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Public announcement for all Accra road users

The Ministry of Highways acting through the department of urban roads wishes to inform the general public and road users of that there will be some interruption to flow of traffic within Darkuman and its environments for a period of one month starting today to 12th November, 2021. This interruption will be done each day from 8am to 5pm.

  16 days ago ago
Public announcement for all Accra road users

SOCIETY

There Is Something Fishy Ongoing At Your Ministry – Kwesi Pratt Boldly Tells Egyapa Mercer

Yesterday it was revealed that GRIDCO had released a new timetable for power outages for some parts in Accra for the next two months. In the release, GRIDCO cited the power outages to some repairs and this would affect the supply of power. There has been mixed reactions to this as Ghanaians were living with the thought that the era of dumsor was over per the promises of the government and the Ministry of Energy.

  21 days ago ago
There Is Something Fishy Ongoing At Your Ministry – Kwesi Pratt Boldly Tells Egyapa Mercer

SOCIETY

Check out ECG's dumsor timetable starting from May 1

Review ECG's Dumsor Time Table From 1st May  The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has released the timetable for power outages for Greater Accra Region starting from May 2021.This is a result of a project they are doing to improve the power supply reliability and system outages.

  5 months ago ago
Check out ECG's dumsor timetable starting from May 1

CAREER-JOBS

Former GRIDCo Boss, Loses Promising 27yr Old Son and Also Engineer In USA In A Very Sad Way. DETAILS

Life is supposed to be full and long, but when the hand of icy death strikes, he cuts it short and makes the memories of persons, who were on a sure successful journey, end in pains, for their loved ones and such is the story of just27years old, Andrew-Drew Skd Amuna.

  3 months ago ago
Former GRIDCo Boss, Loses Promising 27yr Old Son and Also Engineer In USA In A Very Sad Way. DETAILS

SOCIETY

Dumsor Is Back Until December 5: Check Whether Or Not You Are Affected

The most annoying social phenomenon that occurs in Ghana for sometime now has been the frequent and intermittent power outages that occur accasionally, sometimes for a number of months, popularly worded in Ghana as "dumsor" is finally back again into the system. According to a letter signed and issued by the Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) and confirmed by Joy News and Citi News/FM, the intermittent power outages is scheduled to take place from Tuesday, October 5 to December 5, 2021.

  21 days ago ago
Dumsor Is Back Until December 5: Check Whether Or Not You Are Affected

SOCIETY

DUMSOR Is Back In Accra. Check The Locations

"DUMSOR" which means on and off is a term most Ghanaians use to call a too much power outage in the country. This government is trying their best not to make "DUMSOR" tarnish their image but, as of now, this "DUMSOR" has to come on because, it's necessary.

  21 days ago ago
DUMSOR Is Back In Accra. Check The Locations

SOCIETY

Power Outage to hit Parts of Accra for, from Today to December 5

Part of Accra will experience power outage which will last from today 5th October to 5th December to enable GriDco company to do their neccessary restructuring of power loads within Accra townships. This activity that will last for two good months , from October to December will affect daily activities for livelihood for people living in some part of Accra.

  21 days ago ago
Power Outage to hit Parts of Accra for, from Today to December 5

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana's Intermittent Power Supply

The electricity of Ghana started a load shedding exercise for communities who receive electricity from the Pokuase bulk supply point, these communities were placed in different groups to properly streamline the interruption of power.Some residents and business owners who were affected shared their experiences on how they have been greatly affected by this exercise and called to the Electricity Company of Ghana not to extend the load shedding exercise.

  5 months ago ago
Ghana's Intermittent Power Supply

SOCIETY

Ghana Grid Company's Message To Ghanaians.

Ghana Grid Company's Message To Ghanaians. Workers for GRIDCo says the is going to be load shedding, which is necessary for some major maintenance works which they will carry out within the three-month period. Corporate Communications Manager for Ghana Grid Company, Ebenezer Amankwah explained the parts of Ghana which is going to experience intermittent power outage, so their engineers will work on substations and plants across the country.

  3 months ago ago
Ghana Grid Company's Message To Ghanaians.

POLITICS

Akufo Addo Has Abandoned The Good Legacy Of John Mahama - John Jinapor

Akufo Addo Has Abandoned The Good Legacy Of John Mahama - John Jinapor Honourable John Jinapor who is the former power minister has boldly revealed that His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa the president of Ghana has abandoned the good legacy the former president, Mr. John Dramani Mahama left during his tenure of office.

  6 months ago ago
Akufo Addo Has Abandoned The Good Legacy Of John Mahama - John Jinapor

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The eight-day dumsor has finally come to an end, according to ECG.

