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Security Council closes down Bechem Central Mosque

The Bechem Municipal Security Council has closed down the Bechem Central Mosque, following a misunderstanding among some Muslim persons in the town. Last Friday the Muslim community in the Municipality nearly turned bloody when a clash erupted between some aggrieved Muslim youth in the town. A section of the Muslim …

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Akufo-Addo leaves for Niger, France, takes annual leave

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Saturday left Ghana at the head of the Ghanaian delegation to attend the 12th Extraordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union, being held in Niamey, Niger. The Summit will launch the operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), after it …

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Over 3000 teenage pregnancies recorded in Wa West

The National Youth Authority (NYA) in partnership with Plan International Ghana is calling for concerted efforts to sustain the fight against high teenage pregnancies and early marriages being recorded in communities around the Wa West District. Reports by district health officials state that from 2012 to 2018, the area recorded …

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Prospective voters appeal for registration extension

Prospective voters waiting in long queues to be registered in the Sunyani Municipality are appealing to the Electoral Commission (EC) to extend the duration of the on-going Limited Voter Registration Exercise. According to them, the number of would-be voters to be registered have increased, though the exercise officially ends today, …

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Flood submerge farms in Akatsi South

Gushing floodwaters submerged acreages of farms, destroying crops worth hundreds of cedis in three communities in the Akatsi South District of the Volta region. Mr. Ocloo Mawuli Egos, the District Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), told the Ghana News Agency(GNA)  that vegetable, cereal and cassava farms were …

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