Six communities attain ODF status in Yendi

By Albert Futukpor, GNA Gbungbaliga (N/R), Feb 18, GNA – Residents of Gbungbaliga in the Yendi Municipality have embraced the Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) concept by constructing household latrines to end open defecation in the area. To this end,…

ECG unveils Mobile App to enhance access to electricity

By Godwill Arthur-Mensah, GNA Accra, Feb. 18, GNA – Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia Tuesday launched the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Mobile App, dubbed: “ECG Power” to enable customers to buy electricity and pay bills via the mobile money…

SC to determine Amidu’s eligibility on April 29

By Joyce Danso, GNA Accra, Feb. 18, GNA – The Supreme Court has fixed April 29 to deliver judgement in the case in which Dr Dominic A. Ayine, Member of Parliament for Bolga East is challenging the eligibility of Mr…

Pentecost Church holds sanitation stakeholders meeting

By Christian Ocansey Tema, Feb. 18, GNA – The Apau Asante Memorial Assembly of the Church of Pentecost, Tema Newtown, has held a stakeholders’ meeting to find lasting solutions to the poor sanitation in town. The meeting, which is the…

Australian High Commissioner launches Direct Aid Programme

By Iddi Yire, GNA Accra, Feb. 18, GNA – Mr Andrew Barnes, the Australian High Commissioner to Ghana, on Tuesday launched the 2019/20 Direct Aid Programme (DAP), a small grants programme, funded from Australia’s aid budget. Mr Barnes said this…

Outdooring of ambulance sparks jubilation at Obuasi East

Print Tuesday 18th February, 2020 news, story, article By Kofi Mensah, Obuasi, GNA Obuasi (Ash), Feb 18, GNA – There was a spontaneous jubilation among the people, especially rural women in Tutuka and its environs in the Obuasi East District,…

Ministry of Education PRO to contest Tafo-Pankrono NPP Primaries

By Gideon Peprah, GNA Kumasi, Feb. 18, GNA – Mr. Vincent Ekow Assafua, Head of Public Relations, Ministry of Education and an aspiring candidate for the Tafo-Pankrono New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary Primaries, has called for decent campaigns amongst contestants….

AU endorses Ghanaian for top intellectual property post

By Desmond Davies, GNA London Bureau Chief  London, Feb 18, GNA – The African Union has unanimously endorsed a Ghanaian, Dr Edward Kwakwa, as the sole African candidate for the position of Director General of the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property…

Christian Council denies receiving GH¢145 million from gov’t

By Lydia Kukua Asamoah, GNA Accra, Feb. 18, GNA – The Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) on Tuesday denied receiving GH¢145 million from the Government or any other state institution to carry out election related activities towards the December polls….

MP Aspirant Vows To Make NPP Win More In Sunyani East

Alfred Tuah-Yeboah, an aspirant in the upcoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) parliamentary primaries in the Sunyani East Constituency of the Bono Region says he can make the party more attractive in the region. He was addressing the press after submitting…