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Vmf To Build Classroom Block For Deprived School Following Joynews Report

Sunday, February 14, 2016 There is relief for school children at the Bincha D/A Primary School in the Nkwanta South District of the Volta Region, who have been learning under a thatched structure for years. The pupils learn under a structure built of tree stamps and roofed with thatch. School session always ends whenever ...

Anas Goes Underground Again; Chases Child Abusers

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Any individual or underground institutions involved in any form of child abuse in Africa and in the West, should be quaking in their boots, because undercover journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas is after them. He revealed this in an interview with France-based Radio France International (RFI). According ...

Ministry of Tourism donates cocoa products to Wa School for the Deaf.

Sunday, February 14, 2016 The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts has donated cocoa products worth six hundred Ghana Cedis to the mental challenged unit of the Wa School for the Deaf. The items which included chocolate, Chocolim and Milo drinks were donated to the school on behalf of the ministry by the upper w ...

Man, 30, charged with murder of 25-year-old man over a wrap of weed

Sunday, February 14, 2016 The Police in Tamale in the Northern Region has provisionally charged a 30-year-old scrap dealer Abdul Wahab Alhassan with murder pending the Attorney General rsquo;s advice. The suspect is accused of stabbing to death a 25-year-old man over a wrap of weed. The incident occurred on the 8 Febru ...

Mahama arrives in Iran for state visit

Sunday, February 14, 2016 President John Dramani Mahama is currently in Iran at the invitation of Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani. His visit is set to strengthen the relationship between Ghana and Iran. The two countries have a long-standing relationship as members of the Non-Aligned Movement. In 2014, during a vi ...

Veep joins Koforidua residents for Val's Day Health Walk

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Vice PresidentPaa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur joined residents of Koforidua in the Eastern region for a Valentine rsquo;s Day Health Walk, Sunday morning. He was accompanied by Chief of Staff Julius Debrah, NDC Genral Sectretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia and some leading members of the party. htt ...

Review of National Sanitation Day policy needed - Dr Manteaw

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Dr Bob Offei Manteaw, a Principal and Senior Research Collaborator, at the Africa Resilience Collaborative (ARC), has said the National Sanitation Day (NSD) exercise programme needs a review. He said the policy has not been successful in fulfilling its main objective of creating awareness and ins ...

NACOB Boss lauds “National Stop Crime Campaign” initiative

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Mr Yaw Akrasi Sarpong, the Executive Secretary of the Narcotic Control Board (NACOB), has lauded the ldquo;National Stop Crime Campaign rdquo; initiative being championed by Mr Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng. Mr Akrasi Sarpong advised the Executive Director of Crime Check Foundation to continue with th ...

Teachers threaten to lay down tools over arrears

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Teachers across the country have served notice they will withdraw their services by February ending if outstanding allowances due them remain unpaid. In a letter addressed to the National Labour Commission, the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), National Association of Graduate Teache ...

MTN Foundation gives 'biggest' Valentine present ever

Sunday, February 14, 2016 Head of Transfusion Medicine at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital is encouraging Ghanaians to voluntarily donate blood to restock banks for emergencies. Dr. Shirley Owusu-Ofori says blood cannot be substituted for patients who are in critical need. Speaking at a blood donation campaign organi ...

Love comes to pupils of Tigo's Shelter 4 Education Project

Saturday, February 13, 2016 Valentine rsquo;s Day came early for the pupils and teachers of Obeng Yaw Basic School in Adeiso, and Tupaa MA Basic School in Ga South Municipality. Staff of Tigo paid a visit to the schools to donate learning materials, refreshments and volunteered to teach the pupils and interact teachers of t ...

MP's murder: Police call for circumspection

Saturday, February 13, 2016 The Police Administration has entreated the public, especially, the media to exercise maximum restraint in discussing the murder of the Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, J.B. Danquah-Adu. The police say on Thursday, they made a further arrest in connection with the murder of the MP, who was ...

Turkey's President to visit Ghana

Saturday, February 13, 2016 President Recep Tayyip ErdoÄ an of Turkey, will this year pay a state visit to Ghana, the Turkish Embassy in Accra has announced. According to Ms Nesrin Bayazit, Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Ghana, the visit is to strengthen the bilateral relation and enhance economic cooperation betwe ...
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