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SOCIETY

We’ll Sell The Car To Fix The Bridge: Driver In Trouble For Damaging The Only Bridge In A Community

The Ahanta West Municipality of the Western Region is one of the few areas in the country with many villages. One thing that is very paramount about the municipality is the bad nature of roads. Apart from the main highways from Takoradi to Agona Nkwanta and the Apimanim to Elubo Road, about eighty percent of the roads in the area are in very sorry conditions.

  7 months ago ago
We’ll Sell The Car To Fix The Bridge: Driver In Trouble For Damaging The Only Bridge In A Community

EDUCATION

BECE Student Dies After Writing Maths Paper

A candidate writing his Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) has died following a short illness. The deceased who's name was given as Richard Mensah, was a final year student of he Apowa Methodist Junor High School in the Ahanta West Municipality of the Western Region. School authorities say, he fell unconscious a few minutes before the second paper, Basic Design Technology (BDT). Reports has it that he had complained of some headache when he got to the examination center but managed to sit for the

  1 year ago ago
BECE Student Dies After Writing Maths Paper

SOCIETY

I Took Small Alcohol: Driver Confesses After Crashing Two Vehicles

The Effiankwanta Regional Hospital in the Western Region is currently battling to save the life of a young student who was on board a trotro vehicle that collided with a truck loaded with cement in Takoradi. The student was rushed to the hospital after a private facility located where the accident happened could not contain the situation.

  1 year ago ago
I Took Small Alcohol: Driver Confesses After Crashing Two Vehicles

HEALTH

No monkeypox detected in Western Region – Ghana Health Service debunked claims

As per the Service, reports of such a condition suspected to have been located in the Western Region should be ignored. This follows a viral online entertainment post charging that the nation had recorded its most memorable case. There are currently around 237 affirmed and associated cases with monkeypox around the world.

  2 months ago ago
No monkeypox detected in Western Region – Ghana Health Service debunked claims

COVID

Parents eat humble pie as 1, 444 Akufo-Addo graduates take on WASSCE in Ahanta West Municipality

The 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has taken off today, Monday, August 3, 2020 in the Ahanta West Municipality (AWMA) in the Western Region amid strict adherence to COVID-19 safety protocols. A total of 1, 444 candidates, made up of 1,038 males and 358 females from three schools will sit for the examination at two centres throughout the Municipality. The schools are St. Mary’s Boys SHS with 746 candidates, Baidoo Bonsoe Secondary Technical School (BBSTS) with 615 candidates

  2 years ago ago
Parents eat humble pie as 1, 444 Akufo-Addo graduates take on WASSCE in Ahanta West Municipality

CRIME

Machete fight leaves 2 in critical condition

Two persons in their thirties (30s), Solomon Arku and Kwaku Prosper are currently in a very critical condition, after the two engaged in a bloody manchette fight over a disputed land at Kojokrom, a community in Elobonkanta in the Ahanta West Municipality of the Western Region.  The details of the case, according to the Municipal Police Commander DSP Valentine Akporsu, is that Solomon Arku was in the early hours of Sunday, May 17 2020, working on his farm when Kwaku Prosper appeared in the farm with a sharp

  2 years ago ago
Machete fight leaves 2 in critical condition

HEALTH

COVID-19 case counts shoots to 23 in Western Region

The latest surveillance report from the Western Region Health Directorate has indicated that total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the region as at this morning has shot up to twenty-three (23). This represents a two (2) case count difference to what was reported by the Disease and Surveillance Department of the Ghana Health Service yesterday on their website. Deputy Director for the Western Region Health Directorate, in-charge of Clinical Care, Dr. Atsu Dodor detailed the cases are expected to rise as the n

  2 years ago ago
COVID-19 case counts shoots to 23 in Western Region

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Breaking: Bridge collapses; pregnant woman injured in Butre

The wooden bridge connecting the Butre township has collapsed a while ago injuring a pregnant woman.  The severity of the injury is not yet known, but DAWURO sources understand that the injured has been rushed to the clinic for medical assistance.  The wooden bridge has been a major problem for the people of the town, who have made several complaints about it to the Ahanta West Municipal Assembly. These complaints, unfortunately, have not been attended to.  News sources in the Western Region understand that

  1 year ago ago
Breaking: Bridge collapses; pregnant woman injured in Butre

CAREER-JOBS

SNV Ghana Job Fair Has Been Beneficial To The Youth Of Agona Nkwanta In Western Region

Job creation is an important policy for every government because it increases employment rate of a country. When more jobs are created it allows more people to be able to work and earn income which at the end increases purchasing power. It therefore increases the domestic consumption and firms and companies will be willing to produce more goods and services because there would be more profit to earn. A job fair was organized for the youth at Agona Nkwanta in the Ahanta West Municipality of Western Region. This

  1 year ago ago
SNV Ghana Job Fair Has Been Beneficial To The Youth Of Agona Nkwanta In Western Region

COVID

More women registered onto NHIS in Ahanta West Municipality

The Ahantaman District Office of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in the Ahanta West Municipal Assembly (AWMA) of the Western Region (W/R) has registered 682 clients with 255 being males and 427 being females as at June 2020. Similarly, a total of Two-Thousand, Six-Hundred and Eighty-Four (2,684) renewal of NHIA cards were done within the same period, out of which One-Thousand, One-Hundred and Twelve (1,112) were males and One-Thousand, Five-Hundred and Seventy-Two (1,572) were females. Meanwhile,

  2 years ago ago
More women registered onto NHIS in Ahanta West Municipality

POLITICS

Young female activists in Ahanta West appeal to Pres Akufo-Addo to maintain MCE

Young female activists in the Ahanta West Municipality (AWMA) of the Western Region have made a humble appeal to President Nana Akufo-Addo to renominate the Ahanta West Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mrs Henrietta Mary Eyison for the second time.

  1 year ago ago
Young female activists in Ahanta West appeal to Pres Akufo-Addo to maintain MCE