Men Carry Their Wives And Others Swim As They Battle For Survival After Heavy Rainfall
Men and women in the part of Krobo battle for survival after days of heavy Downpour resulting in flood and collapsing bridge that connects neighboring communities. The Otorkpolu Bridge in the Krobo Land area on the Odumase to Asesewa highway has been partially submerged by water after continuous heavy downpour in the Eastern Region which has made it difficult for commuters including vehicles to cross.
Types of waist beads Culture and Meaning
Waist beads are worn for the child at the naming ceremony. In certain tribes, these beads are worn for both male and female child. As the male child grows and starts to learn how to walk, his beads will be removed. For the female child, she keeps wearing the beads, and more are added as she grows.
ECG - Krobo Impasse Will Cost Us 2024 Elections - NPP Communicator
A member of the eastern regional communication team for the ruling New Patriotic Party, NPP, who doubles as government spokesperson and hails from Somanya, Aboagye Edmond and affectionately called Citizen Aboagye, has revealed that the ongoing misunderstanding between the people of Krobo and the Electricity company of Ghana will highly affect the 2024 general election.
[Video] Military Officers Storms Eastern Region With Weapons Over Installation Of Pre-Paid Meters.
UTV Ghana drops videos of Military officers as they were deployed in their numbers to see to it that, Installation of pre - paid meters in the Eastern Region of Ghana was carried out peacefully. According to the report we have gathered from UTV, this particular incidence occured precisely at Krobo in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Popular Ghanaian Footballer Installed As Chief Of Krobo Manya
The Arsenal midfielder, Thomas Teye Partey has been installed as Development Chief of Manya Krobo. The Manya Krobo Traditional Area, Nene Salute II also honored Thomas Teye Partey for his exploits in a short ceremony. The honor is believe based on the achievement of Thomas on the international level in terms of football.
They do not respect krobo people and their Leaders
They do not care/respect Krobo people and our leaders/paramount chiefs allowed this to happen to us. After unnecessarily & illegally using soldiers with guns to intimidate/forcefully install prepaid meters in many homes, ECG/Energy Min. decided to cut electricity supply to Homes and businesses on Kroboland for many days now.
Video: Pupils And Residents of Odumase- Krobo Lives in Fear
Information reaching Adom 102.3 FM indicates that the residents and pupils of Odumase- Krobo are living in fear because the electricity pole at the District of Manya- Krobo has been weak for days. According to Adom News anchor, there is a school at Manya- Krobo called Abansi Islamic school and the pupils cry bitterly on their way to the school because the weak electricity pole is situated at the back of the school's building.
2022 National science and maths quiz preliminary stage contexts in the eastern region.
The 2022 national science and maths quiz has been great at the preliminary stage, most of the schools are doing well in other to get their at the top in terms of the science and maths quiz competition. Here are the results of the national science and maths quiz in the eastern region;
What The Government Is Doing Against The People Of Krobo Is Wrong - Captain Smart Hints
The host of the Onua Morning Show Captain Smart blew his trumpet this morning concerning the government's decision against the people of Krobo. Captain Smart speaking this morning on the Maakye program revealed that he is not supporting the decision of Krobo citizens not to comply with the government's decision on the prepaid meters but that doesn't guarantee the government should cut off their power.
Chiefs In Krobo Sends Simple Message To ECG
Prepaid meters installation in the Krobo municipality has become one of the challenges in the country after they organized a demonstration against the government and warned ECG not to send representatives to the community. Just in a video posted by UTV Ghana on their Facebook page. The people of Krobo have organized a meeting to protest against the ECG and the government.
NPP’s Fanteakwa South 2nd Vice Chairman declares intention to contest upcoming Parliamentary Primaries
The 2nd Vice Chairman of the New Patriotic Party in the Fanteakwa South Constituency, Nana Akomeah Jnr. has declared his intention to contest the upcoming Parliamentary Primaries of the party. Nana Akomeah Jnr. disclosed this in an interview with the Press during his Xmas tour of the Constituency where he joined party executives in the various Polling stations and Electoral Areas to celebrate Christmas.
ECG removes service cables of 24 customers in Krobo over alleged illegality
The Tema Provincial Office of the Power Organization of Ghana (ECG) has detached and eliminated administration links of 24 clients in its Krobo Area following their supposed contribution in unlawful associations. The Tema ECG Provincial Advertising Official, Sakyiwaa Mensah uncovered this to the Ghana News Organization in a meeting in Tema after the primary day of a meter observing practice in pieces of Krobo set out upon by the organization.
Conflict Between ECG And The People Of Krobo Land:
Kroboland people never said they will not pay bills!! Our Chiefs met the authorities to talk about ECG & the over billing issues/military deployment on kroboland and to call on them to bring everyone onboard to find a lasting solution to the problems between the krobo people and ECG.
Update On Restoration Of Power To The Krobo Bloc
For over two weeks now, the Krobo bloc, i. e. Lower Many a and Yilo Krobo municipality have been cut off the national grid by the electricity company of Ghana. Several engagements have been made between the two parties to restore power as soon as possible so as to mitigate the already caused adverse effects.
Military Brutalities again as soldiers subject residents of Nuaso, Lower Manya to sever beatings
Updates from Nuaso in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality on the impass of the ECG/Krobo land has revealed that the supposed 'military engineers' are subjecting residents of the area to sever beatings. According to the source, the residents were severely molested with electric cables as thick as the middle finger of a fully grown adult.
Residents of Krobo chant war songs in protest of the military-led installation of ECG prepaid meters
Hundreds of residents in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality have taken to the streets to protest the installation of prepaid meters in the area by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). Kpong, Agormanya, Nuaso, Abom, and Manya Kpongunor were among the residents. Under military protection, ECG began installing prepaid meters on Tuesday as part of a plan to improve revenue collection in the Krobo area.
If you interfere with ECG work, you will be arrested, according to National Security.
The Ministry of National Security has warned the youth of the Krobo Enclave not to cause mayhem in order to disrupt the duties of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in the area. According to the National Security, any action by the youth that interferes with the work of the power distribution company will result in arrest and prosecution.
ECG Restores Electric Power To Kroboland Few Hours Ago After 3 Weeks Outage
Following a peaceful resolution of an impasse, the Electricity Company of Ghana restored power to the Krobo area on just this evening after three weeks without an electric power supply. The restoration of power also came as a result of local overhead lines and transformers that were damaged being repaired.
Kroboland Versus ECG: Parliament Finally Breaks Silence
The heated disagreement between the the youth of the Kroboland and the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), has been going on for some years now. There's tension between the Krobo youth, and the officials of the ECG started, after the youth had accused Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) of wrong billing, and had refused to continue the payments of their electricity bills.
ECG employees conduct customer education in the Krobo enclave.
Following the installation of prepaid meters in several areas under their authority, staff from the Electricity Company of Ghana in the Krobo District have begun several consumer engagement and education activities. The continuous education sessions have been conducted in a variety of ways to ensure that customers understand the working of the prepaid meters, including the use of media, an information van, and information leaflets.