Ho West launches ‘1 Household 1 Fruit Tree’ initiative

Ho West launches ‘1 Household 1 Fruit Tree’ initiative

Mr Apau (second right) launching the initiative The Ho West District Assembly has launched the ‘One Household One Fruit Tree’ initiative to support nutrition, beautify the environment and address climate change. This coincided with the handing over of more than

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Surgeon, two critical care staff contract COVID-19 at Ho Teaching Hosp.

Surgeon, two critical care staff contract COVID-19 at Ho Teaching Hosp.

Fear and anxiety have gripped health workers at the Ho Teaching Hospital in the Volta Region after a surgeon and other staff tested positive for COVID-19 at the facility. The surgeon, who is on housemanship together with two other critical

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Volta Covid-19 burial teams undergo training

Volta Covid-19 burial teams undergo training

 The Environmental Health Office in the Volta region has organized a trainer of trainee workshop for COVID19 burial teams in the Region.   The training would help ensure the safe internment of infected bodies, and the proper disposal of contaminated

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Ho: Chief advises EC to honour invitation of National House of Chiefs

Ho: Chief advises EC to honour invitation of National House of Chiefs

Togbe Kotoku XI, Paramount Chief of Kpenoe Traditional Area, in the Ho Municipality of the Volta Region has appealed to the Electoral Commission (EC) to honour invitation by the National House of Chiefs.   He said Chiefs, who were custodians

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GPHA seals contract for Port of Keta feasibility

GPHA seals contract for Port of Keta feasibility

 The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has sealed a consulting services contract for the execution of feasibility studies for the construction of the Port of Keta.   The GPHA, announcing this in a press statement, said it has commissioned

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Mixed reactions greet nosemask fines in Ho

Mixed reactions greet nosemask fines in Ho

A cross section of people in Ho, Volta Regional capital have expressed mixed feelings on the imposition of fines on persons not wearing facemasks in the Municipality.   The Ho Municipal Assembly, with the backing of the Volta Regional Coordinating

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COVID-19: Hospitals overwhelmed as accident wards turn isolation centers

COVID-19: Hospitals overwhelmed as accident wards turn isolation centers

Medical staff members wearing protective gear with a patient infected with the COVID-19 Hospitals in the Ashanti Region have been overwhelmed by the increasing numbers of COVID-19 cases as the death toll in the region rises to 38 with 2,275

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Over 30,000 cases of double registration detected in ongoing NIA exercise

Over 30,000 cases of double registration detected in ongoing NIA exercise

The National Identification Authority (NIA) is cautioning registered persons who are yet to receive their cards to refrain from re-registering. It said such an act amounts to fraud and is punishable by law. The Authority said over 30,000 cases of

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Minority calls for probe into Aflao cocaine saga

Minority calls for probe into Aflao cocaine saga

The Minority Caucus in Parliament has called on government to investigate the circumstances under which 100grams of cocaine impounded by the Narcotics Control Commission (NACOC) and given to the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) disappeared.   They

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Three-month-old baby dies of Covid-19 in Northern region

Three-month-old baby dies of Covid-19 in Northern region

A three-month-old baby is among the recorded Covid-19 deaths in the Northern, the regional Ghana Health Service says. Speaking at a briefing in Tamale, Northern Regional Director of Health Service, Dr John Bertson Eleeza said the infant and two other

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