An old pauper’s wish: ‘I want to lie on a mattress before I die’

An old pauper’s wish: ‘I want to lie on a mattress before I die’

You may have an earnest dream to build a mansion or drive a posh car before you depart from earth but an old lady, Yaya Kwanjit, in a deprived community of Saanbona in the North East Region has just one

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GCB Bank supports Alavanyo with ¢100K to build new maternity facility

GCB Bank supports Alavanyo with ¢100K to build new maternity facility

    GCB Bank has supported the Paramount queen-mother of Alavanyo Traditional Area with ¢100,000 to construct a new maternity facility. The commissioning of the facility in Alavanyo Dzogbedze in the Volta Region facility coincided with the celebration of the

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Teacher unions in Volta, Oti resist implementation of Pre-tertiary Bill

Teacher unions in Volta, Oti resist implementation of Pre-tertiary Bill

The coalition of unions under the Ghana Education Service (GES) says it will continue to resist the new Pre-Tertiary Bill because of the lack of consultation. According to the coalition, the Bill only seeks to give more appointing powers to

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Power restored to Volta and Oti Regions – GRIDCo

Power restored to Volta and Oti Regions – GRIDCo

The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has attributed Monday’s power cuts in the Volta and Oti Regions to a fault developed on one of its transmission lines. In a statement, the company said the defect has been worked on and

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Rains cut off Adaklu community

Rains cut off Adaklu community

  Two days of torrential rain has caused the Kalakpa stream to overrun its banks and cut off Adaklu Dzakpo community. A makeshift wooden raft that the community had fitted over the river was lost to the strong current, with

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Ho: Man, 26, gets five years for stealing

Ho: Man, 26, gets five years for stealing

A Ho Circuit Court presided over by Mr Felix Datsomor has sentenced Teye Akwada, a.k.a Derrick Klu, 26, to five years imprisonment in hard labour for stealing solar panel batteries belonging to the Ghana Airport Company. He pleaded guilty to

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Sogakope residents demand ‘honourable’ resignation of DCE over murder of assemblyman

Sogakope residents demand ‘honourable’ resignation of DCE over murder of assemblyman

An opinion leader in Sogakope in the Volta Region has called on the District Chief Executive (DCE) of the area to resign over the murder of Marcus Mawutor Adzahli, an Assemblyman. Mr Adzahli was shot multiple times at his home

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JB’s ghost tormenting me – alleged killer

JB’s ghost tormenting me – alleged killer

The man suspected of killing J.B Danquah-Adu, the former Member of Parliament for Abuakwa-North, says the ghost of the former MP is tormenting him in prison. Daniel Asiedu told the Accra High Court on Tuesday [March 10, 2020] that he

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Akufo-Addo suspends foreign travel for all public officials over coronavirus scare

Akufo-Addo suspends foreign travel for all public officials over coronavirus scare

President Akufo-Addo has suspended, temporarily, all foreign travels for all public officials. The move is part of measures the government has taken to prevent the outbreak of the deadly COVID-19 in Ghana. In a circular issued by the Chief of

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Victor Smith breaks silence on his dismissal as Rawlings’ spokesperson

Victor Smith breaks silence on his dismissal as Rawlings’ spokesperson

Ghana’s former High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Emmanuel Victor Smith seems not to have gotten over his dismissal as an aide to former President Jerry John Rawlings. Speaking in an exclusive interview on Adom FM’s Dwaso Nsem, Tuesday, Victor Smith

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