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Communities commend gov’t for giving them power

The chiefs and people of Galgu have commended the government for extending the Rural Electrification Project to three communities within the Yendi Municipality. The beneficiary communities include; Galgu, Bini and Gbambaya. The chiefs have however appealed for an extension of the project to Pansiya and Kpatogu all within the Yendi municipality. Naa Yaba Galgu Lana Kasim Ziblim Norgah made the ...

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Stakeholders dialogue on ending early child marriages

A three day forum involving key stakeholders in the education, security and child welfare has ended with a call to adopt effective strategies to address early child marriages in the Northern and Upper East regions. The stakeholders included assembly members, staff of SADA-MVP, educationists and the media. The meeting which was organized by the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority’s Millennium Village ...

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Bosome Freho Assembly fails to elect PM

The Bosome Freho Assembly in the Ashanti Region on Tuesday failed again to elect the Presiding Member (PM) for the Assembly after three rounds of voting. The contest was between Hon. Nana Nti Karkari and Hon. Dominic Kyei who filed their nominations again to contest for position of Presiding member. In all the three rounds of voting, none of the ...

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UCC graduate elected PM for Jomoro District Assembly

The Jomoro District Assembly in Western Region has elected a 33-year-old graduate from the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Prince Charles Ndarko Kwaw as a Presiding Member. Mr. Kwaw, the sole candidate obtained 34 out of 49 votes cast, with 12 against and three rejected ballots. In the first round he polled 31 votes, 16 against and three rejected, making ...

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Social Protection Ministry to support over 2,000 aged in Volta Region

About 2,500 aged in the Volta region are to enjoy preferential treatments in accessing social services under the EBAN welfare program. This follows the outdooring of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection’s support program christened EBAN. The ministry in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has introduced the EBAN Elderly Welfare System to provide the aged ...

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Northern Region NDC sacks officer for ‘leaking’ info

The Northern Regional Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have suspended the party’s Communication Officer of the Bunkpurugu Constituency, Mr Moisob Ephraim Bidobi for disclosing confidential party information without approval by the executives. A statement issued in Tamale on Thursday, signed by Mr Halid Abdul-Rauf, Northern Regional Secretary of NDC, said Mr Bidobi’s disclosure of confidential party information to ...

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WACCU disburses over GH¢4 million to its members

The Wa Community Co-operative Credit Union (WACCU), has disbursed a total of 4,050,170.00 Ghana cedi as loans to its members within the year 2015. The loans were disbursed to 517 members made up of 292 males who received 2,176,330.00 Ghana cedi, 212 females given 1,013,540.00 Ghana cedi and 860, 300. 00 Ghana cedi provided to 67 organisations. Mr. Paul N. ...

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UDS gets new Vice Chancellor

Professor G.A Teye Eyumu has been appointed as the new Vice chancellor of the northern premier University for Development Studies (UDS). He is to relief the outgoing Vice Chancellor, Professor Haruna Yakubu whose administration has uplifted the UDS. Professor Haruna Yakubu’s achievements The University for Development Studies established in 1992 by former President Jerry John Rawlings could only boast of ...

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Watch Movie Online Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) HD Director : Jon Watts. Writer : John Francis Daley, Christopher D. Ford, Jonathan M. Goldstein, Chris McKenna, Jon Watts, Erik Sommers. Producer : Kevin Feige, Amy Pascal. Release : July 5, 2017 Country : Germany, United States of America. Production Company : Columbia Pictures, Marvel Studios, LStar Capital, Pascal Pictures. Language : English. Runtime : 133 ...

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Fix our bad roads or ‘aluta’ – Bolga groups

Some pressure groups in the Upper East Region have appealed to government to urgently fix the roads linking all municipal and districts in the region or be hit with a demonstration exercise on October 5. The groups namely BONABOTO, Northern patriots in research and advocacy (NORPRA), Upper East youth association (UEYA)and the Zongo youth association at a press conference in ...

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