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Woman Steals Bag During Prayers

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Accra, Aug. 30, GNA - One Fatima Seidu who was in a veil for Friday prayers at the Al-Aziz Muslim Mosque at Burma Camp, Accra have been arrested for allegedly stealing a bag containing the personal belongings of Madam Hajia Zenaibu. Madam Zenaibu had arrived from Maryland, USA. Fatima told the G ...

Book on cultural values launched

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Kwamina Tandoh, GNA Accra, Aug.30, GNA - Nana Kwarteng Amanfo - Nyansa Kyeame, a Broadcast Journalist, has urged Ghanaians particularly, the youth, to uphold the rich cultural values and practices, which engender respect for old age, honesty and hardwork to ensure rapid socio-economic developmen ...

TUC ends five-day workshop in Sunyani

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Regina Benneh, GNA Sunyani, Aug. 30, GNA - The Brong-Ahafo Regional Secretariat of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC), has ended a five-day regional training workshop for members in Sunyani. The programme, attended by 48 participants from various workers unions under the TUC was designed t ...

Chief of Gowrie offers land for Police Post

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Darlos Tong, GNA Gowire (U/E), Aug. 30, GNA - The chief of Gowire Traditional Area, Naaba Peter Apiniyela II, has appealed to the Upper East Regional Police Command to establish a police post at Gowrie to assist in curbing the increasing armed robbery attacks. The chief said motor bike snatch ...

Tatale/Sanguli District Assembly to embark on revenue mobilisation

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Tatale, (N/R) Aug. 30, GNA - The Tatale /Sanguli District Assembly has approved GHÈ 79,458.00 to be collected from internally generated sources. As at June 30, the Assembly had managed to collect GHÈ 59,577.00 as its Internal Generated Fund (IGF) representing 75 per cent of the estimated revenu ...

Upper East marks International Youth Day

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Samuel Akapule/ Agana Blaise, GNA Bolgatanga, Aug. 30, GNA - The Upper East Region has marked this year's International Youth Day with a call on all stakeholders to help curb alcohol and drug abuse among the youth. Mr Abaa Roger Atambire, the founder of Life Out of Alcohol and Drugs(LOAD-Ghan ...

NECODA inaugurated in the Western Region

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Mildred Siabi-Mensah, GNA Fijai (W/R), Aug. 30, GNA - Reverend Father Eric Elliason of the Catholic Diocese of the Sekondi/Takoradi has said the nation needed people who are not easily influenced by negative cultures to advance its progress. He said positive leadership required that people ne ...

Fired workers of Eni unhappy with layoff procedure

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Mildred Siabi-Mensah, GNA Sanzule (W/R), Aug. 30, GNA - Disgruntled workers of Desimone Limited, Eni Sanzule Site project on Monday demonstrated against the authorities of the company for wrongfully laying off 25 workers before the end of their seven-month contract. The workers clad in red ba ...

Lawyer demands Medicals on Asiedu's age

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Joyce Danso, GNA Accra, Aug. 30, GNA - The lawyer defending Daniel Asiedu, the man being held for murder of the late MP for Abuakwa North has asked the court to order the police to provide the medical report on Asiedu's age. According to Mr Augustines Obuor, when Asiedu aka 'Sexy Dondon,' was ...

Assemblies urged to support the implementation of Household Registry exercise

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Samuel Adadi Akapule Bolgatanga, Aug. 30, GNA - Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDs) have been urged to support the implementation of the Ghana National Household Registry (GNHR) exercise which has started in the Upper East and Upper West Regions. The GNHR is under the auspi ...

Assembly moves to improve education delivery

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Asamankese (E/R), Aug. 30, GNA - The West Akim Municipal Assembly has moved to implement proactive measures to help curb all forms of social vices identified to be the major cause of high school drop-out and poor academic performance of school children in that area. Mr. George Mensah Akpalu, Muni ...

Focus on helping to overcome poverty and other indignities

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 By Florence Afriyie Mensah, GNA Kumasi, Aug 30, GNA - The Ghana Campus of the Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary Education by Extension (SEE) has held its 11th graduation ceremony with a call to the church to focus on helping to overcome poverty and other indignities. Mr. Sampson Kwaku Boaf ...

Chief and people of Kukua appeal for road reshaping

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Kukua (E/R), Aug. 30, GNA - The chief and people of Kukua, a major food-producing community in the Suhum Municipality of the Eastern Region, has called for the urgent reshaping of the feeder road linking Kukua to Amanhyia, Korasan, Akorabo and Supreso, now in a deplorable condition. This would fa ...
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