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SOCIETY

Sick Driver Who Refused Medication Lands Passengers In A River In Wassa

A bus driver has driven his passengers into a water body in Wassa Abrepo. The mini-bus was moving from Kumasi to Bogoso. According to the passengers, the driver was sick and they even asked him to pack and get some medicine but he decided to continue the journey.

  2 months ago ago
Sick Driver Who Refused Medication Lands Passengers In A River In Wassa

ENVIRONMENT

The old and new photo of River Ankobra will tell you that Nana Addo is right to end galamsey

The fight against galamsey is back as the president is committed to fight until the menace ends.Last Wednesday, the president of the Republic of Ghana sent over 200 soldiers to the camp of galamseyers to see to it that, no one is allowed to mine illegally.

  8 months ago ago
The old and new photo of River Ankobra will tell you that Nana Addo is right to end galamsey

SOCIETY

Thank you Abu Jinapor. Ankobra gradually returning to it natural state after galamsey clamp down.

Water bodies in Ghana were at the brink of destruction following the degradable activities of small scale miners, popularly know in Ghana as galamsey.Water bodies including the river Ankobra and Pra river have been inundated with dirt and heavy additives rendering them virtually unusable.The situation burst the floodgates wide, and from within were torrents of cry and pleads to the government to help curb the issue.

  8 months ago ago
Thank you Abu Jinapor. Ankobra gradually returning to it natural state after galamsey clamp down.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Galamsey Operators Adopt New Strategy On Ankobra River; Time For Government To Improvise Too

The usual operations taken by the Galamsey Taskforce at the various mining districts, especially those along river bodies could go waste given the fact that these recalcitrant illegal miners had improved to prevent their machinery from getting destroyed. As smart as they can be, these galamsey operators [illegal miners] are not threatened by the fierce operations of the security officers who go on usual patrols on the Ankobra river in the Nzema area of the Western Region.

  5 months ago ago
Galamsey Operators Adopt New Strategy On Ankobra River; Time For Government To Improvise Too

ENVIRONMENT

List of Rivers in Ghana - From River Ankobra to River Pra to River Ofin to Volta, All 25 of them.

Rivers play an important part in the ecology and geography of an area, and also plays a crucial part in the survival of many people who live close to it. They serves as a habitat for aquatic animals, source of water for household and also serves as a drainage channel for surface water.

  7 months ago ago
List of Rivers in Ghana - From River Ankobra to River Pra to River Ofin to Volta, All 25 of them.

ENVIRONMENT

Current state of the Ankobra river due to illegal mining activities(Photos)

Illegal mining is fought in the front door and highly embraced through the backdoor. The very people who are against the practice publicly, fund it secretly. There are people in Ghana who never want the country to move forward due to selfish reasons. Even though there's high level of unemployment in the country, illegal mining is not a good choice to make a living.

  5 months ago ago
Current state of the Ankobra river due to illegal mining activities(Photos)

ENVIRONMENT

"This is Sad"- See the colours of our top 5 Rivers bodies In Ghana now

We all know most of the river in Ghana is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river.Ghana as a nation has some major river which is most recognize and server the nation interms of electricity, agricuture, drinking, etc Such river is river Volta, Pra, Densu, Ankobra, Ayesu, Tano and so on.

  8 months ago ago

ENVIRONMENT

Before and After Pictures Of Ghana - How Galamsey Has Destroyed Our Land

Galamsey has done more harm than good to our motherland Ghana.Galamsey is a term locally used in Ghana which means illegal small scale mining.From our research, 'Galamsey' was derived from "gather them and sell''. This act started in 1989 when a system was implemented for obtaining small-scale mining licenses according to The Small-Scale Gold Mining Act Of 1989.

  7 months ago ago
Before and After Pictures Of Ghana - How Galamsey Has Destroyed Our Land

ENTERTAINMENT

Rivers couldn't be protected how about protecting borders against Coronavirus- Shatta Wale mocks

So the mockery on the justification on the deployment of troops to the Volta Region has taken another dimension. Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale finds laughable the chances of succeeding with this deployment. He questioned that based on what he termed as a 'failure' on the part of government to protect our water bodies from the operations of illegal mining, whihc is popularly known as galamsey, with the same military forces. Shatta Wale mocked that protecting our borders against the importation of the novel coronavirus

  1 year ago ago
Rivers couldn't be protected how about protecting borders against Coronavirus- Shatta Wale mocks

CULTURE

Berief history of the Ankobra river.

Berief history of the Ankobra river. The Ankobra Basin is one of the south-western basins of Ghana. It is located within latitudes 4o 52’N and 6o 27’N, and longitudes 1o 42’W and 2o 33’W. It is bounded to the East; West and South by the Pra Basin, Tano Basin and the Gulf of Guinea respectively.

  7 months ago ago
Berief history of the Ankobra river.

SOCIETY

Stop Galamsey Now - Concerned Youth Of Ghana cautions

The current state of our water bodies depicts clearly that Ghana in some few years would undoubtedly lose all its water bodies to pollution.  From results attained by researchers on most of these water bodies, we have come to know that some of these water bodies are highly polluted to the extent that they cannot be recycled and even if they could, it would demand a huge sum of money. Something I have reason to believe Ghana is surely not ready for.  Most of these water bodies appear to be threatened by illegal

  9 months ago ago
Stop Galamsey Now - Concerned Youth Of Ghana cautions

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Latest news in Ellembelle Western Ghana June 21, 2020

Following the massive rainfall this Sunday which has cause flooding in some towns, Ankobra a town close to the Ankobra river have been affected greatly. The rain has cause a flood which has never happened over the years according to the people residing at that place. They said "the flood has been happening over the years but not as massive as this year's" which clearly indicates that it is not new to them but have surpass their expectations. In view of this the people are pleading on the incumbent governmen

  1 year ago ago
Latest news in Ellembelle Western Ghana June 21,  2020