate movement – Inventor

Dr Thomas Mensah an American inventor has called on government to develop bullet trains in Ghana to facilitate the movements of goods and services...
railway

Ghana develops structural design for 95 kilometre-railway

Mr Kwaku Agyenim Boateng, the Deputy Minister for Railways Development, has said the alterations have been made to structural design of the 95 kilometre-railway...
Tax

GRA engage stakeholders in order to meet 2017 target

The Small Taxpayers Office (STO) and the Medium Taxpayers Office (MTO) of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the Volta Region are engaging institutions...
Fishermen mending their fishing net

Fishermen to be trained to gather evidence on illegal activities

The “Far Ban Bo” project will support fishermen to gather real evidence on illegal activities at sea through training and provision of relevant technologies...

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...
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Free SHS reduce dropouts in Leklebi

Reverend Samuel Senanu Asienu, Headmaster, Leklebi Senior High School in the Afadjato South District of the Volta Region, has commended government for the free...
library

Old Students Of Kpando SHS Refurbish School Library

The 1976/78 Old Students Association of the Kpando Senior High School in the Volta Region has handed over a refurbished and automated library facility...
Ghana Tourism Authority

Tourism Guide Newspaper Unveiled In Accra

The Forest Green Ghana Limited in collaboration with the Ghana Tourism Authority and the Accra City Hotel has unveiled the Hospitality and Tourism...
Court

Primary 4 Teacher Fined For Assaulting ECG Staff

A Dzodze Magistrate Court presided over by Mr Lawrence Buernor Buer has fined Mac-Billy Ani, a primary four pupil teacher, GHC¢ 1,200.00 for assaulting...
Post-Harvest Losses

Post Harvest Losses Crippling Ghana’s Economy

Ghana loses about 318,514 tonnes of maize annually to post-harvest losses according to a 2016 study by Dr Bruno Tran, an expert in post-harvest...
Marriage

Concept Of Bride Price Taken Out Of Context

Most Reverend Philip Naameh, President, Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference (GCBC) and Archbishop of Tamale has observed that the concept of bride price in the...

Peki Traditional Area Unveil New Deiga

The Peki Traditional Area in the South Dayi District of the Volta Region has unveiled Mr David Kwaku Bansah as the new "Deiga" of...
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Customs Officer Supports Schools In V/R

Mr Humphrey Ellis Agbeehia, a Customs Officer, Training and Development Unit, of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority has donated books...

Biakoye District Assembly Endorse Teacher As DCE

The Biakoye District Assembly has given overwhelming endorsement to the nomination of Ms. Comfort Attah as the District Chief Executive (DCE). Forty-two of the members...

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