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Early Child Marriage: MFCS Charges Gov’t To Prioritize Protection Of Children

Programs Director for Muslim Family Counseling Services (MFCS) Mohammed Bun Bida has called on the government of Ghana and world leaders to prioritize the protection of vulnerable children in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Consequent to the negative rising from the COVID including increased poverty levels, rising hunger and reduced access to education which

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NGOs To Start Head Counting Of Street Children In Ksi 4th October

A network of Non-governmental organizations in Ghana will from 4th October 2021 commence a head count of all street connected children within the Kumasi metropolis. The NGOs constituting the network are Safe-Child Advocacy, Chance for Children and Muslim Family Counseling Servicing; members of the Global Alliance for Street Work. The exercise per the agreed plan

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SAD: Compound Houses In Kumasi Lack Toilet Facilities- Ministry Discloses

Majority of houses within Greater Kumasi lacking toilet facilities are compound houses; implementors of GAMA Sanitation and Water Project have disclosed. A random sampling and assement of 7,141 houses, conducted by officials within the month of March 2021 gave statistical details that 51 percent of the number has no form of toilet facility. They explained

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Mining Brouhaha!! GNASSM Calls For Immediate Release Of Arrested Taskforce

The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) has called for the immediate release of its taskforce and other members who were recently arrested by a group of military men on the instructions of Ashanti Regional National Security Boss. Describing the arrest as one sided unfounded allegation, the leadership has rejected extortion and harassment

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Just In: Danger Looms At Atwima Kwanwoma, Residents Threaten ‘Demo’ Against Officials

Aggrieved residents of Kwanwoma Akyeremade, a community located within the Atwima Kwanwoma District of Ashanti region are lacing their boots to stage a massive protest against officials of Feeder Roads Department. Reason for their yet to be hatched protest is premised on their prolonged failure to provide speed rumps on the road that stretches through

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NBU Project: Chief Vows To Demolish Properties At Asokore Mampong

Chief for Akotosu, a community located within the Asokore Mampong Municipality has announced to pull down all buildings and properties constructed at unapproved locations in his community. He told www.leakynews.net on Sunday that he will commence the demolishing very soon and that the exercise will be carried out jointly with officials of Asokore Mampong Municipal

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“Galamsey” Menace: “It Is Irresponsible To Blame Asantehene”-Dr. Asafo Adjei

The overlord of the Asante Kingdom Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has earned a strong defense from faithful sympathizers against unguarded remarks peddled against him by detractors on issues related to “galamsey” and economic hardship in the country. Members of a group called Asante Congress; an umbrella organization comprising over 34 Asante groups have replied disparagers

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Asokore Mampong: NBU Project Coordinator Commends Development Committee

Coordinator for No Business as Usual (NBU) Project Roberta Aryetey has commended youth and development committee of Aboabo No. 2 electoral area. She has praised them for their active and exemplary role geared towards the demand for accountability from duty bearers and ultimately the development of the area. In a strong admonishing to executives of

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Population And Housing Census: “Don’t Exempt Yourself, Get Counted” -Amansie West DCE To Residents

Chief Executive Officer for Amansie West District Hon Nii Lartey Ollenu has charged residents within his jurisdiction to avoid exempting themselves from the ongoing population and housing census which kicked-off last Sunday 27th June 2021. The activity which is being carried out by government statistician forms part of a global and national development agenda, hence

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Breaking: Strong Petition Hits Omanhene Of Juaben Over Ban Imposition

George Opoku Amponsah Plot 4, Block XIII, Juaben Estate 9th June, 2021 The Omanhene, Juaben Traditional Area, Juaben Palace, Juaben – Ashanti. Dear Sir, LETTER OF PETITION TO LIFT BAN ON FUNERAL RITES IN JUABEN May I respectfully, convey to you, my heartfelt felicitations on your enviable 50th anniversary as Paramount Chief of Juaben Traditional

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SOS/NBU Project: “Protect State Properties”-NCCE Boss To Akwatia-Line Residents

Asokore Mampong Municipal Director for the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) Mr. Matthew Agbanu has through the No Business as Usual (NBU) Project sent a strong caution to residents of Akwatia-line electoral area. Delivering a talk at a town hall meeting organized under the auspices of the European Union Funded Project (NBU) on 5th

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NBU Project: Parkoso Assemblyman Decries Community’s Support Against Crime

Assemblyman for Parkoso electoral area has decried the declined communal support towards the fight against criminal activities within his jurisdiction. Hon Emmanuel Broni was elected into office last year 2020 and as part of his plans aimed at heightening the level of security instituted a 20-member security task force. However, monthly financial incentives for each

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Shut Up!!…You Slept With Somebody’s Wife But We Kept Quite- Captain Smart

Broadcast journalist Captain Smart has finally responded to allegations spewed against him by the host of Ogye3 Mmre on Angel FM, Prophet Adu Boahen consequent to his resignation from the media powerhouse. Captian Smart was suspended by Angel FM on May 6, 2021, for allegedly repeatedly slandering government officials including President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

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Asanko Gold Mine Hands Over Ultra-modern School Building To Tetrem Community

Officials of Asanko Gold Mine have completed the construction of a cluster of modern classrooms plus other academic facilities for students and residents of New Tetrem community of the Amansie West District in Ashanti region. The building of the projected which kick-started last year 2020 and took eight months to hit the stage of completion.

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