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Media Tasked To Support Food And Alcohol Advertisement Laws

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has asked the media to ensure that advertisements on food, medicines and cosmetics brought for advertisement are duly endorsed by the Authority before such adverts are aired of published. 'A manufacturer or distributor, advertising agent a ...

MP calls for respect for traditional customs

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Ave-Dakpa, Sep 1, GNA - Mr. Peter Nortsu-Kotoe, Akatsi North Member of Parliament (MP), has called for reverence for, and the preservation of Ghana's rich customs and traditions in the interest of national development. The MP also called for respect for traditional rulers, saying the traditional ...

Pastor advises Youth against negative pursuits

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Ayakomaso, (B/A), Sep 1, GNA - Pastor Osei Bempong, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Overseer of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, has cautioned the Youth against the negative pursuit of riches, and earthly comfort. He emphasized that uncontrolled quest for pleasure, wealth and power were pushing many ...

Drama unfolds in Court

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept 1, GNA - Drama unfolded at an Accra Circuit Court when Richard Kwakye, a footballer who was to open his defence in a robbery case decided to confess to the crime. Kwakye, 19, told the court that he went to the complainant's room and decided to attack her with a machete and rob her of ...

Bassa communities happy with development projects

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Bassa (B/A), Sept. 1, GNA - About 71 communities in the Bassa Traditional Council in the Sene East District of the Brong-Ahafo Region have commended government for the development in the area. Nana Owusu Sakyi III, the Omanhene of Bassa Traditional Area, who gave the commendation, said developmen ...

Unemployed jailed for Defilement

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 20 year old unemployed to seven years imprisonment for defiling a 15 year old girl at Spintex in Accra. Benjamin Mensah charged with defilement pleaded guilty and the court presided over by Ms. Patricia Quansah convicted him on his own ...

Pay compensation or return land compulsorily acquired

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Ho, Sept 1, GNA - Pastor Mathias Klutse, Administrator of the Estate of the late Oswald K. Klutse has given notice to head to Court to compel the State to pay 1,667,128.87 Ghana Cedis as compensation on 50.3 acres of his father's land acquired by the State in 1965 for a Rifle Range by Instrument, 19 ...

Mob ruptures alleged robber's calf muscles

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Cape Coast, Sept. 1, GNA - A 24-year-old alleged robber, is struggling to walk or stand upright without support, after the tendon connecting his right calf muscles to his heel bone was cut by an irate mob at Kakumdo, a suburb of the Cape Coast Metropolis. Alex Adongo alias Dada 'C', a mason and r ...

ActionAid organises education camp for girls

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Tema, Sept.1, GNA - Action Aid Ghana (AAG), an international development charity, has organised a girls' camp at the Reverend John Teye Memorial Institute on the theme: 'Celebrating Girl Empowerment for Leadership.' One hundred and twenty girls from 11-15 predominantly from AAG's sponsorship prog ...

Archbishop Porter Girls Association holds symposium

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - The Archbishop Porter Girls School, in collaboration with Archbishop Porter Girls Students Association, has held a symposium to educate parents and stakeholders on the fallen standards of discipline in the country. The event, which forms part of the 50th anniversary celebrat ...

Airtel Ghana treats customers to live theater

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - Airtel, one of Ghana's biggest telecommunications industries, has partnered Roverman Productions to bring a mind boggling but hilarious live theater performance titled ' Banana's and Groundnuts' to value it premier customers. 'Banana's and Groundnuts' tell the story of Ade, ...

BIMA Ghana holds anniversary celebrations

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - BIMA Ghana, a micro insurance company as part of its five years anniversary celebrations has organised a fitness exercise for its staff to release stress. The activity is to relax the personnel after the hard day's work and also show appreciation for their effort in selling ...

Senya Bereku Citizens celebrate Akomase Festival peacefully

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Senya Bereku (C/R), Sept. 01, GNA - Mr Sampson Armah, the Awutu-Senya West District Chief Executive, has warned citizens of Senya Bereku to desist from winning sand and engaging in stone quarrying at the beaches. He said it was criminal to use the beaches for such activities adding that the Distr ...
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