‘My mother died without telling me I had HIV’

‘My mother died without telling me I had HIV’

Some parents in Kenya take the secret of their HIV status to their graves, leaving their children ignorant and unwell. Brian Omondi, who was born with HIV, started taking anti-retroviral (ARV) pills when he was 10. However, it was not

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GES to roll out decentralisation policy to monitor workers

GES to roll out decentralisation policy to monitor workers

Upper West Regional Director of Ghana Education Service (GES), Duncan Nsoh, has said the education governing body would soon introduce a programme that will group workers into districts and municipal assemblies to enhance effective monitoring. The programme when successfully rolled

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Oti Region Pensioners Appeal for Allowance Increase

Oti Region Pensioners Appeal for Allowance Increase

The Oti  Region branch of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust ( SSNIT ) Pensioners Association, has appealed to government to adjust  their monthly allowance upwards to enable them improve upon their living standard. The Association on Monday, July

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Environmental NGO fights gov’t over Helen Huang deportation

Environmental NGO fights gov’t over Helen Huang deportation

Environmental NGO, A Rocha Ghana, wants the government to explain why illegal rosewood dealer, Helen Huang, was deported instead of being prosecuted. Deputy Director of the organisation, Daryl Bosu, said it is becoming the norm that when criminal offences, relating

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Hundreds displaced by tidal waves in Ketu South

Hundreds displaced by tidal waves in Ketu South

 Residents of Agavedzi and its environs, a fishing community in the Ketu South Municipality of the Volta Region, have been displaced by tidal waves inundation. About 67 houses have been submerged by the sea, leaving a total number of 521

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Avoid phone usage in the kitchen – Fire Commander cautions public

Avoid phone usage in the kitchen – Fire Commander cautions public

Divisional Officer Grade I Lilly Ashong Robertson, the Fire Commander of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly Fire Service station, has cautioned the public to avoid using mobile phones whilst cooking in the kitchen. She said the radioactivity from phone calls should

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Sky Plus Hotel marks 10th anniversary

Sky Plus Hotel marks 10th anniversary

Sky Plus Hotel and Resort, the fastest growing two star hotel in Ho has marked its 10th anniversary with a corporate luncheon. The hotel, which is part of the Archibald Victoria Letsa (AVL) group of companies, has 66 spacious rooms

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Ho Teaching Hospital: 20 Years of Quality Health Delivery and progress

Ho Teaching Hospital: 20 Years of Quality Health Delivery and progress

The Ho Teaching Hospital (HTH) has become the new designation for the Volta Regional Hospital after 20 years of existence. The journey to actualise this was tough and torturous; it never came on a silver platter. Many rivers and mountains

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AFCON 2019: Ghanaian wins “Best Supporter” award

AFCON 2019: Ghanaian wins “Best Supporter” award

Samuel Aggrey, popularly known as “Obuor” was adjudged the “Best Supporter” at the Suez Stadium Stadium, after the Black Stars beat Guinea-Bissau 2-0 to qualify to the next round of the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2019. Obuor won

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