Business

EU Funded GrEEn Project Sensitizes Residents of Kumawu On Violence Against Women

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Implementers of the SOS Green Project strongly believe that women’s financial independence is cardinal among measures aimed at reducing their victimization experiences of Violence Against Women. Engaging women of the Sekyere Kumawu District on Friday 25th November 2022, they highlighted financial training as one of the interventions they have rolled out

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Ghana Tourism Authority Trains Traditional Caterers In Kumasi

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com The ‘Beyond the Return’ secretariat of the Ghana Tourism Authority; a 10-year follow up project to “Year of Return, Ghana 2019” has organized a day’s customer service training for traditional caterers in Ashanti region. The capacity building event which forms part of the “December in GH 2022” initiative came into fruition

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MFCS Charges Gov’t To Tighten Policies On Rights Of Children

Muslim Family Counseling Services (MFCS); a non-governmental organisation has charged government to revisit and tighten up policies that focus on the rights of Children. Child abuse per the assertion of officials of MFCS is still on the rise in some parts of the country. Coinciding with the celebration of the International Children’s Day, Mohammed Bun

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Bekwai Municipal Assembly Starts Resgistration For Household Bio Digester Toilet Facility

Bekwai Municipal Assembly has heightened its efforts at improving the standard of sanitation. Through a partnership with Kedat K7 Ghana Limited a non-governmental organization, it has rolled out a construction and installation of bio digester toilet facility program for all households within the municipality. Under the initiative, beneficiaries will pay half of the actual cost

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ANIDA Women’s Development Center Supports Women On Skills Training

The All Nations International Development Agency (ANIDA), had, through the Women’s Development Centre (WDC), rescued 35 women and men through its educational sponsorship empowerment program. The graduands, during their training in the University emphasized on marketing, computer literacy, reading, writing, speaking of the English language, hairdressing and others. The ANIDA Women’s Development Center was established

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Business

EU Funded Green Project: Officials Hold Green Reg Job Fair In Ashanti Region

To support job creation and the growth of local businesses, SNV Netherlands Development Organisation under its European Union in Ghana-funded, GrEEn Project, has organised the second of its Green Regional Job Fair in the Ashanti Region in partnership with the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations, Ministry of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development, Association

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Bosomtwe Asaman Chief Holds Durbar…Set To Construct Technical School

Chief for Bosomtwe Asaman Nana Okogyeasuo Adu-Gyamfi I has expressed optimism that his vision to construct an ultramodern Senior High Technical School will succeed in producing great personalities for the community. Speaking at a fund raising durbar held last Sunday in aid of the construction of the project, he gave reference to how a school

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Child Marriage: “Ghana Gov’t Is Not Up To The Task”- GNB Ghana Castigates

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com The National Chairperson for Girls Not Brides (GNB, Ghana); a coalition of Civil Society Organizations Hajia Fati Seidu has critiqued that government has not been up to the task in relation to the protection of the welfare and rights of the girl child. Heightened rate of child marriage in some parts

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Business

2022 Green Reg Job Fair: Gov’t Creates 27,291 Jobs In Ashanti Region- Minister Discloses

By Enock Akonnor; enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Government of Ghana has created over 5 million direct and indirect jobs since 2017; Hon Ignatius Baffour Awuah, Minister for Employment and Labor Relations has announced. He has mentioned that government is working at constructing 54 factories in Ashanti region under the One District One Factory Initiative (1D1F) and with 27

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Crime and Punishment

Just In: Woman Deserts Home To Avoid Mob Attack For Lesbianism At Asokore Mampong

A young woman of 29 who lives at New Zongo at Asokore Mampong in Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional capital, has reportedly disappeared from her residence. For some weeks now, Salamatu, who trades in groceries in the neighbourhood, has not been seen around. Reports indicate that she is fleeing from angry community members for her involvement

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Governance

“He Has Done Nothing Wrong…These Technocrats Should Be Sacked”- Kofi Akpaloo To Nana Addo

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Ghanaian politician Percival Kofi Akpaloo has kicked against the call by members of parliament for the dismissal of the Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta over charges of corruption and economic mismanagement. The sacking of the Minister of State for Finance Charles Adu Boahen by the President over allegations of impropriety according

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Origin And Meaning Of The Name “Canada”…This Article Will Blow Your Mind

Welcome home valued reader! Origin of the name “Canada” In fact today, it seems impossible to imagine Canada by any other name. However, there were a number of other interesting suggestions and events leading up to the formal christening of the nation in 1867. The name “Canada” likely comes from the Huron-Iroquois word “kanata,” meaning

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Dormaa West MP & Helping African Foundation Provide Furnished Computer Lab

The Member of Parliament for Dormaa West, Hon. Vincent Oppong Asamoah has provided a well furnished computer lab dubbed “Yamoransa model type lab” in his constituency. This initiative was in partnership with Helping African Foundation, a Non-government organisation from the United States of America. The facility has 2 computer lab halls with 29 computers each,

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Religious

Breaking: Evangelist Daniel Kolenda Is In Town

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com International Evangelist Daniel Kolenda has arrived in Kumasi for the much awaited mega crusade in Ashanti region dubbed: “Great Asanteman Gospel Crusade”. He touched the tarmac of the Kumasi  Airport last Wednesday with the team of Christ for all Nations (CfaN) around 6:30pm. His arrival was accredited with a colorful and

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