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Brong Ahafo TEWU Holds Its 11th Quadrennial Delegates Conference in Sunyani

Brong Ahafo TEWU Holds Its 11th Quadrennial Delegates Conference in Sunyani

The Brong Ahafo Regional Teachers and Educational Workers Union of TUC (Ghana) has held its 11th quadrennial delegates conference in Sunyani on Friday, July 24, to elect new executives to steer the affairs of the union for the next 4 years. The conference was under the theme: Quality Education A Critical Tool For Development in Brong Ahafo; The Role of […]

Ghanaians in Chicago urged to woo investors

Ghanaians in Chicago urged to woo investors

Source: GNA Mrs Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, has appealed to organisers of the Ghana Festival Celebration 2015 in Chicago to use the event to attract investments into Ghana. “There are several areas of opportunity, which will excite and benefit potential investors,” she added. Mrs Ofosu-Adjare was speaking as the special guest of honour at the […]

Gov’t pharmacists declare nationwide strike again

Gov’t pharmacists declare nationwide strike again

Source: citifmonline.com The Government and Hospital Pharmacists Association (GHOSPA) has announced that its members will embark on a nationwide strike beginning Friday, July 31st. The Association argues that almost a year after the Chief of Staff directed the Finance Ministry to address grievances of pharmacists related to their placement on the single spine salary structure, the Ministry has failed to […]

Unpaid nurses threaten strike

Unpaid nurses threaten strike

Source: Daily Guide The leadership of the group calling itself the Unpaid Nurses and Midwives in the Ashanti Region has threatened to go on strike if the Ministry of Finance does not ensure their clearance and pay all outstanding salaries by July 31, 2015. The group mentioned that information they have gathered so far indicated that their financial clearance has […]

Gunman was not crazy – Judge fights back

Gunman was not crazy – Judge fights back

Source: citifmonline.com The judge who presided over the case in which the man arrested for illegal possession of a firearm at the Ringway Assemblies of God church has dismissed questions over the mental capacity of the accused. Charles Antwi confessed in court on Tuesday that he went to the church on Sunday with the intention of killing President Mahama. He […]

Eschew The Tendency To Destroy Ghana’s Culture And Traditions–Prof. Emmanuel Kwaku Asante

Eschew The Tendency To Destroy Ghana’s Culture And Traditions–Prof. Emmanuel Kwaku Asante

The Presiding Bishop of Methodist Church Ghana, Most Reverend Professor Emmanuel Kwaku Asante has called on Ghanaians to encounter the past and the future with the view of charting a course for the future and build a firm foundation that was laid by our formers. He disclosed during an address at the 2015 Metho-Fest held in the Brong Ahafo Regional […]

Brong Ahafo Regional Fire Service Salutes Retired Officers

Brong Ahafo Regional Fire Service Salutes Retired Officers

The Brong-Ahafo Regional command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has commended the out-going fire commander, (ACFO) Kwame Apraku Larbi who has been transferred to Accra; as well as other fire officers in the region who are proceeding on retirement for their gallant roles that they played to ensure fire safety during their term in the service. Brong Ahafo […]

OMCs begin further reduction of petroleum products

OMCs begin further reduction of petroleum products

Some Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) have begun a further reduction in the prices of petroleum products in line with full price deregulation of the sector. The Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has dropped its prices to levels that could make it one of the lowest in the industry so far. A litre of petrol at the various service stations of […]

Rex Omar Cries For More Shows After His Return Into The Music Scene

Rex Omar Cries For More Shows After His Return Into The Music Scene

Legendary Ghanaian High-life Musician Rex Owusu Marfo know in showbiz circles as Rex Omar, says he is now ready for every shows that may come on his way after years of returning back into the music scene. The veteran musician in an interview with Melvina Frimpong Manson on Suncity Radio last Saturday said, “The return of Rex Omar is a […]

We need to improve the safety of Ghanaian Children – Ama K. Abebrese

We need to improve the safety of Ghanaian Children – Ama K. Abebrese

Award-Winning Actress, Television Presenter and Producer Ama K. Abebrese who also double as a Child Safety Icon for Safe Child Ghana, an NGO which help prevents injury, protects children and promotes child development through empowerment, advocacy and education to achieve behavioural change, have called on parents/guardians, the public and all stakeholders to help improve the safety of Ghanaian children. Ama […]