EYESORE AT BOLE: SCHOOLS LACK FURNITURE, PUPILS PROSTRATE ON BARE FLOOR TO WRITE
Inadequate furniture in some basic schools in the Bole Bamboi District of the Northern Region has forced pupils to sit on their dirty floor during class hours.
ANGRY AGOGO FARMERS FEEL BETRAYED BY THE STATE
The acrimony and tension between the youth Agogo and Fulani herdsmen rage on despite the deployment of security officer to restore calm.
1,857 STILLBIRTHS RECORDED IN ASHANTI REGION IN 2015
Stillbirth is reported to be on the surge in the Ashanti Region, a development the health providers find deeply worrying.
AGOGO YOUTH STATE DEMO OVER FULANI MENACE
Hundreds of residents of Agogo in the Asante Akyem North municipality of the Ashanti Region yesterday embarked on a demonstration to press home their demand on government to flush out Fulani herdsmen in the area who have been accused of destroying farms and committing atrocities against the indigenes.
BECHEM CHIF LAUDS NDUOM
Omanhene of Bechem, Nana Ofosu Gyeabour Akoto II, says it is not for anything that Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom is called “Edwumawura” but his entrepreneurial spirit with which he is using to help Ghana and Africa.
OBINIM ROCKS K’SI WITH WHITE COFFIN
Leader of International God’s Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim, caused a stir yesterday when he stormed the Jubilee Park in Kumasi with a coffin, sending shivers down the spines of hundreds of terrified onlookers.
EC HOT OVER NEW LOGO
It was an interesting sight behold when a blogger cum journalist decided to hold a Deputy Chairperson of the EC, Georgina Opoku-Amankwa, over a new logo they are planning to outdoor.
MP SNUBS VEEP OVER ZANETOR
An attempt by Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur to broker peace in the unending impasse in the Klottey Korle Constituency between incumbent MP for the area, Nii Armah Ashietey and beleaguered parliamentary candidate for the NDC, Zanetor Rawlings, has failed to yield results
NEW GOVERNOR PLANS TO FIGHT INFLATION, BOOST GROWTH
The new central bank governor said on Monday that his top priority I to fight inflation, but he also wants to pursue new policies that will boost local business growth.
GIPC PUSHES PARTNERSHIP DEALS FOR LOCALS FIRMS
The Ghana Investment Promotion Cenre (GIPC) has touted the quality and strategic nature of the investment it has attracted as key to the development agenda of the country, amid plans to encourage partnership deals with local and international business community.
MARKET RISKS HOLD BACK PPPs
Efforts at attracting public-private investments into critical sectors of the economy-specifically the dominant agriculture and environment sectors – are being negated by under performance of the private sector due to persistent market constraints, a report by the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) has shown.