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Marriage

Girls in Western region marry before attaining 18-years

Mr Frank Ofosu-Asante, the Western Regional Manager of the National Population Council (NPC) said this in an interview with the Ghana News Agency in...
Sasso Materials

Sasso donates free educational goodies to 3 regions

The distribution exercise was carried out from June 14 - June 29, with each region receiving 10,000 copies of exercise books and pens. In an...
Fish

Ghanaian Youth Advised To Assess Fish Fund

The fund was established by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO). He said the revolving fund known as Africa Solidarity Trust Fund created by the...
Volcano

Western Indonesian Volcanic Action kills 3 with 4 sustaining injuries

Mount Sinabung in Karo district erupted four times in the afternoon, spewing a column ash by up to 3 km to the sky, with...
President John Mahama

Mahama Concludes Touring Brong Ahafo Region

This unexpected address was one of the many such impromptu crowds that the president has been addressing ever since he began the Accounting to...
gas-explosion

Western Indonesia landslide leaves four with serious injuries whilst killing one

The incident took place at about 03 : 00 a.m. Jakarta time at a geothermal mine project in Taba Anyar village of Lebong district,...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

NDC MP Kwabena Mintah repeats calls for Bawumia’s arrest

According to the young MP, who’s also a Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, the Electoral Commission’s preliminary report on proposals for...
Aid trucks enter the rebel-held town of Douma, east of Damascus, Syria, on Feb. 13, 2016. The aid, delivered by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent(SARC), includes milk for kids, insulin, and other medicine for chronic diseases. (Xinhua/Ammar)

Humanitarian group distribute aid in western Syria

"An additional convoy is planned in the coming days to bring further supplies to the area, to reach a total of 71,000 people,"...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Infighting in western Afghanistan has killed a number of Taliban

Infighting between Taliban rival groups in the western Herat province has claimed scores of lives over the past couple of days, local officials and...

India’s Gujarat District on Terror Alert

"A terror alert has been issued in Gujarat. Security has been beefed up in bus stands and railway stations across the state and other...

District Beach Soccer Gala Slated for March Kick Off

The first ever beach soccer inter district gala will be played on Monday 7th March 2016 in the Western region. The three-day beach soccer introduction...

Catholic bishops urge Africans to reject western gay incursions

They were resolute in their stance against homosexuality, stressing that the continent would not accept any form of dictatorship on the issue of homosexuality. ...
ACCIDENT

Western Algeria road crash takes five lives

As many as five people were killed and 21 others were injured in a deadly traffic accident occurred Friday in the locality of Sidi...
Snowfall

Japan’s snow storm has killed 5 so far

The snow caused major disruption to transportation networks, with hundreds of flights canceled and bullet trains services suspended. Conditions are likely to worsen through...
A van runs on the road covered with snow in Tang'erhe Village, Baokang County, central China's Hubei Province, April 7, 2015. A cold front brought snowfall to Baokang County on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Yang Tao) (ytt)

Heavy Snowfall in Japan injures hundreds

Local authorities said a women was killed after she slipped from her roof while trying to clear snow. In Tochigi Prefecture a man...

CHRAJ sets up online Complaints system for PLHIV

“As part of efforts to reduce stigma and discrimination in Ghana, CHRAJ is partnering with the Ghana AIDS Commission to introduce a Stigma and...

Ghana Secondary Technical School in deplorable state

He said bed bugs had infested the dormitories of the school, giving students sleepless nights and uncongenial atmosphere for quality academic work. Mr. Adams said...
GOGIG

GOGIG to support institutions which manage Ghana’s oil

GOGIG would support the institutions which manage the country’s oil resources to deliver on effective public policy through strengthening regulation of the sector and...
GNA

MoFA commends Ghana News Agency

A citation signed by Mr B. K. Gyasi, Director in Charge of Finance and Administration of MoFA, and delivered to the Ghana News Agency...
President John Dramani Mahama

Mahama urges African countries to adopt democracy

Speaking at the launch of the ‘The Africa Report’ inaugural debates 2015 in Accra, he said democracy ensured freedom, respect for human dignity, happiness,...

Traders benefit from free diabetes screening

Mr Daniel Akuffo, President of the Club said the Nsawam market traders were selected because members of the Club observed that their activities could...
NHIS

Financial sustainability of NHIS at risk

It also recommends improvement in the areas of networking, communication, client centeredness, service management and exemptions in the scheme. The report says, “There is also...

FBNBank Now Has Western Union Service

The FBNBank Ghana Limited (FBNBank) has partnered with Western Union, a leader in global payment services, to introduce its money transfer services across its...
Ghana Prisons Service

Ghana Prisons Service to revamp agricultural projects

The Service would also continue to provide skills training and formal education for convicted prisoners and juveniles in custody and provide welfare needs of...

11, 152 households to benefit from NHIA

The Greater Accra, Ashanti, Western, Central and Volta regions are benefiting from the exercise under the Emergency LEAP programme launched by the Ministry in...

Ban on transporting live birds still in force – Ministry

Meanwhile the first batch of 25 farmers who had their poultry farms destroyed due to the outbreak of the Bird Flu would be compensated...
Nana Akufo-Addo

Nana Addo cannot lead Ghana

For the past four months or so, the NPPs beleaguered flagbearer, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has given Ghanaians a rare peek of how he...
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Tigo unveils ?Xtreme Value Offer? with unlimited calls to customers

Telecom company, Tigo Ghana has introduced a new product called the ?Xtreme Value Offer?, which gives customers in the Western, Ashanti and Eastern regions...
Airtel Rising Stars

Last slot of Airtel Rising Stars Finals goes to Greater Accra

The male and female teams from the Greater Accra Region overshadowed their Voltarian counterparts to sweep away all the accolades in the final zonal...
Pharmacy

FDA,GHS collaborate to fight drug safety

The Head of Safety Monitoring Department of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), Mr. George Sabblah, has highlighted the need for a stronger Pharmacovigilance...