News Headlines
Home » Gen. News (page 20)

Gen. News

Oti Region not for Nana Addo’s benefit – Hadzide

Deputy Minister of Information, Pius Hadzide, has fired critics of the proposed Oti Region out of the existing Volta Region, saying he is disappointed in his fellow ‘Voltarians’ especially the Anlos. The Deputy Minister, who was addressing a town hall meeting organized by the Ho Municipal Assembly, said he is disappointed in how some persons from the Volta Region are ...

Read More »

Ghana’s Ambassador to the US secures over $60m of scholarship for Ghanaian Students

Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Dr. Barfour Adjei-Barwuah, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Andrews University to grant partial scholarship to Ghanaian students and professionals, both home and abroad. In his address to the executive leadership of the university, Dr. Adjei-Barwauh, visibly excited, reiterated the importance of the agreement; “this is a five year program so ...

Read More »

EC Commissioner seen preaching at Accra Mall bus stop

Source: Mynewsgh.com One of the Electoral Commissioners appointed and sworn into office by President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has been sighted preaching at the Accra Mall Bus stop, MyNewsGh.com has learnt. Ms Adwoa Asuama Abrefa who is a corporate legal practitioner, with specialization in land/property acquisitions, corporate law and corporate governance was serving as General Manager, Legal and Corporate Affairs, ...

Read More »

Togbe Afede XIV’s take on the creation of new regions

Columnist: newswiregh.com My name is VIVIAN KAI LOKKO. Our guest for tonight is TOGBE XIV, the President of National House of Chiefs as well as the Executive Chairman of the World Trade Centre. Now, tonight, we’re speaking to him about the creation of new regions. A lot of back and forth is currently happening between himself and government over the ...

Read More »

Angelique Kidjo Wows Donald Trump and other world leaders

Beninoise music icon Angelique Kidjo made Africa proud on Sunday when she sang the “Blewu” track in front of world leaders who had gathered in the French capital, Paris. Leaders arrived in Paris for the commemoration ceremony for Armistice Day, 100 years after the end of the First World War at the Arc de Triomphe, in Paris. The track was ...

Read More »

Mortuary Workers to Go On Strike…

Mortuary workers in the country have threatened to embark on a strike action from Tuesday, November 20, 2018, over poor conditions of service. The decision comes on the back of neglect and unresponsiveness by the Ministry of Health over their concerns. Speaking on Okay FM’s Ade Akye Abia Programme, Richard Kofi Jordan, General Secretary to Mortuary Workers Association of Ghana ...

Read More »

Madina-Adentan Highway Carnage: “We Didn’t Do Well As Gov’t” – Kusi Boafo

Chief Executive Officer of the Public Sector Reforms (PSR), Thomas Kusi Boafo says President Nana Akufo-Addo and his government should bow their heads in shame over the Madina-Adentan highway carnage. According to the PSR CEO, the recent toll of deaths as a result of road accidents is appalling and shouldn’t be trivialized. Mr Kusi Boafo was commenting on the numerous ...

Read More »

Work Commences On $50m 1D1F Agro Processing Plant At Jasikan

Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Food and Agriculture, has cut the sod for the construction of a $50million food processing plant in the Jasikan District of the Volta Region under the One District One Factory (1D1F) initiative. The construction and machinery installation of the plant sited on a 50-acre plot would be executed with German engineering and expected to provide ...

Read More »