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Rain

Southern African region records lowest crop season rainfall since 1981

Total rainfall for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region for the latest crop season, from October 2018 to March 2019, was the lowest...
Violence

Western DRC: 535 Killed in Inter-Tribal Violence

Recent fights between tribes in western Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have claimed at least 535 lives with the toll expected to go...
illegal immigrants

35 Illegal Immigrants Saved in Western Libya

Libyan authorities on Tuesday rescued 35 illegal immigrants of different nationalities off the country's western coast. The immigrants, coming from Sudan, Benin, Ivory Coast and...
PURC

In 2018 WR PURC Got More Complaints

The Western and Central Zonal office of the Public Utility Regulatory Commission, (PURC) recorded a total of 893 complaints against 577 complaints received in...
HIV-and-AIDS

UN Agencies Charge Countries to Step Up Fight Against New HIV Infections

UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) urged countries in western and central Africa on Wednesday to do more to stop new HIV infections...

21 Young Women Inaugurated Into Vocational Apprenticeship Training

The Nkosuohene (Development and Welfare Chief) of Lower Axim Traditional Area in the Nzema East Municipality of the Western, Nana Osei Nkwantabisa, in collaboration...

Ghana’s Agric Minister Tours Two Farms in Western Region

Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, the Minister for Food and Agriculture, has paid a familiarization tour to two farms in the Western Region to get...

Ghana To Loss Position On World Cocoa League – CAL

Government has on Monday, November 19 2018, commenced an engagements with cocoa farmers across the country seeking to strengthen interaction with the Cocoa Sector. The...

CODEO To Promote Electoral Integrity In The Country

As part of preparations by the Electoral Commission of Ghana to organize a referendum on December 27, 2018, in the creation of four (4)...

AirtelTigo network upgrade reaches Greater Accra Region

The network integration and upgrade exercise by AirtelTigo, the country’s second-largest telecommunications network, takes off in the Greater Accra region today. Greater Accra is the...

Dr. Bawumia Takes His Nationwide Visit to The Western Side

The Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamadu Bawumia, has visited some selected Muslim communities in the Western Region as part of his nationwide tour. Dr Bawumia...
Wpid Pensioners

Pensioners in Western and Central demands a stop in their deductions

The Takoradi Branch of the SSNIT Pensioners’ Association together with the Central Regional Branch have unanimously called on the National Executives to halt the...
Politics GJA -swearing in

GJA Executive of Western Region Takes Office

The newly elected officers of the Western Regional Branch of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) have been sworn into office to serve a three-year...

Western Union rewards rewards 130 customers

Western Union, the global leader in money transfer service, has rewarded 130 customers across the country for their loyalty and usage of the Western...
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...
library

Students In 3 regions benefit from free computer training

Four thousand, nine hundred and forty-six (4,946) school children in eight districts of the Ashanti, Western and the Brong-Ahafo Regions, have benefited from free...

Wildlife Clubs Ghana Review Activities Of Clubs

Leaders of Wildlife Clubs Ghana (WCG) have reviewed activities of the past 30 years of clubs in schools and charted a new roadmap for...
Wildlife Division

Stakeholders urged to embed environmental activities in children

Mr Eric Lartey, the Executive Director of the Wildlife Society Council (WSC), has urged educationists and community leaders to imbibe in children, good environmental...
World bank

Ghana’s Parliament Approves Special Drawing Rights

Parliament on Thursday approved a financing agreement between Ghana and the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank Group for 32 million dollars...
Accra Brewery Limited

Accra Brewery Limited Supports Farmers Day Celebration

Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) has donated 20 cartons of each of the brands it produces towards the 33rd National Farmers Day celebration. This reinforces its...
Illegal Miners

Ghana Gov’t Expecting Financial Support To Reclaim Degraded Land

A hectare of degraded land caused by the activities of illegal small-scale miners would cost the government GHc60,000 to restore it to the natural...
inflation

Annual Consumer Price Inflation Falls

The annual consumer price inflation fell to 11.6 per cent in October from 12.2 per cent in September, while the monthly change rate in...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Joint Task Force Undertake 233 Operations In 3 Months

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on illegal mining activities have embarked on 233...
Western Fast Foods

Change in Chinese Eating Habits Takes a Heavy Toll on Western Fast Foods

Chinese people now prefer green, organic food to western fast food, a change of eating habits believed to be related to rising income and...
Local Government Service

Local Government Service Pre-Launches 2017 DLT

Madam Mabel Amoako-Atta, Director,Office of the Head of the Local Government Service has said they have developed and was implementing an evaluation and assessment...

Unhappy Parents Storm Education Ministry

Some disgruntled parents and guardians on Tuesday besieged the premises of the Education Ministry to express their frustration over the non-placement of their wards...
cocoa-plant

Hectares of cocoa farms to be transformed to increase yield

A total of 4, 000 hectares of cocoa farms in the Bia West District of the Western Region, are to be rehabilitated as part...

Russia and China team up to challenge Western media dominance

In an article published in the Russian newspaper Izvestia on Tuesday, Russian Senator Konstantin Kosachev wrote that the Western mass media distorts information about...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Ten Policemen in Afghan Western Province killed by Rebels

Taliban militants attacked a police checkpoint at nearby of a dam in Afghan western Herat province Sunday morning, killing 10 police personnel, a local...