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has finally announced the end of the eight-day power outage (dumsor) in some parts of Accra. The Electricity Company of Ghana, in collaboration with the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo), declared a power outage in some parts of the country for eight days, beginning on Monday, May 10th, and ending on Saturday, May 17th, 2021.

  5 months ago ago
The eight-day dumsor has finally come to an end, according to ECG.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

DUMSOR SPECIAL: Parts of Ghana To Experience Power Outages.

Ghana Grid Company, GRIDCO has made it known to Ghanaians about its intent to cut off power supply in certain areas of Accra to enhance it's operations. They said this exercise is going to strengthen power supply activities in Ghana to enhance productivity. GRIDCO has written to the Electricity Company of Ghana to seek their consent on this issue since power loads being transmitted to Pokuase, Achimota, Accra East and Tema is not sufficient.

  21 days ago ago
DUMSOR SPECIAL: Parts of Ghana To Experience Power Outages.

SOCIETY

Mix reactions as Ghanaians experience "Dumsor".

Ghanaians have expressed their dissatisfaction in the way and manner the government is handling power crisis in the country.Most of which have addressed and described the government as being scammers.This is followed by the current disruption in the power supplied to Ghanaians.Earlier this month, the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCO) have issued a press statement informing Ghanaians of a planned maintenance work which will affect power supply in the country hence will come out with a timetable to enable them distribute power to Ghanaians accordingly.

  6 months ago ago
Mix reactions as Ghanaians experience

SOCIETY

'Dumsor' To Be Arrested Soon As New Bulk Supply Station Construction Almost Completed In Kasoa

Dumsor arrested already Earlier this morning, the energy minister, Matthew Opoku Prempeh was accompanied by the Minister for Information, Hon.Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah and other officials from GRIDCO, ECG and MiDA to inspect the ongoing project for the construction of a Bulk Supply Point (BSP) at Kasoa.

  6 months ago ago
'Dumsor' To Be Arrested Soon As New Bulk Supply Station Construction Almost Completed In Kasoa

SOCIETY

We Are Doing More Than Enough For Power Generation. Ghana National Gas Company

Power Outages recently is becoming rampant in the country since the president, HE Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo began his second term administration.Ghana witnessed a total blackout in the country on 12th March 2021, three months after inauguration of the president.Following this, some Ghanaians blamed the ECG and GRIDCo for it.

  5 months ago ago
We Are Doing More Than Enough For Power Generation. Ghana National Gas Company

POLITICS

Dumsor is not back (Ministry of Energy)

Ghanaians were made to believe that “Dumsor” was a thing of the past after the 2016 elections.Indeed, before that time, it was a daily tormentor of the lives of all residents in Ghana because it was severe.Whiles it was causing us sleepless night, it had resulted in the collapse of many businesses in the country causing us our daily meal as well.

  6 months ago ago
Dumsor is not back (Ministry of Energy)

POLITICS

Napo Destroys NDC MP's Over Load Shedding Saga

The allegations made by the minority in the parliament about the current power situation in the country has however, being disprove by the Ministry of Energy.the Minority in Parliament addressing a press conference on Wednesday descended on the government over poor communication over the power issues which has eventually results into the intermittent power cuts in parts of the country.

  6 months ago ago
Napo Destroys NDC MP's Over Load Shedding Saga

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Clearing all debt owed ECG is a key to improving liquidity – Energy Minister.

The Minister for Energy, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, says the government has paid all obligations owed to the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) as of March 2020, to help improve the organization's liquidity.The public authority had at first paid a normal of GHC2 billion straightforwardly to ECG's providers (i.e VRA, IPPs, and GRIDCo) to settle GoG's obligation to ECG.

  5 months ago ago
Clearing all debt owed ECG is a key to improving liquidity – Energy Minister.

SOCIETY

Government to close these areas for some time for these reasons.

The Ministry of Roads and Highways has declared to close parts of the N4 highway in Accra, briefly.The N4 highway is the same as the Tetteh Quarshie-Madina-Adentan Road.The closure, which is to take place between May 8 and 9 during the long stretches of 8:00 am and 12:00 pm every day, “is to enable GRIDco undertake the stringing of transmission line conductors across the N4” a statement from the Ministry.

  5 months ago ago
Government to close these areas for some time for these reasons.

SOCIETY

William Amuna, the former CEO of GRIDCo, lost his son in a drowning accident in the United States.

William Amuna, the former CEO of Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo), has lost his son in a drowning accident in the United States. Andrew Amuna, a 27-year-old engineer, drowned on Saturday afternoon in the Granite Point Snake River near Pullman County, Washington, where he had gone fishing with a coworker.

  3 months ago ago
William Amuna, the former CEO of GRIDCo, lost his son in a drowning accident in the United States.