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August, 2017

  • 23 August

    Develop And Add Value To Your Talents – Dr. James Owusu

    An educational consultant, Dr. James Owusu, is urging Ghanaian youth to develop their entrepreneurial skills and add value to whatever talent they have. Speaking at a mentorship seminar held in Accra with the theme “21st century skills for 21st century jobs”,  he stated that having a university qualification does not …

  • 14 August

    Sylvester Mensah writes: We need peace and civility in NDC

    By Sylvester Mensah Fellow comrades, A few days ago, I made a statement calling for peace and civility in our relations and engagements within our great party. I thought the language had reached fever-pitch, but no! We were yet to be confronted with statements of immeasurable effect on the quest …

  • 14 August

    The 5th and last batch of Hajj pilgrims take off tonight

    The Fifth and last batch of Hajj pilgrims in the Northern Sector of Ghana is scheduled to be flown to Saudi Arabia on Monday evening, the Hajj Board has disclosed. Speaking to Awake News’ Shawwal Ishaak, the Deputy Communication Director of the Hajj Board, Zak Rahman, said the fourth batch …

July, 2017

  • 31 July

    Bugri Naabu descends on NPP MPs

    The outspoken Northern Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Daniel Bugri Naabu has descended heavily this time around on some NPP Members of Parliament. He said some of the MPs are creating problems in relation to the appointment of the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chiefs …

  • 15 July

    4 Died In An Accident At Odumase Asesewa Road

    A hyundai with registration number GT 3987 Y from Asesewa heading towards Odumase fully loaded with fresh maize and four passengers including a driver and his mate have passed away around 10am yesterday morning in a vehicle accident. According to eye witness, the accident occurred as a result of head …

  • 15 July

    Central Region Tops Human Trafficking

    The Central Regional Police Officer In-charge of Pubic Affairs Unit in Ghana Police Service, ASP Irene Oppong has bemoaned the high rate of human trafficking in the central region of Ghana. According to ASP Oppong, 15 human trafficking cases have been recorded in the first quarter of this year 2017 …

  • 13 July

    Kotoko accident: there was a breach of road regulations – NRSC

    The Eastern Regional Director of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), Mr. Kwasi Tsibu Yirenkyi, has blamed yesterday’s accident involving the Kumasi Asante Kotoko football team to a breach of traffic regulations. According to him, it was clear that the driver of the Kotoko bus lost control because he was …

June, 2017

  • 27 June

    A Clean Ghana: Tersus Ghana calls on gov’t to properly coordinate sanitation

    Environmental Sanitation policy Think Tank, Tersus Ghana calls on government to properly coordinate sanitation interventions to ensure sustainable clean city. Accra generates an estimated 3000 tonnes of solid wastes out of which 80% collected are not paid for by residents. According to the think tank, sanitation affects education, other sectors …

  • 13 June

    NDC still not unified – Allotey Jacob

    The Central Regional Chairman of the opposition party National Democratic Congress (NDC), Allotey Jacob has said that the NDC is still not unified yet to unseat NPP in 2020. Allotey Jacob has confessed that his party has before 2016 general election had serious issues which dissevered leadership of the “Umbrella” …

  • 10 June

    Calls for Creation of New Ahafo Region Intensifies

    The Ahafo Development Association and the Council of Ahafo Chiefs calls on President Nana Akufo-Addo to fulfill his promise for the creation of the new Ahafo Region. This comes on the heels of last month when President Akufo-Addo visited the Acherensua Senior High School (SHS) in the Brong Ahafo Region …